(HBO) – Considering socio-economic development and sustainable poverty reduction as key tasks, over the past years, Hoa Binh province has issued both short- and long-term resolutions and built detailed action plans to carry out those resolutions and central agencies’ directions, thereby greatly helping with poverty elimination.
Farmers in Cao Duong commune (Luong Son district) have
replaced inefficient crops with citrus trees to raise their income.
Hoa Binh has carried out the national target
programme on sustainable poverty reduction by using funding from the central
budget and its own. It has also made use of other resources and the public’s
contributions to programme implementation.
Since 2016, the province has mobilised over 1.18
trillion VND (50.6 million USD) for projects under the national target
programme on sustainable poverty reduction, of which almost 779 billion VND was
sourced from the central budget, 23.8 billion VND from the local budget, and
38.9 billion VND in non-refundable aid from Ireland. Besides, about 66 billion
VND, including contributions in the form of labour and land donation, was
provided by the local populace and organisations.
Organisations have also donated 35 billion VND
to localities and communities in Hoa Binh to equip themselves with cultural,
educational and medical facilities.
Based on the poverty standards for 2016-2020,
there were 50,959 poor households and 24,586 near-poor ones in Hoa Binh in
early 2016, respectively accounting for 24.38 percent and 11.76 percent of all
households in the province then.
Aside from objective causes like natural
disasters, accidents, illnesses or unexpected incidents, some households
suffered from poverty due to the shortage of land, skills, jobs, capital,
knowledge or experience.
Realising that fact, provincial authorities
built plans on poverty elimination for 2016-2020 right at the outset of the
period. During the implementation process, Hoa Binh has benefited from
ministries and central agencies’ directions, the responsible participation of
local departments, sectors and localities, as well as people’s support.
As a result, poverty reduction efforts have
proved fruitful. The implemented programmes and policies have helped improve
the material and spiritual lives of ethnic minorities. Infrastructure has been
developed; people’s demand for housing, residential and agricultural land, and
water satisfied; and education and health care improved.
Additionally, the local political system has
been consolidated thanks to more training provided for ethnic minority cadres.
Targets of the sustainable poverty reduction
programme have been basically achieved. In particular, the poverty rate has
been cut down by 3.16 percent annually on average between 2016 and 2020,
compared to the target rate of 3 percent./.
(HBO) - Vu Binh commune (Lac Son district) was established on the merge of three communes of Vu Lam, Binh Chan and Binh Cang. The commune’s Party Organisation held its 2nd congress on June 3 and 4, aiming to determine operation orientations, specific tasks and solutions in the 2020-2025 tenure.
(HBO) - Bui Van Khanh, Vice Secretary of the Party Committee and Chairman of the People’s Committee of Hoa Binh province, chaired the regular July meeting of the People’s Committee.
(HBO) - Over the past five years, the Party Committee, the authorities and the people in Cao Phong District have promoted the spirit of solidarity and have achieved the important and comprehensive results in all fields. Most of the socio-economic targets set out in the Resolution of 27th District’s Communist Party Congress have been completed and exceeded.
(HBO) – The Party organisation of Hoa Binh city opened its second congress, for the 2020-2025 tenure, on July 29. The event was attended by member of the Party Central Committee and Secretary of the Hoa Binh provincial Party Committee Bui Van Tinh, along with 282 delegates representing over 11,000 members of the Party organisation.
(HBO) - Tan Lac district’s Party organization on July 27 convened its 24th congress for the 2020-2025 tenure, bringing together 255 delegates representing over 6,200 Party members in the locality.