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Workshop discusses social protection for women and girls

Workshop discusses social protection for women and girls

(VOV) - The important of social protection to achieving full rights of women and girls is the main theme of an April 21 workshop held in Hanoi by Institute of Labour Sciences and Social Affairs (ILSSA), Minstry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA) and the UN Women.

Indonesia ready for WEF on East Asia

Preparations for the World Economic Forum (WEF) on East Asia 2015, slated to be held on April 19-21 in Jakarta , are 90% complete, according to Indonesian Trade Minister Rachmat Gobel.

Friendship union leader talks about tasks for 2015

Friendship union leader talks about tasks for 2015

President of the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO) Vu Xuan Hong said the union plans to increase people-to-people exchanges with ASEAN countries in 2015 in the period leading up to the formation of the ASEAN Community at the end of the year.

International NGOs donation in 2014 reached US$300 million

International NGOs donation in 2014 reached US$300 million

(VOV) - Despites world economic difficulties in 2014, international non-governmental organisations (NGOs) still provided US$300 million for Vietnam, focusing on social issues and socio-economic, health, educational and natural resource development.

Conference raises US$680 million for development

Conference raises US$680 million for development

(VOV) - Over 200 delegates gathered at a conference in Hanoi on December 8 to discuss ways to promote investment and assistance for socio-economic development in ethnic minority and mountainous areas.

Hanoi fosters cooperation with foreign NGOs

Hanoi fosters cooperation with foreign NGOs

(VOV) - Over the past decade, development projects implemented in Hanoi received a total fund of more than US$53 million from foreign non-governmental organisations (NGOs).

Dong Nai invites NGO funding for development

The southern province of Dong Nai is set to mobilise US$5.7 million from foreign non-governmental organisations (NGOs) to a total of 81 projects across economics, education, medical and social security between now and 2015.

NGO-funded projects boost Vinh Phuc’s development

International non-governmental organisations (NGOs) have so far poured aid worth US$1.4 million into the central province Vinh Phuc this year, improving local living standards through a number of social projects.

Vietnam facilitates foreign investment in minority communities

A joint cooperation programme for the 2014-2020 period was signed between the Committee on Ethnic Minority Affairs and the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO) on September 25 in Hanoi, aiming to attract foreign investments in ethnic minority-inhabited areas.

Quang Tri receives US$6.1 million aid from NGOs

Quang Tri receives US$6.1 million aid from NGOs

(VOV) - Five international non-governmental organisations (NGOs) attended a conference in central Quang Tri province on August 21, at which they signed agreements to provide funding of over US$6.1 million for projects in the region.

Stamp set “Vietnamese primates” issued

Stamp set "Vietnamese primates" issued

(VOV) -The Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) and the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) have issued a stamp set “Vietnamese Primates” on the occasion of the 25th Congress of the International Primatological Society hosted by Vietnam.

Ca Mau licenses nine additional foreign aided NGO projects

Ca Mau licenses nine additional foreign aided NGO projects

(VOV) - The People’s Committee of southern Ca Mau province has issued nine additional investment certificates for foreign aided non-governmental organisations (NGOs) projects with investment capital of over US$2 billion.

People’s Aid organisation celebrates anniversary

Activities run by the People’s Aid Coordinating Committee (PACCOM) under the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations have proven effective, contributing to the country’s poverty reduction and sustainable development.

Norwegian NGOs meet in Binh Dinh

Norwegian NGOs meet in Binh Dinh

A meeting of Norwegian non-governmental organisations (NGOs) took place in the central province of Binh Dinh on May 21, reviewing the implementation of Norwaygian-funded projects in Vietnam.

NGOs concern about China’s illegal acts

NGOs concern about China’s illegal acts

(VOV) - Foreign non-governmental organisations (NGOs) have expressed their deep concern about China’s serious violation in Vietnam’s territorial waters.

Foreign NGOs fund nearly VND75 billion to Dong Thap

Foreign NGOs fund nearly VND75 billion to Dong Thap

(VOV) -Foreign non-governmental organizations have donated nearly VND75 billion to Dong Thap province over the past three years to implement a number of projects on education, health, poverty alleviation and charitable activities.

Dialogue focuses on empowering women and girls

Dialogue focuses on empowering women and girls

(VOV) - Roughly 150 delegates from state management agencies, research units, non-governmental organizations (NGOs) on March 31 attended a dialogue in Hanoi aimed at strengthening the involvement of women and girls in the social welfare system.