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Vietnam accelerates implementation of sustainable development goals

Vietnam accelerates implementation of sustainable development goals

The National Assembly (NA) of Vietnam coordinated with the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) to hold a meeting in the central city of Da Nang on December 18 on realising challenges posed for Vietnam in the implementation of sustainable development goals (SDGs).

UN pledges to support Vietnam in multiple fields

UN pledges to support Vietnam in multiple fields

VOV.VN - UN Resident Coordinator in Vietnam Kamal Malhotra reaffirmed the United Nations' commitment to supporting Vietnam in a wide range of fields at a meeting with National Assembly Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong in the central city of Danang on December 17.

Deputy Defence Minister receives UNDP representative

Deputy Defence Minister receives UNDP representative

Deputy Minister of Defence Senior Lieutenant General Nguyen Chi Vinh hosted a reception for Kamal Malhotra, Resident Coordinator and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Resident Representative to Vietnam, in Hanoi on November 15.

First Hanoi forum on climate change response

First Hanoi forum on climate change response

A Hanoi forum on climate change consequences will be held in the capital city of Vietnam from November 8-11 by the Vietnam National University-Hanoi (VNU) and the Korean Foundation for Advanced Studies (KFAS).

Initiative launched to close Wikipedia gender gap

Initiative launched to close Wikipedia gender gap

More than 100 youths joined an event in Hanoi on October 19 in which they added content to Wikipedia by writing new articles and editing existing ones about women experts, role models and heroes in different fields.

UN vows to back Vietnam’s disaster prevention, control

UN vows to back Vietnam’s disaster prevention, control

The United Nations will continue standing side-by-side with Vietnam and providing assistance for its disaster prevention and control efforts, Akiko Fujii, UN Development Programme (UNDP) Deputy Country Director in Vietnam, has said.

NA leader hosts UNDP, UNICEF representatives

NA leader hosts UNDP, UNICEF representatives

VOV.VN -National Assembly (NA) Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan has extolled the support of the UN and UNDP for Vietnam’s socio-economic development and the contributions by UNICEF to the sustainable growth and the protection of children’s rights in the country.

HCM City wishes to lead in startup activities

HCM City wishes to lead in startup activities

As Vietnam’s economic hub, Ho Chi Minh City boasts advantages to develop startups, with its science-technology resources accounting for 25% and the number of operating businesses taking up 50% of the country’s, while its labour productivity is 2.5 times higher than the national average.