Vietnamese female entrepreneurs empowered Business

Vietnamese female entrepreneurs empowered

In Asian cultures with a strong patriarchal system, women are considered the weaker sex and caregivers, meaning that they must care for older parents, feed the family and educate children. Nowadays, many women replace their husbands as breadwinners instead of doing household chores.
Society

Outstanding ethnic, religious women honoured

More than 60 outstanding women from ethnic minority and religious groups in the Central Highlands region were honoured at a ceremony in Buon Ma Thuot city, Dak Lak province on February 28.
Politics

Vietnam affirms strong commitment to advancement of women

Vietnam has affirmed its strong commitment to the advancement of women and gender equality as important instruments to achieve equitable and sustainable development, at the UN debate on Agenda Item 28: Advancement of Women in New York on October 14.
UN co-ordinator wins award for help to women Society

UN co-ordinator wins award for help to women

UN Resident Coordinator in Vietnam John Hendra has received the “For the Development of Vietnamese Women” insignia for his great contributions to fostering gender equality and the advancement of Vietnamese women.