Vietnam

PM Phuc: Efforts needed to build sustainable, inclusive, resilient future

The COVID-19 pandemic which has driven tens of millions of people into poverty, natural disasters, inequality, environmental pollution, poverty, …

by · Monday, 23 November 2020 · Vietnam

Over US$370351 collected in charity walk for poor residents

… as giving scholarships to children of low-income families and purchasing health insurance cards for poverty-stricken and near-poor households .

by · Sunday, 22 November 2020 · Vietnam

MoLISA holds Patriotic Emulation Congress

In addition to advising the State and the Government on many documents related to poverty reduction, the Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs sector …

by · Wednesday, 18 November 2020 · Vietnam

HCM City sets new poverty standards for 2021-2025 period

The poverty threshold for the 2021-2025 will be less than 36 million VND (1,553 USD) in annual income per capita, compared to the current threshold of …

by · Wednesday, 18 November 2020 · Vietnam

Permanent Deputy PM works with Lang Son province

The poverty rate has fallen by over 3.6% per year while improvements have been seen in education, health and people mental health. In addition …

by · Saturday, 14 November 2020 · Vietnam

Ethnic minority women succeed with start-ups

Nung minority woman Nguyen Thi Thai had been living in poverty for nearly 20 years. She was always dependent on her husband, like many other …

by · Monday, 9 November 2020 · Oman, Vietnam

Deputies discuss poverty reduction in ethnic, mountainous regions

Deputies offered opinions on national target programmes on new-style rural development and sustainable poverty reduction as well as incentives for …

by · Wednesday, 4 November 2020 · Vietnam

Binh Phuoc province’s anti-poverty measures yield excellent results

The south-eastern province of Binh Phuoc expects to exceed its target for poverty reduction among ethnic groups this year as localities step up …

by · Wednesday, 4 November 2020 · Vietnam

Reign of COVID-19 in Vietnam short-lived: US magazine

In 1990, the country’s extreme poverty rate was 50 percent. Today, that figure has fallen to 2 percent. In 2019, 90 percent of Vietnamese citizens haveĀ …

by · Thursday, 29 October 2020 · Vietnam

Ethnic female students benefit from project Brighter Path to Future

Realizing that many girls from ethnic minority groups have to stop pursuit of schooling because of poverty, the VinaCapital Foundation and Vu A Dinh …

by · Monday, 26 October 2020 · Vietnam