Eliminating sexual harassment

Eliminating sexual harassment

Sexual harassment is present in workplaces all around the world and is often normalised. It is a significant obstacle to women’s equality in the workplace and their advancement to leadership positions
Efforts ramped up to improve gender equality and women’s roles in Vietnam

Efforts ramped up to improve gender equality and women’s roles in Vietnam

Vietnam has come a long way in gender equality, with changes in the legal framework now protecting women better than ever before. However, much works need to be done before total equality can be achieved.
Women fight to make use of targeted pandemic support

Women fight to make use of targeted pandemic support

The global health crisis has created significant challenges for almost all businesses, but ensuring the rights of employees, especially female workers, in this difficult period seems to have become the responsibility of not only enterprises but also state agencies and international organisations.
Banks lift women-led groups with financing options

Banks lift women-led groups with financing options

Both local and foreign banks are joining forces to promote an inclusive growth and generate more job opportunities by boosting their funding packages to women-led enterprises, hence increasing critical roles of female entrepreneurs in corporate value chains.
Returning work-life balance to augment women contributions

Returning work-life balance to augment women contributions

Despite Vietnam’s progression towards equal female participation in the workforce, the division of domestic labour in the family remains broadly unchanged.
Making a difference in gender equality

Making a difference in gender equality

Vietnam has achieved remarkable results in implementing gender equality. However, gender equality remains a major challenge for Vietnam.
Lighting up authentic Vietnamese hospitality

Lighting up authentic Vietnamese hospitality

Le Thi Hoang Yen, CEO of Muong Thanh Hospitality Group, shared her ambitions with Nhat Ha to promote Vietnamese women and Muong Thanh’s employees in a new height of modern confidence and strong growth while maintaining Vietnamese traditional culture and identities.
Empowering Women

Empowering Women

Among the top markets for female entrepreneurs with the most effective business networks in ASEAN, Vietnamese women increasingly demonstrate their strength through their important contributions to the economy, in addition to their undeniable and irreplaceable roles in family and society.
Policy credit: The fulcrum to enhance Vietnamese women’s position

Policy credit: The fulcrum to enhance Vietnamese women’s position

Achievements in realising the Vietnam Bank for Social Policies’s (VBSP) policy credit programmes have made significant contributions to poverty alleviation through improving gender equality in Vietnam.
Vietnamese women rising to the top

Vietnamese women rising to the top

Along with the efforts of the government and organisations in promoting gender equality, Vietnamese women are trying their best to consolidate their role and position in society.
Vietnamese women are creating new values

Vietnamese women are creating new values

While thoughts of Vietnam’s golden girls at the recent SEA Games still make their people happy and proud of their achievements, other women have also been striving to make their life more beautiful and meaningful for both themselves, and others.
A trailblazing contribution to equality

A trailblazing contribution to equality

Vietnam’s efforts to improve gender equality have borne fruit at the recently-concluded 30th SEA Games, held in the Philippines. It is now hoped that this will help the country maintain its impressive progress on the global Human Development Index.
Assistance offered to Vietnamese women married to Koreans

Assistance offered to Vietnamese women married to Koreans

Thousands of Vietnamese women who were previously married to Korean men or plan to marry a Korean have received support to adapt to their new life for the last three years.
Traditional Ao Dai for Tet

Traditional Ao Dai for Tet

Ao Dai, the traditional Vietnamese long dress, is very popular during Tet. These gowns, in the graceful traditional style or more colorful and innovative styles, enhance the charm of Vietnamese women.