WHO representative honoured with insignia Society

WHO representative honoured with insignia

Dr Kidong Park, outgoing Representative of the World Health Organisation (WHO) in Vietnam, has been honoured with the insignia “For the Health of the People” by the Vietnamese Ministry of Health.
Representative hailed for contributions to Vietnam-WHO ties Society

Representative hailed for contributions to Vietnam-WHO ties

Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam on April 27 hosted a reception for Dr Kidong Park, the outgoing Representative of the World Health Organisation (WHO) in Vietnam, during which he spoke highly of Park’s contributions to the growth in partnership between Vietnam and WHO.
WHO pledges to support Vietnam to live safely with COVID-19 Health

WHO pledges to support Vietnam to live safely with COVID-19

The World Health Organisation (WHO) will continue to work with the Government of Vietnam to plan for and transition towards endemic COVID-19 and learning to ‘live safely with the virus’ over the long term, even when there are new surges in the future, Dr. Kidong Park, WHO Representative in Vietnam has affirmed.
WHO Representative offers recommendations to Vietnam  Health

WHO Representative offers recommendations to Vietnam

WHO Representative in Vietnam Dr Kidong Park has offered recommendations to Vietnam in face of the emergence of SARS-CoV-2 variant Omicron which was first detected in South Africa and has been reported in countries and territories worldwide.
Wake-up call for antimicrobial resistance Health

Wake-up call for antimicrobial resistance

The overuse and misuse of antibiotics by consumers are regarded as key drivers of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) in Vietnam, according to Dr. Kidong Park, WHO Representative to Vietnam.
Prime Minister hosts UN representatives in Vietnam Politics

Prime Minister hosts UN representatives in Vietnam

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh on October 21 hosted a reception for Kidong Park, UN Resident Coordinator and interim, and chief representatives of UN organisations in Vietnam on the occasion of the UN’s upcoming founding anniversary (October 24, 1945 – 2021).
WHO Representative emphasises importance of equality in vaccination Health

WHO Representative emphasises importance of equality in vaccination

As the COVID-19 pandemic has still been developing complicatedly in the world, the Vietnam News Agency (VNA)'s reporter had an interview with WHO Representative in Vietnam Dr Kidong Park about the booster shot and pharmaceutical firms’ announcements that their COVID-19 vaccines are efficient and safe for kids.
WHO committed to assisting Vietnam in COVID-19 response Health

WHO committed to assisting Vietnam in COVID-19 response

World Health Organisation (WHO) Representative in Vietnam Dr. Kidong Park has reaffirmed that WHO stands ready to accompany the Government of Vietnam in COVID-19 response as well as provide Vietnamese health workers with professional training and instructions on how to prevent themselves from contracting the coronavirus disease.
Vietnam bolsters health partnerships to tackle COVID-19 Health

Vietnam bolsters health partnerships to tackle COVID-19

Minister of Health Nguyen Thanh Long and World Health Organisation (WHO) representative in Vietnam Kidong Park on December 3 co-chaired a health partnership meeting in Hanoi titled “Health Partnerships and Cooperation in Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic”.