Hanoi schools set to offer counseling Society

Hanoi schools set to offer counseling

The important role of counselling in schools has been accepted by most stakeholders, including parents, teachers and administrators, but most secondary schools and high schools do not offer this service.
Raising awareness of gender violence Society

Raising awareness of gender violence

The Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA) has announced the creation of a national action month on gender violence prevention and control, which will last from November 15 to December 16 each year.

Issue of child abuse requires greater attention

The Vietnam Woman’s Union hosted a workshop on the role of parents in preventing child abuse on November 18, discussing relevant facts and figures as well as practical measures to address the pressing issue.

Homosexuals face violence in their own homes

Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered people (LGBT) are still discriminated against in Vietnam and are often exposed to violence from their parents and family members, sociologists warned at a recent conference.