Programme 135, a national socio-economic development programme carried out in poor mountainous communes inhabited by ethnic minority people, has given a facelift to the rural mountainous areas. This was mentioned in a report by the National Assembly Committee for Ethnic Minorities which met in Hanoi on October 30 to review the implementation of Programme 135. The first phase of the programme, implemented between 1998-2005, made great changes to economic restructuring and poverty reduction, markedly contributing to the acceleration of socio-economic development in the mountainous areas, particularly in areas inhabited by ethnic minority groups. Living conditions in these areas have improved considerably, with a reduction in the number of poor households and significant progress in education and healthcare. Based on the initial achievements of the programme's first phase, the Government has approved its second phase for the 2006-2010 period, benefiting more than 5,000 of the … [Read more...] about Programme 135 gives facelift to rural mountainous areas
In the morning of 4th May, 2013 the Standing Committee had a meeting with the Khanh Hoa Steering Committee of social- economic program on the implementation of socio-economic program of ethnic minority and mountainous area in 2012 under the Resolution No. 29/NQ-HDND dated 8th December 2011 of Khanh Hoa Provincial People’s Council. Mr Le Thanh Quang, the Member of the Party Central Committee, Secretary of the Khanh Hoa provincial Party Committee, Chairman of the Khanh Hoa provincial People's Council presided the meeting. Durian tree – one of flagship product which bring economic effect for Khanh Son ethic minority people. Illustrate picture. In 2012, Khanh Hoa province has directly supported VND 3.902,295 million to 6.131 households/26.041 poor households in mountainous area, islands and ethnic minority (to meet 100% of plan); support for lending capital to develop production for 1387 poor households at a cost of VND 6935 million (to meet 96.12% of the plan); to … [Read more...] about Khanh Hoa:Supports more than VND 3 billion for the poor in mountainous area, islands and ethic minority in 2012
Women in northern mountainous areas play an important role in family and the community. They become heads of the family when their husbands drink to the point of intoxication or simply pass out. They consistently contributetomaintainthetraditional beauty of their group's tangible and intangible culture. They know how to weave colourful brocade to make costumes, scarves and know by heart traditional lyrics and dancesthat their group performs infestivals. When they were born, they are carried by their mothers on their back to till the fields and go to market. When they are old enough to walk, they learn how to "papoose" everything on their back as their grandmother and mother. … [Read more...] about Powerful images of Northwestern mountainous area women
On the morning of January 22nd, the Ministry of Science and Technology collaborated with the People's Committee in Dong Nai province and Trang Bom district to hold a conference on preliminary summing up 3-year implementation of the program "Building models to apply and transfer scientific and technological advances in rural and mountainous socio-economic development in the 2004-2010 periods". Participants of the conference were Tran Quoc Thang - Deputy Minister of Science and Technology, Bui Manh Hai - Deputy Head of the Standing Committee of this program, Nguyen Viet Thang - Deputy Minister of Agricultural and Rural Development, Ao Van Thinh - Vice-Chairperson of Dong Nai provincial People's Committee, and leaders of the Department of Science and Technology in the Southern provinces. Neighboring provinces visited the model of the scientific and technological information centre in An Vien commune, Trang Bom district After more than 3-year deployment, 131 projects (76 ones managed … [Read more...] about Preliminary summing up 3-year implementation of the program for rural and mountainous areas: effectively deployed 131 projects
This is guidance of Mr.Đinh Văn Thu- vice-chairman of the People's Committee at the meeting discuss mechanism of economic zone Nam Giang gate Vice-chairman of the provincial People's Committee emphasize need to build economic zone Nam Giang gate develop comprehensive about economic - social, ensure national security anh becoming motivation region spread to other Western mountainous areas of province, a center links East-West corridor economic , links between key economic area in central Việt Nam with economic region Nam Lào, Đông Bắc Thái Lan and Campuchia. … [Read more...] about Develop economic zone Nam Giang gate becoming motivation region for Western mountainous area.