60 outstanding businesswomen honoured Society

60 outstanding businesswomen honoured

The 2021 Golden Rose Cup awards were presented to 60 businesswomen during a ceremony held by the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) in Hanoi on December 29.
Vietnam exerts every effort to advance gender equality Society

Vietnam exerts every effort to advance gender equality

With its efforts taken over the past years, Vietnam has gained many achievements in gender equality, making it recognised by the world as one of the 10 countries best implementing the United Nations’ goal No.5 on promoting gender equality and empowering all women and girls.
APPF-29: Parliaments should step up actions to ensure gender equality Politics

APPF-29: Parliaments should step up actions to ensure gender equality

Parliaments should take more actions with a focus on policies and strategies on recovery, thus meeting gender equality requirements, a Vietnamese representative said at the online Meeting of Women Parliamentarians within the 29th Annual Meeting of the Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum (APPF-29), hosted by the Republic of Korea (RoK) on December 13.
Vietnam pushes for gender equality Society

Vietnam pushes for gender equality

The rate of women in the Vietnamese workforce has reached over 70 percent, a high level in the world, according to the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs.
Workshop promotes agenda on women, peace and security Society

Workshop promotes agenda on women, peace and security

An international workshop on the role of national action programmes in promoting the women, peace and security (WPS) agenda was jointly held in Hanoi on December 7 by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the United Nations (UN) Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women).
HCM City working hard to promote gender equality Society

HCM City working hard to promote gender equality

A programme to implement the National Strategy on Gender Equality in the 2021–2030 period and the Vietnam Population Strategy by 2030 was launched by the Ho Chi Minh City Federation of Labour on December 6.
Quang Ninh's efforts in gender-based violence fight pay off Society

Quang Ninh's efforts in gender-based violence fight pay off

The northern province of Quang Ninh has enjoyed fruitful results in preventing and settling gender-based violence thanks to its effective measures to raise public awareness of gender equality and support victims of violence in the community.
Vietnam always prioritises promoting gender equality: Spokeswoman Society

Vietnam always prioritises promoting gender equality: Spokeswoman

Vietnam always gives priority to promoting gender equality, narrowing the gender gap and creating equal opportunities for women and men to participate in and benefit from all aspects of social life, contributing to the sustainable development of the country, Spokeswoman of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) Le Thi Thu Hang has said.
Vietnam prioritises promoting gender equality Society

Vietnam prioritises promoting gender equality

With its theme on ensuring social security, empowering and creating opportunities for women and girls to achieve gender equality, and eliminating violence against women and girls, the action month once again affirms Vietnam's priorities and commitments in promoting practical progress in the matter.
ASEAN, Australia enhance ties in women, peace, security matters Videos

ASEAN, Australia enhance ties in women, peace, security matters

Australian Minister of Foreign Affairs and Minister for Women Marise Payne and Vietnamese Foreign Minister Bui Thanh Son attended an ASEAN-Australia dialogue themed “Women, peace and security: progressing implementation on the road to recovery from COVID-19” on November 9.
First overall report on gender equality in Vietnam released Business

First overall report on gender equality in Vietnam released

Country Gender Equality Profile Vietnam 2021 (CGEP), the first comprehensive report on the gender equality situation in Vietnam, was released at a conference on October 26 by the UN Women, the Australian Embassy in Vietnam, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the International Labour Organisation (ILO).
 First overall report on gender equality situation in Vietnam released Society

First overall report on gender equality situation in Vietnam released

Country Gender Equality Profile Vietnam 2021 (CGEP), the first comprehensive report on the gender equality situation in Vietnam, was released at a conference on October 26 by the UN Women, the Australian Embassy in Vietnam, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the International Labour Organisation (ILO).
Vietnam highlights women’s role in peacekeeping, peacebuilding World

Vietnam highlights women’s role in peacekeeping, peacebuilding

A Vietnamese diplomat has highlighted the role of women in peacekeeping and peacebuilding and underscored the need to enhance the participation of women in all political, social and economic aspects during a meeting of the UN Security Council on October 21.
Webinar to boost empowerment for Vietnamese female filmmakers Culture - Sports

Webinar to boost empowerment for Vietnamese female filmmakers

The UNESCO, in coordination with Canadian and Swiss Embassies in Vietnam as well as cultural-creative spaces such as Hanoi Grapevine and O Kia Hanoi, will hold the webinar “IN HER VOICE” in October to discuss measures to promote gender equality and support for female filmmakers in Vietnam.
Competition on safety, gender equality in cyberspace opens Sci-Tech

Competition on safety, gender equality in cyberspace opens

The contest "Cyber S – Generation S: Safety and equality in cyberspace" opened on October 4 to raise public awareness, especially among young people and content creators on social media, about safety and gender equality in cyberspace amid COVID-19 pandemic.