(HBO) – The Women’s Union of Hoa Binh province held a workshop share experience in fighting human trafficking in response to the World Day against Trafficking in Persons.
event was attended by nearly 50 delegates from provincial agencies, departments
and sectors, leaders from the districts of Kim Boi, Ky Son and Da Bac, and Hoa
Binh city and representatives of Women’s Unions of 11 districts and Hoa Binh
At the workshop, they watched a documentary on
the fight against human trafficking conducted by the Vietnam Women’s Union
Central Committee and listened to a report on this work nationwide.
From 2006 to mid-2019, 1,059 human trafficking
cases were uncovered across the country, involving 1,432 traffickers and 2,674
victims. Up to 892 or over 80 percent of the cases sold people to China with
1,187 traffickers and 2,319 victims, accounting for over 86 percent of the
total trafficked persons. A large number of cases were discovered in the
provinces bordering China
like Lao Cai, Ha Giang, Dien Bien and Quang Ninh.
Traffickers formed many trans-provincial and
trans-national rings or gangs using sophisticated ruses to trick people into
prostitution, illegal marriages or forced labour.
Participants at the event looked into the human
trafficking situation in Vietnam,
especially the trafficking of people to China. Hoa Binh province hasn’t
recorded any such cases in recent years.
They pointed out difficulties, challenges,
causes and experience in the combat against human trafficking, giving
authorised agencies proposals in terms of the building and implementation of
programmes, plans and measures to effectively fight back this type of crime./.
(HBO) - The Red Cross of Hoa Binh city collaborated with the clubs of the Red to award 31 houses of the Red Cross, 152 bicycles, 15 breeding cows to the disadvantaged households and the poor children in the area with a total value of nearly 1.27 billion VND.
(HBO) – The working age population in rural areas in Hoa Binh account for 80 percent of the province’s workforce. Therefore, creating jobs for them is very important to socio-economic development in rural areas. Over the years, the province has given great attention to job generation for rural labourers, thus contributing to ensuring social security.
(HBO) - joining hands to build "Home of Love” for poor women is a humanitarian campaign that has been effectively implemented by the different levels of Women's Union in the province for many years. The houses formed from the warm sharing of gratitude have brought the joy of settling down, helping the members and women try to overcome difficulties and stabilize their lives.
(HBO) - Hoa Binh Veteran Association has launched a pilot model "Veterans joining hands to solve the problem of plastic waste” in Huu Nghi Ward, Hoa Binh City, attracting the attraction of a large number of members and people.
(HBO) - The Management Board of the Industrial Parks (IPs) in Hoa Binh province joined hands with provincial police to arrange a conference disseminating law on fire prevention and fighting, along with a rescue drill at the Luong Son IP on October 2.
(HBO) – The Hoa Binh chapter of the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union (HCYU) recently teamed up with the HCYU chapter of Cao Phong district to organise a workshop aiming to bolster the implementation of the 2019 "Creative youth” campaign. More than 70 staff of HCYU chapters and members with outstanding start-ups attended the event.