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Activities mark war invalids, martyrs’ day

Activities mark war invalids, martyrs’ day

The Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs and the Vietnam Red Cross Society have presented five houses to Heroic Vietnamese Mothers in the central province of Quang Tri, along with 100 gift packages to policy beneficiaries in the locality.

Aviva Group donates funds to support COVID-19-affected people

Aviva Group donates funds to support COVID-19-affected people

An international savings, retirement and insurance business, the Aviva Group, has donated over VND1.4 billion (US$60,000) to the Vietnam Red Cross Society to support an initiative to help people recover from the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Vietnam Red Cross Society offers relief to hailstorm-hit provinces

Vietnam Red Cross Society offers relief to hailstorm-hit provinces

The Vietnam Red Cross Society (VNRC) Central Committee said on April 24 that it has decided to offer a relief package worth over VND270 million (US$11,700) in cash and kind to victims affected by recent hailstorms in the northern mountainous provinces of Dien Bien, Lao Cai and Lai Chau.

Vietnam Red Cross Society launches anti-nCoV campaign

Vietnam Red Cross Society launches anti-nCoV campaign

The Vietnam Red Cross Society (VRCS) on February 7 launched a campaign to bolster public awareness of the prevention against the acute respiratory disease caused by a new strain of coronavirus (nCoV).

SMS program launched to help Agent Orange victims enjoy Tet

SMS program launched to help Agent Orange victims enjoy Tet

VOV.VN - The Central Committee of the Vietnam Red Cross Society, in collaboration with the National Humanitarian Portal 1400, on December 16 launched an SMS program aimed at raising funds to help poor people and Agent Orange victims enjoy the Lunar New Year festival, according to the Vietnam Red Cross Society.

Vietnam Red Cross Society aids flood victims in Quang Tri

Vietnam Red Cross Society aids flood victims in Quang Tri

The Vietnam Red Cross Society (VRCS) Central Committee on September 8 presented aid packages to families in the central province of Quang Tri, who were affected by heavy rains and flooding from September 2 to 5.

Hanoi Red Cross launches humanitarian month

Hanoi Red Cross launches humanitarian month

The Vietnam Red Cross Society (VRCS)’s chapter in Hanoi will strive to provide support for 7,000-10,000 disadvantaged people under the 2019 Humanitarian Month which was launched in the capital city on May 5.

Red Cross Societies of Vietnam, China step up cooperation

Red Cross Societies of Vietnam, China step up cooperation

The Vietnam Red Cross Society (VRC) and the Red Cross Society of China (ECSC) have signed an agreement on a cooperation project worth 1.5 million CNY (223,400 USD) in support for activities to build safe communities in Vietnam.

Campaign helps promote humanitarian aid

Campaign helps promote humanitarian aid

More than 2.3 million needy people have received aid totalling over 3.8 trillion VND (163.3 million USD) over the last 11 years under a campaign that promotes each organisation and individual’s committed support for one disadvantaged people.

VNRC launches fitness challenge to help needy people

VNRC launches fitness challenge to help needy people

The Vietnam Red Cross Society (VNRC) in collaboration with Decathlon Vietnam and UP BEAT techno-startup company on November 30 launched an event called “#500Pushups challenge – Unfold Energy, Unfold Love”.

Fund raising programme launched to support poor fishermen

Fund raising programme launched to support poor fishermen

A fund raising programme was launched on May 8 in Hanoi by the Vietnam Red Cross Society, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development and the National Humanitarian Portal 1400 to support the country’s poor fishermen.

East Sea to see 12 – 14 storms in 2018

East Sea to see 12 – 14 storms in 2018

The year 2018 will see about 12 – 14 storms and tropical depressions in the East Sea, some 4 – 6 are forecast to directly affect Vietnam’s mainland, according to the National Hydro-Meteorological Centre (NHMC).