(HBO) - The provincial Department of Labor, War Invalids and Social Affairs has collaborated with the World Vision in Vietnam to organize a Workshop to improve the effectiveness of the Child Protection Committee and to prepare a plan on the Provincial Child Protection in 2020. There are 76 representatives from 11 districts and the city, the Head and the Management staff of 8 project communes in 4 districts including Mai Chau, Lac Son, Yen Thuy and Da Bac attending the workshop.
Currently, there are over 221,159 children, in which there
are 2,393 children in special circumstances and up to 2,114 children in special
circumstances who are supported. 36,402 children are in risk of falling into
special circumstances. In the first 6 months of 2019, 14 cases of child abuse
have occurred in the whole province.
At the seminar, the delegates have shared the results of the
activities of the Child Protection Division at all levels. The results of
providing child protection services are according to 3 levels. There are
advantages and dis advantages in the operation of the Child Protection
Committee at all levels. Accordingly, the delegates have agreed to propose the
solutions to improve the effectiveness of the Child Protection Committee and to
develop a plan on the provincial child protection in 2020.
The workshop is aimed at the equality in terms of
comprehensive development in a safe, healthy and friendly environment off all
in general. For children with special circumstances are given timely support
and care so that they can have the development opportunities. They have been
promoting the propaganda and raising the awareness about child protection. At
the same time, it is expected that all children are protected from abuse,
violence or exploitation of labor.
(HBO) - A staff member at the Thuan Hoa social protection centre of Hoa Binh was among 150 individuals and collectives honoured in the 17th KOVA awards at a ceremony held in Ho Chi Minh City on November 16.
(HBO) – A competition on response to natural disasters and first aid was recently held for teams in the three communes of Dong Tam, Yen Bong and Khoan Du in Lac Thuy district of the northern mountainous province of Hoa Binh.
(HBO) – Vu Duong Thuy Nga, Director of the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism’s Department of Library has led a delegation to visit the Hoa Binh Provincial Library.
(HBO) – Deputy Secretary of the provincial Party Committee and Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Bui Van Khanh on November 11 visited and presented certificates of merit to five organisations and six individuals for their excellent achievements in medical examination work.
(HBO) - In 2015, the project "The Equipment bringing water up using the water power” of Hoang Van Thu High School for the Gifted passed 205 projects of other provinces, helping Hoa Binh to win the first prize in the competition of National Science and Technology for the first time.
(HBO) – The Vietnam Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (Agribank)’s branch in Hoa Binh on October 30 signed an agreement on providing social welfare support with the People’s Committee of Yen Thuong commune in Yen Phong district, under which the bank will supply 5 billion VND (216,637 USD) to the commune to build infrastructure system.