Contest encourages reading culture Society

Contest encourages reading culture

The Centre for Development of Reading Culture and Lifelong Learning, in collaboration with the Vietnam Blind Association, has launched the “Reading books together, overcoming challenges” contest to help people, especially those with disabilities and the blind, improve their awareness of the role of lifelong learning in personal and social development.
USAID launches projects to support disabled people in Quang Tri Society

USAID launches projects to support disabled people in Quang Tri

The US Agency for International Development (USAID) together with the People's Committee of Quang Tri province and the National Action Center for Toxic Chemicals and Environmental Treatment (NACCET) on September 1 held an online event to launch USAID-funded projects to support people with disabilities in the central province.
People with disabilities creating for the community Videos

People with disabilities creating for the community

Lê Huy Tích became a paraplegic after being in a traffic accident at the age of 29. Because of his need to get around everywhere by wheelchair, he came up with the idea of a wheelchair trailer for places a wheelchair simply can’t navigate. The useful initiative for people with disabilities received a prize at the 3rd Community Initiative Contest.
Top legislator calls for support to disadvantaged people Society

Top legislator calls for support to disadvantaged people

National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan on February 2 called on administrations at all levels and sectors to better the social welfare work, ensuring that all people, especially social policy beneficiaries and poor households, enjoy a happy Tet (Lunar New Year) festival.
Outstanding youths with disabilities honoured Society

Outstanding youths with disabilities honoured

As many as 64 prominent young people with disabilities were honoured during a ceremony in Hanoi on December 28. Organised by the Vietnam Youth Federation Central Committee and the National Committee on Persons with Disabilities, the event aims to call for further support for youths with disabilities, and seek suitable and sustainable models for them to integrate into the society.
Technology empowers people with disabilities Society

Technology empowers people with disabilities

Twenty-two people with visual impairments are attending a digital business training and coaching course for four months in Hanoi to help them adapt to the fourth industrial revolution and co-exist with COVID-19.
Health ministry partners with eight NGOs in improving rehabilitative services Health

Health ministry partners with eight NGOs in improving rehabilitative services

The Ministry of Heath’s Department of Medical Services Administration (MSA) will partner with eight local and international Non-governmental Organisations (NGOs) in rehabilitation to improve life quality of people with disabilities in Vietnam, as part of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed in Hanoi on June 2.