Son La strives to control HIV/AIDS infection Society

Son La strives to control HIV/AIDS infection

The northern mountainous province of Son La targets to keep the rate of HIV/AIDS infections in the community below 0.65 percent from 2016-2017, according to the provincial People’s Committee.
Sexual transmission- major cause of HIV in the south Health

Sexual transmission- major cause of HIV in the south

Increasing HIV infection cases resulting from unsafe sex have become a pressing issue in the southern region, urging the implementation of drastic measures by local authorities, the Ho Chi Minh City Pasteur Institute reported at a conference in the southern city on February 11.
Health

Bac Giang steps up HIV/AIDS prevention efforts

The health sector in the northern province Bac Giang has implemented a number of HIV/AIDS prevention and control measures, with a particular focus on interventions for high-risk groups.
Hanoi benefactors lend hand to HIV/AIDS patients Society

Hanoi benefactors lend hand to HIV/AIDS patients

More than 200 organisations and individuals donated over 3.3 billion VND (157,100 USD) to Hanoi’s support fund for people living with HIV on December 4 as a way to extend their assistance to the target group.
Politics

Parliamentarians discuss their role in HIV/AIDS fight

Vietnamese National Assembly deputies and representatives from Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) member parliaments discussed with experts what they can do to strengthen the prevention and control of HIV/AIDS at a workshop in Hanoi on November 30.
Meeting says no discrimination against HIV/AIDS victims Society

Meeting says no discrimination against HIV/AIDS victims

A meeting was held in Hanoi on November 30 in response to the National Action Month for HIV/AIDS Prevention and Control, which lasts from November 10 to December 10 under the theme “No stigma and discrimination against people infected with HIV/AIDS”.
Vietnam strives to end AIDS by 2030 Society

Vietnam strives to end AIDS by 2030

The Ministry of Health launched Vietnam’s efforts to end the AIDS epidemic by 2030 in response to UNAIDS’s 90-90-90 goals at a ceremony in Hanoi on October 25.