Encouraging outcomes seen in support plan for the disabled Society

Encouraging outcomes seen in support plan for the disabled

A plan on support for persons with disabilities (PWDs) between 2012 and 2020 (Plan 1019) has gained certain encouraging outcomes, helping to improve the group’s living standards and access to equal opportunities, heard a recent conference in Ninh Binh province.
Handicapped children lack access to education Society

Handicapped children lack access to education

Handicapped Vietnamese children face obstacles to access education, leaving the majority of them with a low level of education and few job opportunities, heard a recent conference in Hanoi.
Blind student overcomes darkness to succeed Society

Blind student overcomes darkness to succeed

Despite her handicap, 21-year-old Le Huong Giang is an outstanding student. Audiences are familiar with her beautiful voice when they listen to the national radio, the Voice of Vietnam (VOV).
Disabled-friendly spots listed in mobile app Society

Disabled-friendly spots listed in mobile app

Local NGO DRD (Disability Resource and Development) and Hoa Sen University have launched a smart phone application that provides disabled people with locations of disabled-friendly community venues.
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Tet charities presented nationwide

On the precipice of the Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday, numerous organisations have visited and presented gifts to disadvantaged people to ensure a warm and enjoyable festival for all.
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Teacher reserves love for disabled students

After graduating Hue University's Teachers' Training College, Nguyen Duy Quy was assigned to teach at a high-school in Quang Nam province. But instead, his fate lead him down a 16 year path teaching visually impaired students at the Nguyen Dinh Chieu School – a school for blind students – in Da Nang city.
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People nationwide join efforts for disabled

National Assembly Vice Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan has praised the great achievements of the Poor Patients, Disabled People and Orphans Support Association in southern Ben Tre province for their work over the past decade.