The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) will
provide 3 million USD to help disabled people in central Da Nang city
and some other localities in Vietnam.
effect, an aid agreement for the Programme of Comprehensive and
Integrated Support to People with Disabilities for the 2013-2015 period
was signed between USAID and Da Nang representatives in the city on
Under the programme, supervisors in the
sectors of labour, war invalids and social affairs, health care,
education will be trained in social works, shift management and
community-based functional rehabilitation for the disabled.
The programme will improve the quality of functional rehabilitation
services and the capacity of professional staff while ensuring disabled
children in Da Nang city go to school and the rate of people with
disabilities getting jobs increases by 20 percent.-VNA