A policy advocacy workshop aiming to support returned migrant women and their households took place in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on June 18.
A UNDP report has found that some 30 % of respondents in Vietnam who have disabilities were made unemployed by the COVID-19 pandemic while another 49 % saw their working hours cut.
The Korea International Co-operation Agency (KOICA) Hanoi office on April 23 provided a support package worth US$10,530 to the Vietnamese Women’s Union (VWU) to help disadvantaged women in Hanoi overcome difficulties caused by the COVID-19 outbreak.
The Republic of Korea (RoK)’s non-governmental organisation Medipeace held a forum on November 11 to seek ways to enhance the Vietnam-RoK cooperation in supporting the disabled in the central province of Quang Tri.
VOV.VN - Medipeace, the Republic of Korea (RoK)’s medical organisation for peace, has recently presented medical equipment to be used in eight rehabilitation rooms for disabled children in several communes throughout the central province of Quang Tri.
A conference on the development of energy efficiency projects took place in Ho Chi Minh City on October 1.
The Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) is planning to double official development assistance (ODA) for six members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) by 2023.
The Supreme People’s Court and the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) launched a project on improving trial transparency and quality at Vietnamese courts during a ceremony in Hanoi on April 26.
VOV.VN - By the end of the third quarter, Quang Ninh province will have built new housing for female victims of domestic violence to help them stabilize their lives and share their stories with victims of similar abuse.
Vietnam wants the international community to join efforts in dealing with war consequences, helping the country develop sustainably and participate in UN peacekeeping operations more actively.
A walk along Huong river was inaugurated and put into use in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue on January 15.
Handicapped Vietnamese children face obstacles to access education, leaving the majority of them with a low level of education and few job opportunities, heard a recent conference in Hanoi.
The Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA) and the Occupational Safety and Health Agency (KOSHA) of the Republic of Korea (RoK) signed an agreement on cooperation in occupational safety and health in Hanoi on October 4.
A project to deal with leftover bombs and mines has been launched in the central province of Quang Binh’s Quang Trach district as a cooperation activity between Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK).
VOV.VN - The Republic of Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) will dispatch a team of volunteer doctors to work at Da Nang Hospital for two years, providing technical support for the hospital.
A pedestrian road along the southern bank of Huong River, one of the most well-known destinations in Hue city in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue, will be put into use on September 15.
Major products of the Technical Assistance Project for Establishment of Vietnam Green City Master Plan assisted by the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) of the Republic of Korea (RoK) were announced at a conference in Hanoi on June 27.
The Vietnamese Ministry of Construction and the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) co-hosted a conference in Hanoi on June 22 to update on the implementation of a Korean-funded technical assistance project on planning green cities in Vietnam.
The Republic of Korea (RoK)’s medical organisation for peace (Medipeace) has sponsored over US$1 million for the central province of Quang Tri to support children with disabilities to access rehabilitation and improve their lives in 2018-2020.
More than US$5 billion is needed to build a railway linking the Lao capital of Vientiane with Vung Ang seaport in Vietnam, according to research conducted under a technical support project for the railway’s feasibility study.