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Vietnam Volunteer Festival 2014 launched in Hanoi

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Vietnam Volunteer Festival 2014 launched in Hanoi

As many as 10,000 volunteers from nearly 100 Vietnamese and foreign organisations joined the Vietnam Volunteer Festival 2014, which was launched in Hanoi on December 6 as part of activities to mark 15 years of the Vietnam youth volunteer campaign and the International Volunteer Day (December 5).

Running event calls for no violence against women

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Running event calls for no violence against women

The Vietnam Farmers’ Union and the United Nations Population Fund co-organised a running event in Hanoi on November 23 in response to the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women and Girls (November 25).

Gender equality crucial to development: NA Vice Chairwoman

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Gender equality crucial to development: NA Vice Chairwoman

Vietnam is well aware that gender equality is a basic human right which is both a national objective and an important factor to the socio-economic development, National Assembly (NA) Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong said at a meeting on gender equality in Hanoi on October 28.

Photograph exhibition promotes gender equality

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Photograph exhibition promotes gender equality

An exhibition of photographs taken by women in A Luoi mountainous district in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue was opened in Hanoi on October 22 with the objective of promoting gender equality and preventing gender-based violence.