VWU President meets Ambassador of South Africa

On September 10th 2013, Vietnam Women’s Union President Nguyen Thi Thanh Hoa had a meeting with the South African Ambassador Kgomotso Ruth Magu, who paid a courtesy visit on the occasion of her tenure at the Embassy in Vietnam.

President Nguyen Thi Thanh Hoa welcomed Ambassador Kgomotso Ruth Magu to Vietnam and expressed her positive impressions of South Africa. She also hoped that the two sides would have exchanges o­n women’s issues during Ms. Kgomotso Ruth Magu’s term in Vietnam.

At the meeting, the President briefly conveyed information about the structure and main activities of the Vietnam Women's Union.

The two sides also shared information o­n the status of women in respective countries and the pressing issues they are seeking to resolve such as poverty, HIV/ AIDS, etc…

Ms. Kgomotso Ruth Magu gave her sincere thanks to the President, expressing her deep appreciation for the work that Vietnam Women’s Union is conducting. She affirmed that she would frequently contact VWU to share information and experiences of common interest between the two countries’ women.

Translated by International Relations Department, VWU