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WB, Australia to support Vietnam in mitigating COVID-19 impact

WB, Australia to support Vietnam in mitigating COVID-19 impact

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.

Vietnam attends ASEAN meeting on social protection for vulnerable children

Vietnam attends ASEAN meeting on social protection for vulnerable children

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.

ASEM seminar promotes social welfare improvement

ASEM seminar promotes social welfare improvement

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.

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.

PM hails ASEM’s human resource initiatives

PM hails ASEM’s human resource initiatives

(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.

Hanoi forum tackles ASEM employment issues

Hanoi forum tackles ASEM employment issues

(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 strives to ensure social protection

Vietnam strives to ensure social protection

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.