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Action month against child abuse launched

Action month against child abuse launched

The Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA) launched the “Month of Action for Children” on June 1 in Hanoi, aiming to call for greater efforts to child protection, especially against child abuse.

Deputy PM receives SOS Children’s Villages Int’l delegation

Deputy PM receives SOS Children’s Villages Int’l delegation

Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam hosted a reception on February 12 for a delegation from SOS Children’s Villages International and a group of donors, led by Governor of Austria’s Tyrol state Gunther Platter and Honorary President of the organisation Helmut Kutin.

US sports envoy programme visits Da Nang

US sports envoy programme visits Da Nang

Former US women’s national team footballer Linda Hamilton, who won the World Cup in 1991, and coach Lisa Berg had a training session with Vietnamese female footballers as part of the Sports Envoy programme in Da Nang on April 25.

Vietnamese-French scientist honoured in France

Vietnamese-French scientist honoured in France

The French government has decided to bestow the “Legion of Honour” on Vietnamese-French professor Le Kim Ngoc, a biologist, for her contributions to France’s scientific development and her charitable activities for Vietnamese orphans.