Through the Covid-19 Response and Recovery Fund, GREAT will collaborate with its partners to respond to the specific challenges that the pandemic presents including communication on Covid-19 prevention in ethnic minority languages, targeted information to support people at risk of gender-based violence in the context of Covid-19 and adapting business operations to create new income opportunities for ethnic minority women. … [Read more...] about Australia helps Vietnam’s northwestern communities recover from Covid-19
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“We are encouraging health services to reach out, and parents to prioritise securing vaccination to protect their children. It is time to setup a plan for routine immunisation to return to normal while ensuring social distancing and the safety of health workers and communities. It is also time to work jointly to ensure that those children who missed essential vaccines in the last months are brought up to date with their immunisation. As we have learnt in other crisis, when health workers reach families to immunise children it is also a prime opportunity to attend to other key health interventions. UNICEF and WHO stand ready to continue our support to the Government of Vietnam in this effort,” the statement said. … [Read more...] about Latest Coronavirus News in Vietnam & Southeast Asia April 25
A quarter of a century ago, on the night of July 11, 1995 (US time), the morning of July 12, 1995 (Việt Nam time), US President Bill Clinton officially announced the normalisation of US-Việt Nam relations. No one could have imagined that the two countries that were once mortal enemies were closing their traumatic past and moving on to a new chapter in their history. In order to take historic steps in Việt Nam-US relations, from a former enemy to a friend and a comprehensive partner since 2013, many changes have occurred in the way of thinking and ideology of the heads of parliament and governments on both sides. This event has a special meaning, surpassing the expectations of bystanders and insiders. … [Read more...] about Looking back on 25 years of Vietnam-US relations: The role of US Senators
The People’s Committee, the executive agency, has sought approval from the People’s Council, the legislature, to let go 2,300 people working in various offices at ward, commune and district levels within the next month. … [Read more...] about HCMC to let go 2,300 part-time officials, compensate them
Daniel Kritenbrink: Let me say a couple of things. First of all, my Vietnamese is very bad. I really hope my Vietnamese will be better in the future. Since I began working in Vietnam, I haven't had much time to learn Vietnamese, and this is a challenge. However, I find Vietnamese a beautiful language. … [Read more...] about What would the US Ambassador to VN wish for if he had a magic lamp?