In the emerging digital world, media-focused substance use prevention plays an important role in reaching mass audiences with minimal expense, especially the youth.
PSNews – The Fire Prevention and Fighting University organized an event to celebrate the Vietnamese Teachers’ Day (November 20).
National Assembly (NA) Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan on November 25 emphasised the urgent need to prevent and control riverbank and coastal erosion with the joint involvement of ministries, sectors, local authorities, organisations, businesses and people.
The national action month on HIV/AIDS prevention and control is underway, providing an occasion for Vietnam and partners to look back on anti-HIV/AIDS achievements obtained over the last 30 years.
Deputy Minister of Health Do Xuan Tuyen on September 28 urged authorities and people’s engagement in the prevention and control of alcohol harms as strong as the resolve to fight COVID-19.
The Ministry of Health on May 25 requested provinces and centrally-run cities nationwide to enhance the prevention and control of the Zika virus and dengue fever.
The People’s Committee of central Quang Ngai province has sought 233 billion VND (10 million USD) from the Government for undertaking urgent works to prevent coastal erosion.
The National Action Month against HIV/AIDS 2018 was launched at a ceremony in Ho Chi Minh City on December 1 with the participation of Minister of Health Nguyen Thi Kim Tien and nearly 2,000 representatives of students, armed forces and mass organizations.
Improved cooperation between students, staff, parents and local authorities is needed to prevent violent or abusive acts at schools, educational experts said at a meeting held on October 10 in HCM City.
PSNews – The Minister of Public Security on July 14 issued Dispatch No. 262/HT, directing various police units to intensify prevention and fight against crimes, particularly criminal and drug offenses in the remaining months of the year.
The Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap has been successful in its efforts to prevent children from drowning.
The central coastal province of Quang Ngai has deployed tough measures to stop illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing in foreign waters, especially after the European Commission (EC) issued a “yellow card” warning to the country’s fishery sector.
PSNews – The Fire Prevention - Fighting and Rescue Police Department (under the Ministry of Public Security – MPS) and the Fire and Disaster Management Agency of Japan as well as relevant agencies exchanged measures to promote fire prevention and fighting in residential areas.
PSNews – A dissemination program on fire prevention and safety was organized by the Fire Prevention, Fighting and Rescue Police Department on January 22 in coordination with the Youth Union Chapter of the Fire Prevention, Fighting and Rescue Police Sub-Department of Phu Tho and Hung Vuong High School (Phu Tho town).
PSNews – The Fire Police of Da Nang have deployed various forces and means to ensure fire safety work during the APEC Economic Leaders’ Week, especially in the venues hosting important events, in spite of unfavorable weather conditions.
PSNews – Hoang Hai Thu, a student of the Fire Prevention and Fighting University, is among the top 45 beauties to compete at the finale of the Miss Universe Vietnam 2017.
PSNews – The Standing Office on Drug Prevention and Control, under the Ministry of Public Security (MPS), organized a training course on treatment and rehabilitation of drug addicts for Cambodian officers.
PSNews- Senior Lieutenant General Le Quy Vuong, Deputy Minister of Public Security on August 29 received Mr. Jeremy Douglas, Regional Representative of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) for Southeast Asia and the Pacific.
With the rapid spread of dengue fever nationwide recently, Health Minister Nguyen Thi Kim Tien yesterday requested hospitals be selective of inpatients and not to let them share beds.
PSNews-Tran Dac Phu, Head of the Preventive Medicine Department under the Ministry of Health said that in the first six months of 2017, epidemics have been seen on a rise with more cases compared with the same period last year.