Training course helps improve capacity of HIV-infected women’s networks VGP - A capacity building training course for networks of HIV-infected women to improve the voice, status and capacity of women living with HIV was held in Hanoi on November 9.
Winners announced in contest on fighting violence against women, girls VGP - The best nine works from 105 entries in a contest aiming to fight violence against women and girls were honored at a ceremony in Ha Noi on October 5.
HCM City: 80% of female sex workers get access to harm reduction services VGP – As many as 287,604 people including high-risk people and female sex workers in Ho Chi Minh City have gotten access to the HIV/AIDS prevention program during 2016-2020, making up 80% and 70% of female prostitutes and men who have sex with men (MSM), respectively.
UNAIDS: Sex workers must not be left behind in response to COVID-19 VGP - The COVID-19 pandemic, as with other health crises, exposes existing inequalities and disproportionately affects people already criminalized, marginalized and living in financially precarious situations, often outside social protection mechanisms.
11,639 prostitutes recorded nationwide VGP – As of July 2019, as many as 922 prostitution sites with around 11,639 prostitutes were recorded nationwide, said Vice President of Viet Nam Women's Union Nguyen Thi Tuyet at a prostitution prevention communication program for 400 local people in the central province of Thua Thien Hue.