Programme 135 benefits over 209,000 families in Lao Cai Society

Programme 135 benefits over 209,000 families in Lao Cai

Over 209,000 households in the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai have benefited from Programme 135, a government programme for the most vulnerable communes in ethnic minority and mountainous areas, in the 2011-2020 period , which had total budget of 1.63 trillion VND (69.8 million USD).
National symposium talks ethnic policy Society

National symposium talks ethnic policy

The Government’s Committee for Ethnic Affairs and the Irish Embassy in Hanoi held a national symposium on January 3 on ethnic policy and orientations towards building it for the 2021-2030 period.
Poverty rate remains high among ethnic minorities Politics

Poverty rate remains high among ethnic minorities

Minister-Chairman of the Government’s Committee for Ethnic Affairs Do Van Chien has pointed out that ethnic minority-inhabited and mountainous areas have suffered most difficulties, with a high rate of poor households.
Soc Trang launches ethnic policies Society

Soc Trang launches ethnic policies

The Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang in 2016 strived to implement ethnic policies effectively, improving living conditions and social affairs for local ethnic groups, especially Khmer people.
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Kien Giang actively implementing ethnic policies

The Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang has spent around 600 billion VND (27.6 million USD) building and upgrading infrastructure facilities to support disadvantaged households in ethnic minority areas since 2011.