millennium development goals
FAO applauds Vietnam's poverty reduction achievements

23:44 09/10/2014

Vietnam is an idyllic model of success in agriculture and rural development that other economically troubled countries throughout the world should emulate, said officials from the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation...

Deputy PM addresses UN General Assembly's 69th session

19:01 28/09/2014

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh delivered a statement at the General Debate of the 69th session of the UN General Assembly in New York on September 27 (local time).

Vietnam's MDG achievements highlighted at UN session

00:51 24/09/2014

Over the past decade, Vietnam has recorded remarkable progress in giving effect to the International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD) action programme, resulting in better healthcare services for the country's...

Survey to measure living standard gaps

09:41 08/09/2014

Disparities still exist in the well-being of Viet Nam's children and women across region, gender, wealth and ethnicity, according to survey results announced on Thursday.

UNICEF renews vows to protect children's rights

18:06 05/09/2014

UNICEF will continue to assist Vietnam in perfecting policies and implementing concrete programmes to protect and take care of the nation's children.

State and Government leaders meet WB Vice President

19:40 25/08/2014

The World Bank (WB) congratulated Vietnam on the high-level attention to building resilience of vulnerable areas like the Mekong Delta – which are especially impacted by climate change and disaster risks.

Vietnam highlights regional connectivity at ESCAP session

09:33 09/08/2014

Vietnam has emphasised the importance of a peaceful and stable environment, including free and safe maritime navigation and the peaceful settlement of disputes at sea based on respect for international law and regional.

2014 Vesak & Vietnam's imprints

09:04 04/08/2014

Themed “Buddhist Perspective towards Achieving the United Nations Millennium Development Goals”, the 2014 United Nations Day of Vesak was held in Bai Dinh Pagoda in Ninh Binh Province from May 6-10, 2014.

Politburo member Pham Quang Nghi concludes US visit

13:22 29/07/2014

Politburo member and Secretary of the Hanoi Party Committee Pham Quang Nghi visited New York city from July 23-28 as part of his trip to the US at the invitation of the US Department of State.

Reduced ODA reliance can mean more funding choices

07:53 27/07/2014

Viet Nam's status as a middle-income country can limit its sources of preferential capital, Duong Duc Ung, former Director of the External Economic Department.


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