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Seminar seeks enhancing empowerment for rural women

Vietnam is taking active and drastic actions to enforce laws and policies on gender equality and achieve sustainable development goals, with a focus on rural areas, Deputy Minister of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs Doan Mau Diep affirmed. 
“HeForShe” campaign launched in HCM City

“HeForShe” campaign launched in HCM City

Many Vietnamese celebrities participated in the “HeForShe” campaign promoting gender equality and women's empowerment in Ho Chi Minh City on November 1-2.
The second APEC Policy Partnership on Women and the Economy (PPWE 2) Meeting kicks off in Hue city (Source: VNA)

APEC policy partnership promotes women’s economic participation

The second APEC Policy Partnership on Women and the Economy (PPWE 2) Meeting kicked off in Hue city, the central province of Thua Thien-Hue, on September 26 with the aim to continue promoting gender equality and women’s economic participation.
City applauded for gender equity gains

City applauded for gender equity gains

HCM City has obtained significant progress in gender equality and empowerment of women and girls in the last five years, Nguyen Trong Dam, deputy minister of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs, said at a conference held on Friday in HCM City.

Gender notion to be included in textbooks in Vietnam

30 educators in the country have completed a document of gender equality education which will be included in textbooks, said representatives of the Ministry of Education and Training at a meeting yesterday in Hanoi.

Gender equality to be included in textbooks

The initiative “Gender Equality and Girls’ Education in Vietnam: Empowering girls and women towards a more equal society” was launched in Hanoi on October 28.