UNDP announces report on pandemic impacts on vulnerable households  Society

UNDP announces report on pandemic impacts on vulnerable households

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) held a teleconference in Hanoi on September 24 to announce a report assessing COVID-19’s socio-economic impacts on vulnerable households in Vietnam, and another on the design and implementation of the Government’s second support package for those hit by the pandemic.
Disadvantaged students get support with internet connections Society

Disadvantaged students get support with internet connections

In response to the “Telecommunications services and computers for children” programme launched by the Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh, Vietnam Internet Network Information Centre (VNNIC) have presented gifts including smartphones and 4G Mobifone SIM cards for disadvantaged students at Dich Vong Secondary School in Hanoi’s Cau Giay district.
Online art teaching spawns amid COVID-19 Culture - Sports

Online art teaching spawns amid COVID-19

Online art teaching has spawned in many localities due to prolonged social distancing caused by COVID-19, with non-profit classrooms on digital platform offering healthy entertainment choice and skills to learners at home.
Programme appeals for community support for COVID-19 fight Society

Programme appeals for community support for COVID-19 fight

The Presidium of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee and the sub-committee for mobilising social assistance under the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control on September 16 launched a programme calling for more support from people nationwide for the COVID-19 fight.
Vietnamese language course opens at Ukraine’s school Society

Vietnamese language course opens at Ukraine’s school

A Vietnamese language course was opened at the Kiev-based school named after President Ho Chi Minh in Ukraine on September 15 as part of a cooperation programme between the Vietnamese Embassy in the country and the school.
Vietnam’s two biosphere reserves nominated for UNESCO voting Environment

Vietnam’s two biosphere reserves nominated for UNESCO voting

Vietnam’s biosphere reserves Nui Chua in the central province of Ninh Thuan and Kon Ha Nung in the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai will be voted to seek UNESCO recognition at the 33rd session of the International Coordinating Council of the Man and the Biosphere Programme (CIC-MAB) in Nigeria from September 13-17.