Get-together of Exemplary Women of all periods in HoChiMinh City
Participating in this get-together were Vice- President of the State- Madame Truong My Hoa, the General Director of Vietnam National Administration of Tourism- Madame Vo Thi Thang, VWU Vice President- Nguyen Thi Kim Lien and nearly 1.000 women exemplaries of HoChiMinh City who have experienced the two hard wars of the nation, greatly contributed to the struggle for the national liberation and freedom.
After the national reunification, mothers, sisters have been involving in developing the new contingent of carders to meet the requirements of the new situation which are building the revolutionary government, protection of people’s assets, healing the war- wounds...
By now, many of the mothers and sisters are participating in different fields and holding key positions. Many of them become leaders such as: Madame Truong My Hoa, Vo Thi Thang, Ton Nu Thi Ninh.
According to Madame Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh- President of HoChiMinh Women’s Union, after 10 years of implementing the Direction No 37 by the Central Party Committee, the contingent of the key women carders of the city have increased from 13,05% to 22,3% and most of them gain the Bachelor Degree and Certificate of Advanced study in Politics.
Vice-President of the State- Madame Truong My Hoa showed her great feeling when meeting with mothers and sisters who 30 years ago helped and cared for her during the hard days of the revolution, and who shared with her the hardship in prisons...She said “to be worthy to the glorious tradition, women in HoChiMinh City should make more contribution to the country. Specifically, the Women’s Union should be a strong organization to help women to improve the knowledge, to develop the economy in order to reach the standards of prosperity, equality, progress and happiness...The contingent of women carders should assert themselves by assuming higher responsibility and fulfilling all tasks assigned to them” .