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20 October 2021
Statement

Speech by Ms. Naomi Kitahara at the project closing workshop "Building a model to respond to violence against women and girls in Viet Nam"

Honourable Vice Minister of the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs Madame Nguyen Thi Ha; Director of the KOICA Country Office in Viet Nam, Mr. Cho Han-Deog; Representatives of the... Read more

20 October 2021
Press Release

Ensuring social security, promoting gender equality and preventing and responding to violence against women and girls

Hanoi, 20 October 2021: The Project “Building a model to respond to violence against women and girls in Vietnam,” has achieved tangible results from close collaboration between the Ministry of Labor... Read more

20 October 2021
Press Release

VIRTUAL PAINTING AND PHOTO EXHIBITION “Girls deserve to shine”

HANOI, October 20th 2021 – A virtual photo and painting exhibition is opened today as part of the celebration of the Viet Nam Women’s Day to raise the awareness of Gender Biased Sex Selection, to... Read more

29 September 2021
Press Release

Official launch of S-Health - Moblie app for Health Care of Older Persons

Hanoi, 29 September 2021: The first-ever Mobile App named “S-Health” to provide free-of-charge health care information and services to older persons, their caregivers and family members is now... Read more

29 September 2021
Statement

Speech by Ms. Naomi Kitahara at the official launch of S-Health: Mobile App for Health Care of Older Persons

Ms. Nguyen Thi Ngoc Lan, Deputy Director General of the General Office for Population and Family Planning, Ministry of Health; Representatives of the Ministry of Health; the media, UN and UNFPA... Read more

24 September 2021
Press Release

LEAVE NO ONE BEHIND: INNOVATIVE INTERVENTIONS TO REDUCE MATERNAL MORTALITY IN ETHNIC MINORITY REGIONS OF VIETNAM

Hanoi, 24 September 2021 – Women, especially pregnant women in 60 remote ethnic minority communes of six most disadvantaged provinces of Bac Can, Lai Chau, Son La, Dac Nong, Kon Tum and Gia Lai will... Read more

24 September 2021
Statement

Speech by Ms. Naomi Kitahara at the signing and launching ceremony of the “Leave no one behind: innovative interventions to reduce maternal mortality in ethnic minority regions of Viet Nam” project

Mr. Nguyen Đức Vinh, Director of the Maternal and Child Health Department, Ministry of Health of Vietnam;   Dr. Mary-Ann Etiebet, MSD for Mothers Lead;   Ms. Jennifer Cox, General Director MSD HH... Read more

15 September 2021
Press Release

Support to Young International Migrant Workers Returning Home due to the COVID-19 in Nghe An, Ha Tinh and Quang Tri provinces

Hanoi, 15th September 2021 – Youth-led initiatives on job replacement, income generation, life skills and provision of sexual and reproductive health knowledge for young international migrant workers... Read more

15 September 2021
Statement

Speech by Ms. Naomi Kitahara, UNFPA Representative in Viet Nam during the signing ceremony to support young international migrant workers returning due to Covid-19 in Nghe An, Ha Tinh and Quang Tri provinces

Excellency, Mr Ngo Van Cuong, the Secretary of the Vietnam Youth Union; Excellency, Minister Okabe from the Embassy of Japan to Viet Nam; Senior representatives of the Ministry of Home Affairs;... Read more

15 September 2021
Statement

Speech by Mr Okabe Daisuke, the Minister, Embassy of Japan in Vietnam, during the Signing Ceremony on Support to Young International Migrant Workers Returning due to Covid-19 in Nghe An, Ha Tinh and Quang Tri provinces

Ms Naomi Kitahara, UNFPA Representative for Vietnam; Mr Ngo Van Cuong, Secretary of the Vietnam Youth Union; Senior Representatives of the Ministry of Home Affairs, Representatives of Provincial... Read more

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