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  • 13/08/2018 10:00
    Printing and Delivery of the NCD Early Diagnosis Handbook (NCD Handbook) and the Maternal and Child Health Book (MCH Handbook)
  • 18/04/2018 09:17
    As a follow-on step from the Workshop on Public-Private Partnership (PPP) Options in December 2017, a mini-workshop is taking place in Hanoi today to finalize the plausibility study on hospital category II with Da Nang University of Medical Technology and Pharmacy as a case study.
  • 13/04/2018 09:57
    Designed as a practical manual for health workers in Vietnam, the Handbook aims to raise awareness among the medical community about the importance of non-communicable diseases (NCD) prevention and risk factors as well as the role of medical doctors during periodic health examinations. In the coming months, the Handbook will be printed and made available for use in all health services in Vietnam.
  • 28/02/2018 09:03
    Contribution of the Trained Ethnic Village Birth Attendants (TEVA) in reducing maternal and neo-natal mortality rates, launched by the Ministry of Health as one of the Millennium Development Goals, were reflected at an event today.
  • 11/01/2018 09:40
    The EU Health Facility (EU-HF) in collaboration with Ministry of Health (MOH) conducted a one-day training workshop on basic health service package (BHSP) and guidelines to 39/2017/TT-BYT Circular implementation in Hai Phong today. Well attended by participants who work in both health and social insurance, and local authorities, the training workshop is designed to prepare local staff in using BHSP as a tool towards universal health insurance coverage.

Workshop on Sex Ratio at Birth (SRB) Imbalance Control in Quang Nam

07/11/2017 10:50
On 16th of May, the European Union Health Facility in cooperation with General Office for Population Family Planning and Ministry of Health organized workshop on Assessment of One-Year Implementation of the Project on Sex Ratio at Birth (SRB) Imbalance Control Period 2016-2025 in Tam Ky City, Quang Nam Province. The workshop was chaired by Mr. Nguyen Van Tan, Deputy Head of the General Office for Population and Family Planning. 
Over one year of project implementation, more than 14 thousand conferences have been organized with over 538 thousand participants. More than 40 provinces and cities have approved the project implementation plan, of which 38 provinces and cities with Provincial People’s Council putting the targets to control the SRB imbalance in the socio-economic development plan. At the workshop, experts from the European Union Health Facility also shared their experiences and proposed practical solutions, aiming to develop and increase efficiency of SRB imbalance project in Quang Nam province in the near future.

Workshop materials:
One year implementation of project on SRB imbalance control period 2016-2025
Sex ratio at birth (SRB): Findings of the 1/4/2014 intercensal population and housing survey
ddressing of SRB imbalance in association with the implementation of gender equality in Vietnam

Results of the education on gender and equality in adolesent reproductive health care (ARHC)
How has Korea achieved balanced SRB
Gender-biased sex selection
Communication activities of the central commission for popularization and education (CCPE) in relation to population and SRB imbalance
Viewpoints and behaviors in relation to having sons at will
Review of one year implementation of the SRB Imbalance Control Project in Khanh Hoa for the period 2016-2020
Report of Lam Dong Province at the workshop review of one year implementation of the SRB imbalance control project for the period 2016-2025
Presentation of Tien Giang Office of Population -
Family Planning in the Workshop on Review of one year implementation of the SRB Imbalance Control Project for period 2016-2025
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  • 07/13/2016
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  • 04/11/2016
    The Delegation of the European Union to Vietnam, in collaboration with the Ministry of Health of Viet Nam, the World Health Organization (WHO) and the World Bank organised the first International Conference on "Enhancing Grassroots Health for improving Primary Health Care toward Universal Health Care" in Hue on March 24 - 25, 2015.
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