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New partnership to improve Vietnam’s civil registration

New partnership to improve Vietnam’s civil registration

A new partnership was signed on July 17 between the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) in Vietnam and Vital Strategies as part of the Bloomberg Philanthropies Data for Health Initiative to improve Vietnam’s civil registration and vital statistics (CRVS).

UNFPA Representative honoured with insignia from Ministry of Home Affairs

UNFPA Representative honoured with insignia from Ministry of Home Affairs

VOV.VN - The Ministry of Home Affairs on August 19 presented an insignia “For the cause of the State organisation sector” to United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)’s Representative in Vietnam, Astrid Bant, in recognition of her contributions during her tenure in Vietnam.

Vietnam strives to reduce sex imbalances at birth

Vietnam strives to reduce sex imbalances at birth

A ceremony was held in the north central province of Thanh Hoa on October 9 in response to International Day of the Girl Child (October 11), focusing on the theme of no sex discrimination and no selection of unborn babies.

Family planning facilitates Vietnam’s sustainable development

Family planning facilitates Vietnam’s sustainable development

Vietnam’s family planning has contributed greatly to the country’s hunger elimination and poverty reduction, fostering its socio-economic development, improving living conditions of local people and helping to fulfill the millennium and sustainable development goals, said a local official.