(HBO) – As of the end of May 12, Mai Chau district of Hoa Binh province had completed the provision of financial aid for people affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, comprising national contributors, those subject to social protection, and poor and near-poor households.
The provision of financial support for poor and near-poor
families in Pa Co commune of Mai Chau district has been carried out in line
The Government’s Resolution 42, dated April 9,
2020, on measures supporting people with pandemic-related difficulties and the
Prime Minister’s Decision 15/2020/QD-TTg are of importance since they aim to
opportunely assist vulnerable groups so that no one is left behind.
Mai Chau, which has a large area covering 16
communal-level localities, is one of the mountainous districts with special
disadvantages. like other localities in the province, it also encountered
certain difficulties in surveying people eligible for the aid.
Despite this, all-level authorities and sectors
are exerting efforts to help people impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. They
have also stepped up communications to promote the spirit of sharing, thus
encouraging people with better conditions to lend a hand to those with more
So far, the provision of aid, worth nearly 15.3
billion VND (663,400 USD) in total, has been completed with 18,019
beneficiaries, consisting of 376 revolution contributors, 1,945 others subject
to social protection, 15,698 poor and near-poor households. It was reportedly
done in an open and transparent manner and without mistakes.
The district’s authorities are reviewing local
individual business households so as to give support to those with annual
revenue of under 100 million VND, employees whose labour contracts were
suspended or terminated, and others without labour contracts who have been
influenced by the pandemic./.
(HBO) - On November 7th, the residential area of Ngu hamlet, Hien Luong commune (Da Bac) held a festival of the National Unity Day in 2020. Mr. Do Van Chien, the Member of the Party Central Committee, the Prime Minister, The Chairman of the Committee for Ethnic Minority, Mr. Bui Van Khanh, the Deputy Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee, the Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee, the Representatives of Vietnam Fatherland Front, the leaders of the Provincial Fatherland Front, the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development, the Committee for Ethnic Minority of the province and Da Bac district attended and had fun with the local people.
(HBO) - Ms.Tran Thi Hoa, the Chairman of the City’s Red Cross says: "From the beginning of the year, the movements and activities organized have been spreading deeply and widely, targeting the difficult subjects such as "the Tet for the poor and victims of Agent Orange”, "Each organization and individual associating with a humanitarian address”, "The Pink Spring Festival”, "The Humanitarian Month”, " The Bank of Cows” ..., which has brought positive effects, helping the disadvantaged people alleviate difficulties in life, contributing to implementing the policies of social security in the locality ”.
(HBO) - As many as 19 organisations and units have so far donated and registered to support flood victims in the central region through Hoa Binh province’s relief fund with a total amount of over 1.16billion VND as of October 27. Of the total, 113 million VND were transferred to the fund.
(HBO) – From October 24-26, the Red Cross Society of Lac Son district and a number of businesses, donors and locals in Thuong Coc held an event to raise funds, make, transport and hand over 4,000 "chung” cake (square glutinous rice cake) to Le Thuy district of Quang Binh province.
(HBO) – In response to the provincial Fatherland Front Committee’s call, a group of local businesses raised some 370 million VND (15,900 USD) to support flood-affected people in the central localities.
(HBO) – A meeting to respond to the Global Handwashing Day was held at the HoaBinh Culture Palace on October 18 by the Ministry of Health and Unilever Vietnam Foundation, in collaboration with the provincial People’s Committee.