ASEAN voice concern over children's plight in armed conflicts World

ASEAN voice concern over children's plight in armed conflicts

ASEAN is deeply concerned about children’s situation in armed conflicts despite certain progress, head of Vietnam's permanent mission to the UN Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy said on behalf of the grouping at an open debate held by the UN Security Council on August 2.
Campaign launched to stop school violence, child abuse Society

Campaign launched to stop school violence, child abuse

A campaign entitled “Act for Children” was launched in Hanoi on June 1, the International Children’s Day, with the goal of stopping school violence and child abuse through raising awareness of families, schools and the community.
Alternative care given to orphaned children in Thai Nguyen Society

Alternative care given to orphaned children in Thai Nguyen

Vulnerable and orphaned children in the northern province of Thai Nguyen will receive family care under the Care for Children project introduced in the locality on December 13 by the Department of Child Affairs under the Ministry of Labour, Invalids,\ and Social Affairs (MoLISA).
Businesses sponsor National Fund for Vietnamese Children Society

Businesses sponsor National Fund for Vietnamese Children

Businesses pledged to sponsor nearly 80 billion VND (3.43 million USD) for the National Fund for Vietnamese Children (NFVC) under agreements signed at a programme in Ho Chi Minh City on December 8 with the attendance of Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh.
NA leader receives UNDP, UNICEF representatives Politics

NA leader receives UNDP, UNICEF representatives

National Assembly (NA) Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan hosted a reception in Hanoi on August 15 for Kamal Malhotra, UN Resident Coordinator and UN Development Programme (UNDP)’s Resident Representative; and Youssouf Adbel-Jelil, the UN Children Fund’s (UNICEF)’s representative for Vietnam.
Regional educational officials meet in Da Nang World

Regional educational officials meet in Da Nang

The second conference of senior officials of the Southeast Asian Ministers of Education Organisation (SEAMEO) on integration in education opened in the central city of Da Nang on October 18.