Vietnam fulfills MDGs, aims to meet sustainable development goals: parliament leader

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Vietnam fulfills MDGs, aims to meet sustainable development goals: parliament leader

Vietnam has reached the millennium development goals (MDGs) set by the United Nations, including those related to poverty reduction, and is working hard to achieve the sustainable development goals (SDGs), the Vietnamese legislature’s leader has said.

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Vietnam actively participates in gender equality

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Vietnam actively participates in gender equality

National Assembly Vice Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan highlighted Vietnam’s effort in promoting gender equality as well as women’s wide-ranging participation in social life at the closing ceremony of the World Assembly for Women (WAW) in Tokyo, Japan on August 29.

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Artists depict feminism, social issues

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Artists depict feminism, social issues

Female Malaysian and Vietnamese artists shared their take on feminism and other pressing social issues at the first joint exhibition being held in downtown Hanoi.

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Malaysian, Vietnamese artists depict feminism, social issues

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Malaysian, Vietnamese artists depict feminism, social issues

Female Malaysian and Vietnamese artists shared their take on feminism and other pressing social issues at the first joint exhibition being held in downtown Ha Noi.

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Workshop promotes women’s participation in politics

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Workshop promotes women’s participation in politics

How to enhance the participation of women in politics was the main focus of a workshop co-hosted by the Vietnamese Women's Union (VWU) and the Asia Foundation in Hanoi on August 25.

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Don't keep saying ‘I do' when you don't

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Don't keep saying ‘I do' when you don't

VietNamNet Bridge – Many Vietnamese women marry after falling in love with someone. And typically, they do so knowing what lies ahead… a life where they work disproportionately harder than their spouse in doing the housework, taking care of the kids, their spouses and their parents-in-law, and so on.

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Vietnam ends extreme poverty for millions of people

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Vietnam ends extreme poverty for millions of people

(VOV) -Speaking at a recent consultation workshop in Hanoi regarding Vietnam’s fifth and final 2015 Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) Progress Report, Vice Minister Nguyen The Phuong of the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) praised the nation’s progress made to date.

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Vietnam's lawmakers support gender reassignment, call it basic human right

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Vietnam's lawmakers support gender reassignment, call it basic human right

Trans women apply for jobs at a job fair in Ho Chi Minh City. Photo: Nhu Lich

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Draft maritime, civil codes scrutinised by NA Standing Committee

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Draft maritime, civil codes scrutinised by NA Standing Committee

The National Assembly Standing Committee discussed several contentious matters of the draft Vietnam Maritime Code (revised) and Civil Code (revised) during its 40th session on August 18 in Hanoi.

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Draft maritime, civil codes scrutinised by NA standing committee

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Draft maritime, civil codes scrutinised by NA standing committee

The National Assembly Standing Committee discussed several contentious matters of the draft Vietnam Maritime Code (revised) and Civil Code (revised) during its 40th session on August 18 in Hanoi.

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Population to stand at 93 million by 2015

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Population to stand at 93 million by 2015

Vietnam has set a target of maintaining its population at 93 million by 2015 with a growth rate of approximately one percent.

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Gender imbalance in Vietnam rises steeply

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Vietnam's gender imbalance ratio is expected to continue increasing rapidly, especially in the Hong (Red) River Delta region, according to the General Department of Population and Family Planning (GDPFP).

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Vietnam health officials want to legalize gender reassignment surgery

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Vietnam health officials want to legalize gender reassignment surgery

The Ministry of Health has emerged as a new champion for transgender people's rights in Vietnam after it urged the government to consider new legislation that will make sex reassignment surgery legal.

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Hundreds of Vietnamese transgender people who had reassignment surgery request new identification

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Hundreds of Vietnamese transgender people who had reassignment surgery request new identification

Nearly 600 transgender people in Vietnam who underwent sex reassignment surgery have proposed having their names and identification papers changed in accordance with their reassigned gender.

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Breakfast @ Tuoi Tre News – August 12

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Breakfast @ Tuoi Tre News – August 12

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