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Hanoi Red Cross launches humanitarian month

Hanoi Red Cross launches humanitarian month

The Vietnam Red Cross Society (VRCS)’s chapter in Hanoi will strive to provide support for 7,000-10,000 disadvantaged people under the 2019 Humanitarian Month which was launched in the capital city on May 5.

People nationwide turn hearts to floods victims

People nationwide turn hearts to floods victims

The programme to raise funds for the benefit of flood victims through sending SMS has received 21,490 responses, each with a value of 20,000 VND (0.9 USD), according to the Vietnam Red Cross Association.

VFF President presents gifts to social policy beneficiaries

VFF President presents gifts to social policy beneficiaries

President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front Central Committee Tran Thanh Man on August 4 visited and presented gifts to the poor and social policy beneficiaries in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho within the framework of the fifth national Red Cross camp.

Quang Nam Red Cross raises funds for social security

Quang Nam Red Cross raises funds for social security

The Red Cross Society (RCS) chapters in the central province of Quang Nam have raised over VND101.6 billion (US$4.51 million) from the public since early this year to implement humanitarian programmes, contributing to ensuring social security in the locality.

Foreign chefs to organize fund-raising event to support poor kids

Foreign chefs to organize fund-raising event to support poor kids

As many as 30 foreign chefs from the World Association of Chefs’ Societies will join forces to organize a fund-raising event in Vietnam for the first time, in which Miss Vietnam 2016 Do My Linh will serve as an ambassador for the charity event.

Innovation in medical education highlighted

Innovation in medical education highlighted

As Vietnam and its Southeast Asian neighbours integrate into the ASEAN bloc, which will require the free movement of health care workers and patients, there is an urgent need to update the country’s system of medical education, according to medical professors.

ASEAN community support earthquake victims in Mexico

ASEAN community support earthquake victims in Mexico

The ASEAN Committee in Mexico City (ACMC) on October 6 handed over a cheque worth 50,000 peso (US$2,800) to the Mexico Red Cross to support victims of two historical earthquakes on September 7 and 19 in the country’s central southwest region.

Red Cross begins charity campaign for storm victims

Red Cross begins charity campaign for storm victims

The Vietnam Red Cross Society on September 27 launched its campaign to solicit relief assistance for people affected by typhoon Doksuri this month, the year’s 10th storm over the East Sea, in central provinces, especially Quang Binh and Ha Tinh.

Southeast Asia Red Cross leaders to meet in Hanoi

Southeast Asia Red Cross leaders to meet in Hanoi

VOV.VN - The 14th annual Southeast Asia Red Cross Red Crescent Leadership Meeting is set to take place on September 21-22 in Hanoi, according to the Vietnam Red Cross Society (VRCS).