Children raise voice against violence, abuse Society

Children raise voice against violence, abuse

As many as 200 children aged between 9 and 15 from 48 cities and provinces nationwide voiced their concern about violence and sexual abuse against children at a dialogue held in Hanoi on August 26.
Philippines responds to world breastfeeding week World

Philippines responds to world breastfeeding week

Some 2,000 mothers in the Philippines breastfed their babies in public at a gathering on August 5 to respond to World Breastfeeding Week, raising awareness of breast milk’s benefits for infants.
Vietnam responds to World Breastfeeding Week 2017 Health

Vietnam responds to World Breastfeeding Week 2017

The Vietnam National Institute of Nutrition, the Alive and Thrive project and the Hanoi University of Technology launched an online training programme on child care to respond to the World Breastfeeding Week 2017 that runs from August 1-7.
Conference seeks ways to prevent child abuse Society

Conference seeks ways to prevent child abuse

Improving capacity for officials at local levels in protecting children and strengthening communications to raise children and their families’ awareness of children’s rights and related laws are among effective ways to save children from violence and sexual abuse, heard a conference in Ho Chi Minh City on July 14.
Spanish-funded project helps deal with malnutrition Health

Spanish-funded project helps deal with malnutrition

The food security component of the Spanish Government-funded integrated nutrition and food security project has produced positive results in dealing with malnutrition in under-5 children and ensuring food security.
Vietnam seeks early childhood education Society

Vietnam seeks early childhood education

International and domestic delegates are discussing and identifying solutions to ensure a high-quality, comprehensive approach to early childhood care, education and development at a two-day conference launched in Hanoi on June 12.
New Child Law comes into effect Society

New Child Law comes into effect

A new law on protecting and caring for children became effective on June 1, with a variety of regulations aiming to comprehensively intensify children’s right enforcement.