Tuesday, 13 March 2018
Talk show “How to be happy?”
At noon, March 13, 2018, Talk show “How to be happy?” was held at DRD. Using a close and interesting topic, the conversation between Dr. Vo Thi Hoang Yen - Director of DRD - along with guests from different fields such as singers, actors, etc. has brought diverse perspectives on happiness in life. As for Ms.Thanh Thuy - actor: "Happiness is to see other people smile and so do I", with Ms.Minh...
Monday, 12 March 2018
Interviewing communicators for AFA
On 7 and 8 March 2018, AFA project team interviewed 18 candidates who with disabilities, village leaders, Women's Union’s officials and commune’s officials in the project area. It is located in Ninh Son Ward, Dong Khoi Commune and Long Thanh Bac Commune, Tay Ninh Province.
After 2 days of interviewing the AFA project team highly appreciated the spirit of cooperation and the desire to support...
Friday, 09 March 2018
Welcome representatives of JCI
In the morning of 9th March, 2018, DRD had a talk with Ms. Le Nguyen - Project Director, JCI’s representative (Junior Chamber International) of opportunities for cooperation to support PWDs, especially wheelchair support.
DRD and JCI’s representatives
JCI – Worlwide Federation of Young Leaders and Entrepreneurs from 18 to 40 year-old, who have the same belief: To make positive...
Thursday, 01 March 2018
Welcome research student from Tokyo University
In the morning of 1st March, 2018, DRD is pleased to welcome UWANO Toshi, a research student from the Tokyo University of Japan, to visit and discuss some of the concerns about access, emphasizing the access level of public transportation systems for PWDs in Vietnam.According to him, Vietnam has made many positive changes in facilitating the inclusion of PWDs, especially after the ratification of Convention...
Tuesday, 06 February 2018
Meeting to review the orthopaedic service provision to PWDs in 2017
With the objective to report on the cooperation of the parties to introduce and provide functional rehabilitation services for persons with disabilities; connect, strengthen the exchange and sharing between the parties and plan for cooperation in 2018 as well; In the morning of 6th February, 2018, at Guest House (Hai Ba Trung Street, Dist 1), the Meeting to review the orthipaedic service provision...
Thursday, 01 February 2018
Gender-based violence is always a matter for society to condemn. It tends to increase from urban area to rural area. This situation occurs in all subjects from children to adults, from the poor to the rich, from people without disabilities to people with disabilities, etc in various forms, causing injuries both physically and mentally for victims.The subject of violence is often children, women, the...
Friday, 26 January 2018
Giving wheelchairs ceremony event for An Giang people with disabilities on January 26th, 2018
People with disabilities face many difficulties in life, especially those who are in remote provinces. One of the difficulties is that there is no means to travel, study, live and participate in community activities to help people with disabilities gain social integration without the burden of family, and at the same time improve the life quality for people with disabilities (PWDs). So, having a wheelchair...
Sunday, 21 January 2018
2018 New-Year Meeting of scholarship students
On 21 January 2018, a meeting of 10 scholarship students had been arranged from 8:30 A.M. to 11:30 A.M. at DRD headquarters to evaluate the 6-month plan in 2017 and discuss the new plan for 2018 before Tet holiday.
Overview of the meeting
The scholarship students were thinking in retrospect about their mutual goals in 2017.
Throughout the meeting, the students talked about their life stories,...