Australian Embassy launches equality strategy in Vietnam

Australian Embassy launches equality strategy in Vietnam


The Australian Embassy on November 11 held a ceremony to launch the Equality Strategy in Vietnam in the 2022-2027 period, aiming to strengthen Australia's efforts in promoting gender equality, women and girls' empowerment, the social integration of persons with disabilities, ethnic minority groups, and LGBTI group.
Practices of Then receive UNESCO certificate

Practices of Then receive UNESCO certificate

A ceremony was held in the northern province of Tuyen Quang on September 3 night to receive a UNESCO certificate accrediting Practices of Then by Tay, Nung and Thai ethnic minority groups in Vietnam as an intangible cultural heritage of humanity.
Poverty reduction program helps ethnic minority escape destitution

Poverty reduction program helps ethnic minority escape destitution

Being a mountainous province on the border between Vietnam and Cambodia, the Southern Province of Binh Phuoc has a community of 41 ethnic minorities with 195,635 people accounting for nearly 20 percent of the country’s population. Since the poverty reduction program to help 1,000 poor ethnic minority households escape impoverishment has been implemented in the province, inhabitants have been granted land, house, and loan support. Subsequently, with their efforts, many poor ethnic minority households have escaped poverty sustainably.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc at the event (Photo: VNA)

PM lauds ethnic minority groups for national development

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc lauded ethnic minority groups nationwide for their contributions to the national construction and defence over the past years, while addressing the opening of the second National Congress of Vietnamese Ethnic Minorities in Hanoi on December 4.
Permanent Vice Chairman Dieu K're gives certificates of merit to individuals who have done their task well (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC strives to narrow rich-poor gap in ethnic minority groups

Permanent Vice Chairman of the Party Central Committee’s Mass Mobilisation Commission Dieu K're asked Ho Chi Minh City leaders to continue policies for narrowing the gap between the rich and the poor amongst ethnic minority.