$0 $0The northern province of Vinh Phuc has attracted 35 humanitarian aid projects worth a total of 3.4 million USD since the beginning of this year, of which 2.7 million USD has been disbursed. $0 $0$0 There are 24 foreign non-governmental organisations operating in the province, focusing their projects on caring for disadvantaged children and people with disabilities, constructing infrastructure facilities in mountainous areas and promoting vocational training for local people. $0 $0$0 In 2013, the Korea Food for the Hungry International (KFHI) carried out many humanitarian activities in Vinh Phuc with a total assistance worth almost 203,300 USD. It is providing support for over 1,400 pupils in the locality. $0 $0$0 Meanwhile, the World Together organisation is implementing its programme to help orphans and other disadvantaged kids in Lap Thach district, and the Animals Asia organisation is working with provincial authorities to build a bear rescue centre in Tam Dao National Park. $0 $0$0 In the coming time, Vinh Phuc will continue to call on donors and NGOs to assist projects designed to prevent social evils, reduce poverty and develop infrastructure in the province’s poor areas.-VNA$0 $0 $0$0