Hoa Binh won two prizes at the "Listening to your children” contest held by the Vietnam Women’s Union to raise gender equality awareness among ethnic students.
Members of the "Leaders of Changes” Club from
the Ba Khan Primary and Secondary School in Son Thuy commune, Mai Chau district
and their work.
An excellent painting of the "Leaders of
Changes” Club from the Ba Khan Primary and Secondary School in Son Thuy
commune, Mai Chau district won the second prize. Meanwhile, the consolidation
prize went to a video made by the "Leaders of Changes” Club from the Da Phuc
Secondary School in Yen Thuy district.
The "Listening to your children” contest was
launched in May 2023, with the participation of ethnic people from 50 cities
and provinces across the nation.
As many as 211 entries with 193 paintings and 18
videos that illustrate the kids’ dreams of a happy family and gender equality
were sent to the organising board.
The contest aimed at promoting the role and
participation of children, especially girls, in the communication work to raise
public awareness of gender equality, making contributions to building a safe
environment for children in the mountainous areas.
On February 1st, Korean Good Neighbors International (GNI) and the 1% Fund of Hyundai Heavy Industry Group held the inauguration and handover of Thinh Lang Community Library (Hoa Binh City).
In order to spread the noble gestures and kind actions in the community, in recent years, "Tet of Kindness” movement has been organized by all levels of the Red Cross in the province in diverse forms, becoming a beauty. The meaningful gifts from the generous hearts have helped the poor, the people in difficult circumstances, and vulnerable people have the conditions to celebrate Tet more fully.
In the days approaching the Lunar New Year of Giap Thin, the activities to care for and support the families in difficult circumstances, visiting the people with meritorious services to the revolution, encouraging and supporting the employees and the poor households have been widely deployed across the province with the diverse and practical forms.
Students of Hoa Binh province secured 41 prizes in the National Exam for selecting Excellent High School Students for the 2023 – 2024 school year. This is a commendable result for the local education sector after nine years of not winning the first prize in the xams.
In order to implement the national target programme for socio-economic development in ethnic minority and mountainous areas, in 2023, Kim Boi district has made efforts to carry out projects in accordance with regulations and instructions of the government and the province to accelerate disbursement of assigned capital.
Mai Chau district, which is aiming to turn itself into a key tourism site of Hoa Binh province, has provided training courses in non-agricultural sectors for rural workers. This is a bold step to help local people shift to more suitable employment so as to improve incomes.