WHO wants Vietnam to share experience in fighting COVID-19

WHO wants Vietnam to share experience in fighting COVID-19

Both representatives of the World Health Organization and the U.S. Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) hailed Vietnam's effective fight against the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) epidemic at the meeting with Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam yesterday.
A resident in HCMC select a fabric facemask amid fear of Covid-19(Photo: SGGP)

WHO praises Vietnam's response to Covid-19 outbreak

The World Health Organization (WHO) has hailed Vietnam in dealing with Covid-19. The Vietnamese government has done a good job of operating response system and increasing supervision on infected patients and at-risk people.
WHO needs more time to monitor pollution after Rang Dong blaze

WHO needs more time to monitor pollution after Rang Dong blaze

Regarding the environment pollution after the Rang Dong Light Source & Vacuum Flask blaze, World Health Organization Representative in Vietnam Dr. Kidong Park yesterday said that more time is needed to keep track on pollution impacts on human health.
Patients and their family members have started using the WASH-FIT facilities in Ly Nhan district hospital in Ha Nam Province (Photo: WHO)

WHO helps to improve WASH in Vietnam’s hospital

In support to the Ministry of Health’s commitment to enhance water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) and healthcare waste management services, the World Health Organization Representative Office in Vietnam (WHO Vietnam) and Seoul National University (SNU), collaborated with the Vietnam Health Environment Management Agency (VIHEMA) in building a system for rain water harvesting and treatment for drinking in healthcare facilities.
MOLISA, WHO launch drowning prevention guidelines

MOLISA, WHO launch drowning prevention guidelines

The Ministry of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA), in collaboration with the World Health Organization (WHO) Representative Office in Vietnam today unveiled the Vietnamese version of a WHO publication.

 

Vietnamese Health Minister Nguyen Thi Kim Tien at the meeting (Photo: Courtesy of WHO)

WHO calls for strong actions to tackle harmful use of alcohol

Under the support of the World Health Organization (WHO) country office in Vietnam, the Ministry of Health July 18 organized the Health Partnership Group (HPG) Consultation meeting on the Draft law for prevention and control of alcohol related harms.

Vietnam takes lead in global End TB Strategy: WHO

Vietnam takes lead in global End TB Strategy: WHO

Vietnam is one of the leading countries in the world in implementing the End TB Strategy of the World Health Organisation (WHO), according to Director of the WHO’s Global Tuberculosis (TB) Programme Tereza Kasaeva.

Medical workers are doing task in the Democratic Republic of Congo

Vietnam liaises with WHO on Ebola

The Ministry of Health will liaise with the World Health Organization (WHO) to update the disease’s developments caused by Ebola virus.