Indian Embassy promotes quick impact projects in Lao Cai province
15:46 | 27/10/2021 Print Article
Indian Ambassador met leaders of Lao Cai and held discussions on potential areas of cooperation, including capacity building programmes and ICT sector.
|Ambassador Pranay Verma local authorities signed an MoU for the Quick Impact Project for Trung Chai Kindergarten in Sapa |
The ambassador and Lao Cai People’s Committee Chairman Trinh Xuan Truong witnessed the signing of an MoU between the Embassy of India and the provincial authorities for a project to construct classrooms for Trung Chai Kindergarten in Sapa, under the government of India’s Quick Impact Project programme.
The project, which will facilitate the education of more than 100 children in Sapa, has a total investment of nearly $100,000, half of which will be provided as grant assistance by the Indian government.
At the MoU signing ceremony, the ambassador highlighted that tangible and speedy delivery of grassroots infrastructure provided by Quick Impact Projects directly benefit the local community and would contribute to Vietnam’s efforts to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals.
|The delegation visited Trung Chai Kindergarten at Sapa |
During the visit, the ambassador also met with Secretary of Lao Cai Party Committee Dang Xuan Phong, and held discussions on potential areas of cooperation between India and Lao Cai province. The visit was part of the embassy’s regular outreach to provinces of Vietnam and will pave the way for new cooperation between India and Lao Cai.