The movement "The whole country joins hands for the poor, leaving no one behind" has been actively launched by the standing committee of the provincial Vietnam Fatherland Front chapter to attract the participation of localities, agencies, units, businesses, and the general public.
Politburo member, Secretary of the Party Central Committee and
Chief Justice of the Supreme People's Court Nguyen Hoa Binh, alternate member
of the Party Central Committee and Secretary of the provincial Party Committee
Nguyen Phi Long present gifts to policy beneficiary families in the national
solidarity festival in Pho Re residential area, An Nghia commune, Lac Son
Over the past years, there has been renewal in
the methods of communication, mobilisation and support for impoverished
households in the province. The chapter has partnered with local authorities to
call on people from walks of life, organisations, businesses, philanthropists,
and the entire society to assist the poor, towards concretising the movement
"The whole country joins hands for the poor, leaving no one behind".
At present, part of the population are still
facing difficulties in their lives. According to the multidimensional poverty
standards for the 2022-2023 period, there are 27,091 poor households in the
entire province, accounting for 12.29% of the local population. The poor
households are in urgent need of support from the State, the community, and
businesses both in and outside the province. Among them, 3,556 households
require housing assistance.
From 2021 to September 2023, the local "For
the Poor" fund received over 80.1 billion VND (3.33 million USD). Over the
course of three years, the province raised over 15 billion VND from various
units, economic groups, and businesses in and outside the province to support
social welfare projects. During this period, the fund management board assisted
in the construction of 1,255 houses for poor households, with a total value of
over 44.5 billion VND. Additionally, 147 houses were repaired, totaling 1.69
billion VND. From January 1 to October 20, 2023, 53 organisations and three
people donated and transferred cash to the fund's account, totaling over 2.1
billion VND. This support contributed to the building of 269 houses and the
repair of six others.
Leader of the provincial Party Committee
and People's Committee presents financial assistance to the construction of
solidarity houses to policy beneficiary families in Thinh Minh commune, sourced
from the local "For the Poor" fund.
In addition to allocating mobilised fund for the
construction of solidarity houses, the fund management board provided
scholarships and gifts for the poor, patients and disadvantaged students. They
also provided social insurance books and health insurance cards for those in
difficult circumstances and distributed gifts on occasions such as Children's
Day and Mid-Autumn Festival.
To lever the spirit of solidarity and mutual
assistance, the provincial VFF chapter has issued a plan to launch the
"For the Poor" peak month from October 17-November 18, 2023.
A delegation of the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) led by its Governor Nguyen Thi Hong paid a working visit to Hoa Binh province on February 22.
Together with the whole country, people of all ethnic groups in Hoa Binh province celebrated the Lunar New Year of the Dragon happily and safely. The warm weather on the first days of the new year made people more joyful, in harmony with the bustling pace of spring life.
Over the last 94 years under the Party’s leadership, the Party organisation, administration, and people of Khoan Du commune (Lac Thuy district), where the first unit of the Communist Party of Vietnam in Hoa Binh province was established, have upheld their glorious revolutionary tradition and stayed united to strongly develop their hometown.
The bustling New Year atmosphere is now felt everywhere, from cities to villages which are adorned with flowers and flags. People are excited to welcome a New Year expected to be filled with good luck.
The Standing Board of the Party Committee of the Provincial Agencies’ Bloc on January 31 presented Party badges to its veteran members on the occasion of the Communist Party of Vietnam's 94th founding anniversary (February 3).
In recent years, Hoa Binh Power Company (PC Hoa Binh) has made efforts to mobilize the resources to invest in building, renovating and upgrading the power grid infrastructure. Thereby, they have been improving the quality of electricity, meeting the needs of socio-economic development in the province.