City hosts National Youth Red Cross Camp

Hundreds of youth volunteers along with representatives of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies from countries like Malaysia, Maldives, Laos, Japan, Singapore and Thailand are participating in the 4th National Youth Red Cross Camp in Ho Chi Minh City from August 1-4.

About 600 youth volunteers and 30 representatives of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies from other countries will participate in the event themed ‘Action for Humanity’, which will be co-organized by the Vietnam Red Cross, Ministry of Education and Training, and Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union.

The youth will visit historical and cultural relics including Ben Nha Rong (Nha Rong Wharf), Reunification Palace, War Remnants Museum, Revolutionary Museum, Cu Chi tunnels, and Rung Sac Revolutionary Base in Can Gio District.

They will exchange experiences in providing emergency aid, take part in cultural and social activities, and offer gifts to victims of Agent Orange.

By Truong Ngoc – Translated by Kim Khanh

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