A string of measures have been carried out in the Mekong Delta province of Tra Vinh to realize the National Target Program on Sustainable Poverty Reduction.
Vietnam has made poverty reduction a major policy priority. Greater focuses will be places on mountainous and ethnic minority inhabited areas.
Latest Human Development and Multidimensional Poverty data shows Viet Nam’s continued progress and suggests key challenges in reducing disparities; gender gaps; and carbon dioxide emission.
This was the assertion of Mr. Ousmane Dione, World Bank Country Director for Vietnam at the workshop “Climbing the Ladder: Poverty Reduction and Shared Prosperity in Vietnam” which took place on April 5, in Hanoi by the Ministry of Planning and Investment of Vietnam and World Bank.
President Tran Dai Quang has said that Vietnam and Australia have huge potential for cooperation, and called on the Australian side to continue its assistance to Vietnam in poverty reduction and gender equality.
PSNews – The Ministry of Information and Communications in collaboration with the Ministry of Labor, War Invalids and Social Affairs to organize a ceremony to honor the winners of the First Press Award on Poverty Reduction of period 2016 – 2020, on October 12.
Central Highlands localities are striving to generate jobs for over 113,000 labourers each year from now to 2020, thus increasing income of locals and contributing to sustainable poverty reduction in the region.
In 2016, the National Target Programme on Sustainable Poverty Reduction during 2016-2020 had lots of new content, requiring a new approach in poverty alleviation work.
From 2011 to 2015, the number of poor households in Vietnam declined 2% a year.