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Sustainable development associated with gender equality

Sustainable development associated with gender equality

VOV.VN - Ensuring gender equality and narrowing inequality are included in the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) of the UN 2030 Agenda, agreed upon by leaders of the 193 UN member states in 2015 aiming to deal with the challenges of comprehensive socio-economic development and assure environmental sustainability and good governance.

PM: Sustainable development is whole society’s responsibility

PM: Sustainable development is whole society’s responsibility

Sustainable development is an inclusive goal, not simply the task of any single ministry or sector but one that needs uniform awareness and calls on the actions of the whole society, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said at the National Conference on Sustainable Development in Hanoi on July 5.

National conference on sustainable growth opens

National conference on sustainable growth opens

The National Conference on Sustainable Development 2018 opened in Hanoi on July 5, focusing on measures to promote public-private partnership and improve productivity and competitiveness towards sustainable growth in the digital era.

APEC 2017: CEOs gathers to discuss pressing issues

APEC 2017: CEOs gathers to discuss pressing issues

The APEC 2017 CEO Summit, themed “Creating New Dynamism and Fostering a Shared Future” opened in the central city of Da Nang on November 8 as part of the APEC 2017 Economic Leaders’ Week.

Vietnam, China cement ties through President’s visit

Vietnam, China cement ties through President’s visit

Vietnam and China have reached important common awareness on major directions and measures to enhance mutual political trust, friendship, and cooperation as well as maintain peace and stable and healthy development of bilateral relations.

ASEAN+3 leaders vow to promote sustainable development

ASEAN+3 leaders vow to promote sustainable development

Leaders of ASEAN and partner countries including China, the Republic of Korea and Japan have reiterated their commitment to promoting sustainable development cooperation at the 19th ASEAN Plus Three (ASEAN+3) Summit in Vientiane, Laos.

NA leader asks for UN help in realising SDGs

NA leader asks for UN help in realising SDGs

National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan has asked the UN to continue assisting the Vietnamese legislative body in fuffilling its role during the process of realising sustainable development goals (SDGs).

Asia Pacific pursues sustainable development goals

Asia Pacific pursues sustainable development goals

VOV.VN - Asia-Pacific officials agreed to pursue sustainable development goals at the 27th Meeting of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP).

Vietnam, Norway look to boost cooperation

Vietnam, Norway look to boost cooperation

Vietnamese Ambassador to Norway Le Thi Tuyet Mai urged Norwegian businesses to enhance investments in Vietnam at a conference held by the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Trade, Industry and Fisheries and the Vietnamese Embassy in Norway in Oslo on May 16.

Leading women promote gender equality

Leading women promote gender equality

Ambassador Nguyen Nguyet Nga, honourary president of ASEAN Women's Circle and senior advisor to APEC 2017 National Secretariat, spoke of gender equality issues that Vietnam as a country still needs to face and improve.

ASEAN, UN foster comprehensive partnership

ASEAN, UN foster comprehensive partnership

ASEAN and the United Nations have reaffirmed their partnership to work towards the realisation of the ASEAN Community and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

NA leader talks with embassy staff in the US

NA leader talks with embassy staff in the US

National Assembly Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung visited the Vietnamese Embassy in the US immediately after arriving in Washington on September 5 morning (local time).