(HBO) - A staff member at the Thuan Hoa social protection centre of Hoa Binh was among 150 individuals and collectives honoured in the 17th KOVA awards at a ceremony held in Ho Chi Minh City on November 16.
Leaders of the provincial Women’s Union
congratulated Vi Thi Thuan (centre) after she received the KOVA award.
Thuan, a staff member at the Thuan Hoa social protection centre in Chieng Chau
commune (Mai Chau district), is among five individuals honoured in the category
of "Good Life” for their inspiring good deeds. The Thai ethnic woman has played
an active role in preserving the local traditional brocade weaving. She has
built a common house for 35 women in disadvantaged circumstances such as
singleness, with disabilities and poverty, giving them stable jobs with income
ranging from 2.5 to 4 million VND a month.
Awards were started in 2002 as an initiative of Associate Professor – Dr.
Nguyen Thi Hoe, Chairwoman of the paint making group KOVA. The awards aim to
contribute to sustainable development through encouraging research on applied
science, spreading good deeds and supporting promising students. The awards
will continue to be extended to reach other subjects with the aim of
encouraging people from all walks of life to contribute to national development
using their knowledge, intelligence and innovation.
(HBO) – Hoa Binh province has drastically monitored locals returning from Da Nang and other COVID-19-hit localities in July, while applying measures to prevent and control the pandemic.
(HBO) - The Hoa Binh Province People’s Committee on July 26 issued a document on intensifying the COVID-19 prevention work.
(HBO) - Hoa Binh province now has more than 88,450 labourers and 1,081 trade union organisations, including 862 at the non-business sector, gathering a total of 60,118 members.
(HBO) – The Standing Board of the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union (HCYU) of Hoa Binh province together with the provincial Women’s Union recently held a seminar on young family building and sustainable development with the theme of "Safety for women and children”.
(HBO) - ChildFund in Hoa Binh has provided anti-Covid-19 products to the people and the students in the project communes in Kim Boi and Tan Lac districts.
(HBO) - Promoting the role of the elderly in setting an exemplary role in health training, up till now the Elderly Association of Cao Phong has built and maintained the routine of 68 cultural and sports clubs, 100 male and female volleyball teams, attracting over 2,000 participants.