Posts Tagged ‘ Unicef Vietnam ’

Small children a big problem

November 15, 2009
Small children a big problem

A mother breastfeeds her baby in Hanoi. Vietnam is among the 24 countries with the largest numbers of children under five years old who suffer from stunted growth. This “surprising” finding is made by the recently released UNICEF report titled Tracking Progress on Child and Maternal Development.Approximately 200 million children under the age of five [...]

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Children gather in Hanoi for climate-change talk

August 7, 2009
Children gather in Hanoi for climate-change talk

LookAtVietnam – Bui Y An says that in the past, there were very few landslides in her Central Highlands hometown in the province of Kon Tum. Now, however, the slides are a common occurrence.  Years ago, the province had two distinct seasons: dry and rainy. But this too is no longer the case.The 16-year-old says [...]

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Children gather in Hanoi for climate-change talk

August 6, 2009
Children gather in Hanoi for climate-change talk

Bui Y An says that in the past, there were very few landslides in her Central Highlands hometown in the province of Kon Tum. Now, however, the slides are a common occurrence. Years ago, the province had two distinct seasons: dry and rainy. But this too is no longer the case.The 16-year-old says she herself [...]

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Vietnam, Cuba foreign ministries to bolster ties

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Vietnam’s top diplomat has affirmed that the Foreign Ministry will closely cooperate with its Cuban counterpart to implement the agreements reached by the two...