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UNDP

President: Vietnam constitutes active, responsible member of UN

Politics

President: Vietnam constitutes active, responsible member of UN

Vietnam will continue to be an active and responsible member of the international community and the United Nations (UN) and engage more in the UN’s peacekeeping operations and prove its role as a member of UN organisations such as the UN Economic and Social Council and the International Law Commission, said President Tran Dai Quang.

NA Chairwoman praises UN’s work in Vietnam

Politics

NA Chairwoman praises UN’s work in Vietnam

The UN and the UNDP have contributed to boosting sustainable growth in Vietnam via assistance in poverty alleviation, HIV/AIDS control, child protection, disease prevention and climate change response, said National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan.

Focus of population policy needs to shift

Society

Focus of population policy needs to shift

Population quality increased remarkably as the infant mortality rate for children aged under 5 years old and the fatality rate for mothers reduced, while average life expectancy rate started to rise.