(HBO) – Close to 1,000 children, teenagers and young adults have benefited from a project on Strengthening Local Child Protection System Effectiveness from 2017 – 2020.
Childfund Vietnam coordinates with Kim Boi
district’s labour, invalids and social affairs division to organise moot courts
on child sexual abuse cases in Cuoi Ha commune.
The project has produced positive results with the commune-
and district-level child protection systems proving better effective. Up to 93
percent of the children asked said they know who to report to when they or
their friends are at risk of sexual abuse while all respondents said they feel
safer compared to two years ago. Some 70 percent of the project children were
provided with knowledge on how to prevent sexual abuse through training by
Awareness of parents, teachers and other adults and the
children’s participation in this matter have been raised, with 85 percent of the
children saying parents had talked to them about child and sexual abuse, and
All parents asked had correct perception of sexual abuse;
while parents and people have reported abusive cases to social workers, staff
from the provincial Department of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs and
National Child Protection Hotline 111.
Parents have been better supportive of their children
taking part in programmes, forums and camps on the occasion of the Children’s
Day (June 1) and Mid-Autumn Festival and exercising their rights.
Additionally, capacity of child protection social workers
in target communes has been improved. After the project ended, local administrations committed
to maintaining and developing child protection activities with their own
Meanwhile, Childfund Vietnam pledged to continue
cooperating with the department in policy advocacy to expand the commune-based
child protection network across the province, on the basis of which an advanced
version of the project will be developed nationwide./.
(HBO) - Being an extremely difficult commune of the province, however, in recent years, Van Nghia commune (Lac Son) has undergone a remarkable transformation in socio-economic development, the life of the ethnic minorities has been clearly improved. This result has been achieved due to the direction of the Party Committee and the communal authorities, directing the political system to achieve the goals of the sustainable poverty reduction. At the same time, the commune has effectively integrated the capital sources from the ethnic programs, projects and policies to invest in the essential infrastructure, serving the people's life and support the people in developing production and diversifying the livelihood.
(HBO) - As a large number of people are flocking to historic and religious sites as a tradition after the Tet (Lunar New Year) holiday, Cao Phong district is taking more drastic measures to increase people’s awareness of the COVID-19 and strengthen preventive measures against the disease at these places.
(HBO) - As the 2021 Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday draws near, Hoa Binh’s mountainous district of Da Bac has carried out activities to help poor people enjoy Tet, ensuring social welfare in the locality.
(HBO) - The provincial People’s Committee on January 29 issued Document No.149/UBND-KGVX on implementation of the Prime Minister’s Directive No.05/CT-TTg and the Ministry of Health’sNo.95/CD-BYT dated January 28 on COVID-19 prevention.
(HBO) - On January 28th, at the cultural house of Dup hamlet, Tu Son commune (Kim Boi), the Provincial Fatherland Front coordinated with the delegation of 216 joint Stock Company and donors from Hanoi City to give 100 sets of Tet gifts to the poor households in the commune. Each gift includes cash and a bag of cakes and candies, and cooking oil.
(HBO) - The standing board of the Fatherland Front Committee of Hoa Binh province on January 18 allocated 360 packages of Tet gifts to 18 agencies, units, socio-political organisations, with total funding of 216 million VND.