Lac Village: Tourism starts bouncing back Destinations

Lac Village: Tourism starts bouncing back

After weeks of avoiding travelling due to fears of COVID-19, many people have started travelling again thanks to improvements in epidemic prevention in Vietnam. Story from Lac village in Hoa Binh province.
Farmer launches peanut start-up Videos

Farmer launches peanut start-up

Trinh Thi Thanh Hoa in Da Bac district, Hoa Binh province has won first prize in a provincial contest for female start-ups and entered the final round of a national start-up contest for rural youths.
Startup skills help empower ethnic women: forum Society

Startup skills help empower ethnic women: forum

Providing ethnic women with startup skills is a positive way to expand women’s empowerment and embed gender equality, heard a forum held by the Institute for Studies of Society, Economy and Environment (iSEE) and Canadian non-profit organisation Artistri Sud in Hanoi on October 21.
89th Vietnamese Women’s Day Society

89th Vietnamese Women’s Day

In Vietnam, people celebrate women’s day twice a year. They observe national women’s day on October 20 and again international women’s day on March 8.
Ethnic women preserve brocade weaving Society

Ethnic women preserve brocade weaving

For many generations, Dao Tien ethnic women in Cao Bang province have been preserving traditional brocade weaving by establishing and working at local workshops.
Ideas gathered for national review on gender equality among ethnic women Society

Ideas gathered for national review on gender equality among ethnic women

The Government’s Committee on Ethnic Minority Affairs and the UN Women in Vietnam held a conference in Hanoi on July 11 to give ideas to the draft national review report on the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action, one of the world’s most comprehensive documents on gender equality and women empowerment.
Lao Cai ethnics join in promoting tourism Videos

Lao Cai ethnics join in promoting tourism

In recent years, local ethnic minorities in the northern mountainous provinces have joined in developing community tourism, which has helped them improve their living conditions.