(HBO) – Hoa Binh is now home for 227,572 children, accounting for 26.23% of the province’s population, including 2,764 living in difficulties, and 49,812 others at high risk of falling into such situation, according to the provincial Department of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs. Over the years, the province has received great support from non-governmental organisations (NGO) in child protection and care.
The Children’s Forum 2022 is a chance for children to
voice their opinions and aspirations to relevant agencies regarding child
Do Thi Loan, deputy head of the department’s Office for Child Protection and
Care and Gender Equality, World Vision International and ChildFund are working
with the province in activities for children. In 2022, the two NGOs have held many activities, including a Children’s Forum
at provincial level in 2022.
ChildFund has coordinated with the locality in building mechanisms and joint
action plans among State agencies, non-state organisations and communities in
ensuring the rights of women and girls in the province, she said.
World Vision International is a humanitarian NGO which aims to give a full and
meaningful life to all children. In 2017, it signed a cooperation agreement
with the Hoa Binh People’s Committee in implementing projects funded by the
organisation in the 2017-2022 period.
The organisation marked its presence in Hoa Binh in 2009, using sponsored and
non-sponsored financial resources to help local people have more opportunities
to fix limitations in knowledge, skills, capital and management towards
sustainable child well-being. In addition, it focused on developing physical
activities for local children, especially through ChildFund Pass It Back, a
project promoting sport for creative development, implemented by ChildFund
Australia in cooperation with the World Rugby Federation and the Asian Rugby
The project has been implemented in the province since July 2015 in Tan Lac and
Kim Boi districts. Over the past years, it has contributed to helping 4,000 children
to have comprehensive physical development, access to a new and fun sport, and
acquire life skills and teamwork skills.
Tran Thi Thu Huong, an official in charge of the ChildFund Pass It Back project
in the province said that through the practice of rugby and integrating life
skills education, children not only improve their health, but also build
solidarity and teamwork, becoming more confident to overcome challenges and
difficulties in life and spread the spirit to their community.
In the coming time, in order to further improve the effectiveness of child
protection, care and education, the province will strengthen communications to
raise public awareness and improve legal knowledge on the matter, and replicate
models and projects suitable for children./.
(HBO) – A delegation led by Secretary of Hoa Binh provincial Party Committee Nguyen Phi Long on January 12 visited and presented gifts to social policy beneficiary families, disadvantaged households, heroic Vietnamese mothers, and families of former provincial officials in Hoa Binh city on the threshold of the Lunar New Year (Tet).
(HBO) – The People’s Committee of Hoa Binh on January 11 held a conference to wrap up the emulation in 2022 and launch the patriotism emulation movement for 2023. The event drew incumbent and former leaders of Hoa Binh, including Nguyen Phi Long, alternate member of the Party Central Committee and Secretary of the provincial Party Committee; Bui Duc Hinh, Deputy Secretary of the provincial Party Committee and Chairman of the Hoa Binh People’s Council; and Bui Van Khanh, Deputy Secretary of the provincial Party Committee and Chairman of the Hoa Binh People’s Committee.
(HBO) - In 2022, the Fatherland Fronts at all levels in Hoa Binh province accompanied the Party committees and authorities to promote and uphold values of great national solidarity, contributing to the stability and development of each locality and the whole province, as well as realising development aspirations.
(HBO) – A delegation of the Hanoi Archdiocese led by its Archbishop, Joseph Vu Van Thien, on January 9 visited Hoa Binh province on the occasion of the Tet (Lunar New Year) festival. Vice Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Dinh Cong Su hosted the delegation.
(HBO) – The Standing Board of the Hoa Binh provincial Party Committee has held a conference to announce a decision on the assignment of officials to monitor communes, wards, and townships. Nguyen Phi Long, alternate member of the Party Central Committee and Secretary of the provincial Party Committee, chaired the event.
(HBO) – Nguyen Vu Chi, Deputy Head of the Hoa Binh Provincial Party Committee's Commission for Information and Education, said the committee has always paid attention to and maintained collaboration with the Party Committee of the Vietnam People’s Navy in stepping up the dissemination of information about seas and islands, thereby raising the awareness of officials, Party members and people from all walks of life about their significance to the cause of national construction and defence; viewpoints of the Party and State as well as solutions to protect the country's sovereignty. Particularly, the two sides signed a joint programme to popularise information on the country's seas and islands in July 2018.