The Vietnam Network for Child Online Protection recently debuted its website for online child protection and receiving child abuse reports.
The National Fund for Vietnamese Children (NFVA) offered support to nearly 15,500 children hit by COVID-19 last year at a total cost of over 20.8 billion VND (904,000 USD), 2,930 of them were orphans and 520 had their mothers infected with the virus.
A number of cases of toddlers falling from multi-storey apartment buildings in Hanoi have been reported recently.
The Code of Conduct on Protection of Children on Cyberspace is scheduled for issuance in the fourth quarter of 2021.
Concerted efforts and much tougher penalties are needed to prevent sexual abuse of children, a HCM City leader has said.
Chairwoman of the National Assembly Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan hosted a reception for Chief Representative of the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) in Vietnam Rana Flowers in Hanoi on June 25.