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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...


12:26 17/06/2013

Education ministry begins action against illegal drugs The 2013 month of action against drugs was launched yesterday, June 16, by the Ministry of Education and Training at northern Thai Nguyen Province's Thai Nguyen University of...

Vietnam honoured for achievements in poverty reduction

11:20 17/06/2013

Vietnam was awarded for its poverty reduction achievements at a ceremony held in Italy on June 16 by the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO).

Vietnam among countries leading in poverty reduction

11:16 13/06/2013

Vietnam has been listed as one of 38 countries having fulfilled the millennium development goals for poverty reduction, the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) announced on June 12.

Vietnam receives FAO award on fighting poverty

15:57 28/05/2013

Vietnam along with other eight countries worldwide have won the award for outstanding progress in fighting hunger and undernourishment presented by the United Nations' Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO).

Global hunger down but progress slowing: UN

19:16 09/10/2012

The UN's food agency revised down the number of the world's hungry on Tuesday to just under 870 million but slammed the figure as “unacceptable” and warned that the fight against hunger was slowing down.


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