(HBO) – A competition on response to natural disasters and first aid was recently held for teams in the three communes of Dong Tam, Yen Bong and Khoan Du in Lac Thuy district of the northern mountainous province of Hoa Binh.
A team from Khoan Du commune (Lac Thuy district)
participates in the competition to rescue a drowning victim.
The event was
organised by the provincial Red Cross Society with the support of the US Agency
for International Development (USAID).
The competition aimed
to help members of rescue teams of the communes to gain experience and improve
their skills in disaster response, hygiene maintenance and disease prevention,
along with those in first aid, search and rescue, providing support for local
authorities and people in case of accidents and disasters.
competed in three parts including introduction, knowledge and practice. In the practice
category, contestants prepared their own scenarios for disaster prevention and
response involving clean water, hygiene and disease prevention in the locality.
as traffic accidents, drowning, cessation of respiration, electric shock, first
aid and victim evacuation techniques, were thoroughly devised, demonstrating
teams’ capacity in responding to accidents and disasters.
Khoan Du commune
triumphed at the competition, followed by Yen Bong and Dong Tam communes. The
provincial Red Cross Society also presented equipment on disaster response and
first aid worth 736 million VND (31,830 USD) to the teams./.
(HBO) – Hoa Binh had 9,218 students registering to attend the recently-held high school graduation examination 2020. Of the total, 5,828 students only registered for graduating of high school, accounting for 63.22 percent. Meanwhile, 3,083 contestants registered for graduating high school and entering universities and colleges, accounting for 33.45 percent, and 307 contestants only took the exam for university entrance.
(HBO) - Over the past years, our province has strictly grasped and creatively applied the Directive No. 43-CT/TW, dated on June 8, 2010 of the tenth Secretariat on "Strengthening the Party’s leadership on the work of Vietnam Red Cross” (Directive 43).
(HBO) - On August 27, the International NGO Aide et Action and the Northwest Development Cooperation Center jointly held a kick-off ceremony of the "Increasing the access to the options of livelihood for the youth of the ethnic minorities (Ethnic Minorities)” in Hoa Binh Province. The leaders from the Department of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs, the Provincial Youth Union, the Youth Union of Da Bac and Mai Chau districts, and the typical start-up young entrepreneur.
(HBO) - According to the information from the Provincial Center for Disease Control, on August 26, 80 out of the 80 citizens returning from Canada quarantined at the 814 Regiment, the Provincial Ministry of Military Affairs had the first negative test results for SARS-CoV -2.
(HBO) - The Standing Committee of the Provincial Fatherland Front has collaborated with Everfam Co., Ltd. to install 315 free water purifiers, Unilever Pureit, for 66 schools from the kindergartens to the high schools in the province with 31,515 students benefited.
(HBO) - By August 2020, in the whole province there have been 272 kindergartens and high schools meeting the national standards, reaching 51.71% (increasing 18.41% compared to that of 2015).