Campaign educates MSMs on HIV prevention Health

Campaign educates MSMs on HIV prevention

An educational campaign was launched on September 30 with the aim of helping the ‘Men who have sex with men (MSM)’ community improve their knowledge on safe sex and prevention of HIV.
Only 20 Indochinese left in Vietnam Environment

Only 20 Indochinese left in Vietnam

It is estimated that about 20 Indochinese tigers and nearly 100 Asian elephants are left in the wild in Vietnam, heard a workshop in Ho Chi Minh City on September 17.
USAID helps Vietnam prevent pandemic threats Health

USAID helps Vietnam prevent pandemic threats

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is sponsoring a programme to support Vietnam ’s efforts to prevent, detect and respond to infectious disease threats.
Business

Business plays key role in reforms

The business community plays an important role in driving regulatory reforms in Vietnam which are critical to fostering stronger and more inclusive growth in the country, heard a conference in Hanoi on March 19.
Health

USAID funds project reducing risks from avian flu

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has provided 800,000 USD for a project to reduce risks from avian and pandemic influenza and other emerging infectious diseases in Vietnam.
Politics

USAID launches Development Cooperation Strategy for Vietnam

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) announced its Country Development Cooperation Strategy (CDCS) at a ceremony in Hanoi on January 14, outlining the agency’s development assistance programme in Vietnam from 2014-2018.
Bird flu viruses could re-emerge in upcoming flu season Health

Bird flu viruses could re-emerge in upcoming flu season

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) has issued a new warning, saying bird flu viruses continue to pose a serious threat to human and animal health, adding they will pose a greater risk during the upcoming flu season.
Society

USAID supports VN in fighting avian flu

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) handed over a poultry trading section designed to limit disease transmission to management board of Dong Ha Market in the central province of Quang Tri on Dec. 5.
Society

USAID helps child adoption reform in Vietnam

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has granted 300,000 USD to UNICEF in Vietnam to support the programme “strengthening legislation and monitoring systems for child adoption” in the nation from now until 2013.