Appreciation letter by Vietnam Women's Union President to international friends on the Union's 90th Anniversary

On October 20th 2020, the Vietnam Women's Union will celebrate its 90th anniversary (1930 - 2020). The VWU over the past 90 years has grown into a...

Promoting friendship between Vietnamese and Cuban women

In order to promote the relationship between Vietnam and Cuba in general and women of the two countries in particular, on October 8th, the VWU organized a...

Being kind to environment is kind to yourself and others

In response to the Clean Up the World 2020 campaign with the theme - "Every small action makes a world of difference", on the morning of September...

Congratulations on 90th anniversary of Vietnam Women's Union from Women's International Democratic Federation (WIDF)

On its 90th anniversary (Oct. 20, 1930 - Oct. 20, 2020), the Vietnam Women's Union has received a lot of congratulations from its international partners...

Congratulations on 90th anniversary of Vietnam Women's Union from The All-China Women’s Federation

On its 90th anniversary (Oct. 20, 1930 - Oct. 20, 2020), the Vietnam Women's Union has received a lot of congratulations from its international partners...
  • Gender equality and women and girl empowerment – key to successful SDG achievement

    Successfully implementing the SDG 5 “Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls” is a key, a target as well as a part of solutions to achieve other SDGs, which is the affirmation by Ms. Nguyen Thi Thu Ha, VWU President at the...
  • Latrines for poor households

    Hanoi (VNA) - As many as 35,000 poor households in the rural areas of five provinces will gain access to hygienic sanitation by building new latrines at their houses over the next two years, a recent conference heard.
  • Get-together of women from Dak Lak province of Vietnam and four southern provinces of Laos

    On July 13th, 2016, in Dak Lak, Vietnam, a workshop was organized on the “Cooperation agreement for peace and development from 2012 to 2017” which was signed between the Dak Lak Women's Union (WU) and four Lao Provincial WUs of Attapu, Sekong,...
  • Hygiene packages delivered to poor women in Kon Tum

    Hanoi (VNA) – The UN Women Vietnam, in coordination with the Vietnam Women Union, has provided 3,000 packages of hygiene products for disadvantaged women and girls in the Central Highlands province of Kon Tum.

  • Vietnamese farmer to receive FAO award

    Hanoi (VNA) - The United Nations’ Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific will honour Pham Thi Huan, a Vietnam farmer, for her outstanding achievements in agricultural production.
  • Attention to be paid to gender mainstreaming in legislation

    On the afternoon of August 26, at the Vietnam Women’s Museum, VWU Vice President Bui Thi Hoa had a cordial meeting with the Judge of the United States Court of Appeals, Mrs. Allyson Kay Duncan, to discuss gender mainstreaming in legislation.

  • Conferring Merit Medal "For the Development of Vietnamese Women " on UNDP consultant Jean Munro

    On the afternoon of July 21, 2016 in Hanoi, on behalf of the Vietnam Women's Union (VWU), Vice President Tran Thi Huong conferred the Merit Medal "For the Development of Vietnamese women" - the VWU’s highest award on Ms. Jean Munro, Senior...
  • Sharing difficulties by "The porridge pot of affection"

    Enthusiastic and industrious sharing of difficulties with patients at hospitals by bowls of porridge is an admirable and practical action that Tinh Ha commune Women’s Union, Son Tinh district, Quang Ngai province has been doing through the program...
  • Working together to better care for women workers


    On 4th August, in Hanoi, the Vietnam Women's Union (VWU) and the Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL) held a conference to review the joint program in organizing activities for women cadres, civil servants, employees and workers....
  • Vietnamese neonatal nurse wins int'l award

    Vietnamese nurse Nguyen Thi Minh Hong has been named the winner of the International Neonatal Nursing Excellence Awards 2016 for her dedication to mothers and babies in one of Vietnam's poorest areas over the past three decades.

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