Zimbabwe drought pushes up to 4 million towards hunger

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Up to 4 million Zimbabweans face hunger because of poor harvests during a harsh drought induced by El Nino weather, as the government declares a state of national disaster and appeals for food aid.

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ASEM youth week 2016 kicks off in Hanoi

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ASEM youth week 2016 kicks off in Hanoi

The Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) youth week in conjunction with the Model ASEM kicked off in the Vietnamese capital city of Hanoi on April 1.

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For Asia-Pacific, the time to shine in global anti-hunger effort is now

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For Asia-Pacific, the time to shine in global anti-hunger effort is now

Whenever I visit the Asia-Pacific region I am impressed by its dynamism and the many successes its people have achieved, not least of which was meeting the goal of halving the proportion of hungry people in region under the just-concluded Millennium Development Goals (MDG) effort.

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Vietnamese rank high in beer consumption, spend more money than Japanese

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Vietnamese rank high in beer consumption, spend more money than Japanese

VietNamNet Bridge - In Vietnam, local officials drink bottles of liquor worth of thousands of dollars that Japanese dare not drink.

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Government to rein in ODA for infrastructure

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VOV News English 4 month(s) ago

Government to rein in ODA for infrastructure

From July next year ODA (official development assistance) funds received by the country will only be allocated to provinces facing difficulties and for programmes to improve public welfare and eliminate hunger and poverty rather than for large infrastructure projects, according to the Ministry of Finance.

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Crop production needs restructuring

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Crop production needs restructuring

Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Cao Duc Phat has asked for the restructuring of crop production in order to further develop the agricultural sector.

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Vietnamese student wins second prize at international contest

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Vietnamese student wins second prize at international contest

VietNamNet Bridge – Viet Nam's Pham Thi Minh Khue has come second in a children's poster-drawing contest launched by the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO).

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Vinschool student wins Int’l poster contest

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Vinschool student wins Int’l poster contest

(VOV) - The World Food Day Poster Contest is one of the oldest outreach projects of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) involving thousands of students aged 13-17 from around the globe.

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IFAD to expand operation in VN

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IFAD to expand operation in VN

VGP - President of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) Kanayo Nwanze has described Viet Nam’s achievements in poverty reduction and rural development as a role model for developing nations in Africa.

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Saudi Arabia backs Vietnam on national target programme

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Saudi Arabia backs Vietnam on national target programme

Vietnam and Saudi Arabia signed several credit agreements worth US$29 million through the Saudi Fund for Development (SFD).

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Stranded migrants block railway, call hunger strike

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Stranded migrants block railway, call hunger strike

Moroccans, Iranians and Pakistanis on Greece’s northern border with Macedonia blocked rail traffic and demanded passage to western Europe on Monday, stranded by a policy of filtering migrants in the Balkans that has raised human rights concerns.

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Deputy PM, WB official discuss national target programs

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Deputy PM, WB official discuss national target programs

Deputy Prime Minister Vu Van Ninh has hailed the World Bank (WB) for its assistance for Vietnam in forms of loans, technology and policy consultation, particularly in the fields of hunger eradication and poverty reduction.

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Deputy PM, WB official discuss national target programmes

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Deputy PM, WB official discuss national target programmes

Deputy Prime Minister Vu Van Ninh has hailed the World Bank (WB) for its assistance for Vietnam in forms of loans, technology and policy consultation, particularly in the fields of hunger eradication and poverty reduction.

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15 movies to be released in Vietnam in November

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VietnamNet English 6 month(s) ago 1 duplicate news

15 movies to be released in Vietnam in November

VietNamNet Bridge - "Spectre" and "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2" are among the movies that will be screened at local cinemas this month.

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Food being wasted at an alarming rate

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Food being wasted at an alarming rate

VietNamNet Bridge – Food wastage is an epidemic that concerns the world not just because it contributes to greenhouse gases, but because it affects the natural resources and bio-diversity of a country.

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