VOV.VN - The World Bank Group and the Australian Government have agreed to extend their strategic partnership in Vietnam, committing a further AUD5 million to support Vietnam’s economic recovery and protect the most vulnerable from the negative impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Deputy Minister of Labour, Invalid and Social Affairs Le Van Thanh led a Vietnamese delegation to attend the 10th ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on Social Welfare and Development (AMMSWD) on strengthening social protection for vulnerable children in ASEAN in Vientiane, Laos on November 21.
The Human Resources Development Working Group (HRDWG) organised a workshop on skills education & training and social protection in Hanoi on May 12.
The first APEC Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM 1) went on in Nha Trang city on February 22 with activities seven committees, working groups and forums of APEC.
A workshop was held in Ho Chi Minh City on December 23 on migrant workers’ access to social welfare services.
Some 70 delegates from Asian and European countries gathered at the Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM)’s seminar held in Indonesia’s Bali Island from September 30 to October 2 with a focus on social dialogue to improve social protection.
Nearly 9 million people in Vietnam, or 10% of the population, suffer from mental disorders, including 2.5% with serious mental illnesses under social protection.
(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.
(VOV) - Vietnam highly values the Asian-Europe Meeting’s (ASEM) initiatives to promote cooperation in developing human resource, creating jobs and ensuring social protection for sustainable development.
(VOV) - More than 100 delegates from trade unions, employers federations, and international organisations such as the ILO and the World Bank gathered in Hanoi on October for the fourth Asia Europe Meeting (ASEM) Social Partners’ Forum.
Vietnam is consistent with its policies of associating economic growth with social protection, says Minister of Labour, Invalids, and Social Affairs (MOLISA) Pham Thi Hai Chuyen.
Vietnam always attaches a lot of importance to ensuring that social protection is integrated into its socio-economic development plan for the 2011-2010 period.