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Vietnam looks to closer ties with UNDP, UNFPA

Vietnam looks to closer ties with UNDP, UNFPA

Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung has expressed Vietnam’s wishes to solidify cooperation with the UN Development Programme (UNDP) and the UN Population Fund (UNFPA) at the two organisations’ meeting at the UN headquarters in New York, the US.

More youth involvement necessary in making policies: seminar

More youth involvement necessary in making policies: seminar

More youth involvement is necessary in making policies that affect young people’s life, participants said at a seminar on August 18 on a draft plan to implement the national strategy on youth development, second phase (2016-2020).

Awareness rally marks World Population Day

Awareness rally marks World Population Day

VOV.VN - A rally and parade in Hanoi sponsored by the Ministry of Health (MoH) and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) on July 9 to mark World Population Day drew the participation of hundreds.

Adolescent girls need more attention

Adolescent girls need more attention

Investing in education and health care for adolescent girls is necessary, contributing to bringing into full play Vietnam’s golden population structure in economic development, a Vietnamese official has suggested.

Firms cater only to the young

Firms cater only to the young

Nguyen Thanh Truc of Ho Chi Minh City’s Binh Thanh District was looking to buy porridge for her sexagenarian parents at a supermarket.

Vietnam promotes youth development policy

Vietnam promotes youth development policy

VOV.VN-Investing in young people and safeguarding their rights is essential to their development and their families, communities and countries, emphasized the Representatives of MOHA and UNFPA.

UNFPA workshop on Vietnam's population

 UNFPA workshop on Vietnam's population

(VOV) -The Party Central Committee and the UN Population Fund (UNFPA) co-organized a workshop on Vietnam’s population and sustainable growth in Hanoi on December 16.

UN report focuses on women, youth goals

UN report focuses on women, youth goals

(VOV) -The health needs of women and adolescents are often neglected in humanitarian responses to natural disasters and conflicts around the world.

Forum on sexual violence against women and girls

Forum on sexual violence against women and girls

(VOV) -A policy forum on preventing and eliminating sexual violence against women and girls was held on November in Hanoi 25 to mark International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women.

Productive capacity key to aging population

Productive capacity key to aging population

Demographic research on the impact of population change on economic growth in Vietnam pushes for improved productivity to counterbalance the influence of the aging population.

Quality of contraceptives comes into question

Quality of contraceptives comes into question

While the free market for contraceptive products and reproductive health commodities in Vietnam is growing to meet increasing demand, its safety and quality remains questionable.