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Man with cerebral palsy grew up to be proficient in computing, foreign languagesicon
FEATURE11/04/20210

Man with cerebral palsy grew up to be proficient in computing, foreign languages

Nguyen Kim Ngoc, 45, and Nguyen Cong Luan, in Long An, got married in 1999 and gave birth to a healthy son, Nguyen Hoang Phuc, one year later.

 
Children with eye impairments get life skills trainingicon

Children with eye impairments get life skills training

SOCIETY
27/12/2020

On a sunny Sunday afternoon, a weekly extra class to teach living skills for special students gathers three pupils at Nguyen Dinh Chieu School.

Scrap fabric co-operative offers disabled people hopeicon

Scrap fabric co-operative offers disabled people hope

SOCIETY
21/12/2020

A disabled man in Hanoi has helped dozens of other disabled people find jobs from leftover fabric.

Scrap fabric co-operative offers disabled people hopeicon

Scrap fabric co-operative offers disabled people hope

SOCIETY
16/12/2020

A disabled man in Hanoi has helped dozens of other disabled people find jobs from leftover fabric.

One-arm hairdresser follows dream job, raises two kids by herselficon

One-arm hairdresser follows dream job, raises two kids by herself

SOCIETY
11/12/2020

Despite missing an arm, Le Thi Kim Tram is doing an inspiring feat: making a living as a hairdresser and raising two kids by herself.

Handicapped businessman employs, trains people with disabilitiesicon

Handicapped businessman employs, trains people with disabilities

SOCIETY
10/12/2020

Despite being born handicapped, a man in Thai Binh Province has managed to open his own business and provide gainful employment for many others with disabilities.

Technology empowers people with disabilitiesicon

Technology empowers people with disabilities

SOCIETY
05/12/2020

Twenty-two people with visual impairments are attending a digital business training and coaching course for four months in Hanoi to help them adapt to the fourth industrial revolution and co-exist with COVID-19.

Fears for future of special needs school in central Vietnamicon

Fears for future of special needs school in central Vietnam

SOCIETY
28/11/2020

The founder of a charity in Vietnam who was awarded one of the UK’s highest honours for her work with disabled children fears the doors to her school may soon close forever.

Disabled workers creating miraclesicon

Disabled workers creating miracles

SOCIETY
06/10/2020

Making handicrafts is a tough job even for able-bodied people, yet many exquisite and vivid handicrafts have been brought to the world by the hands of people with disabilities.

Deaf hairdresser opens free courses for disabled peopleicon

Deaf hairdresser opens free courses for disabled people

SOCIETY
03/03/2020

A deaf man in Hanoi has opened free courses to help disabled people after achieving a successful career.

Clearing the country of bombs, bit by biticon

Clearing the country of bombs, bit by bit

SOCIETY
17/01/2020

Tet (Lunar New Year) is an important time of year for every Vietnamese person worldwide, but it's that little bit more special for Lu Van Phong and his family this year.

Software launched to better support disabled peopleicon

Software launched to better support disabled people

SOCIETY
08/01/2020

As of September 2019, nearly 75,000 people had registered with a software managing information of people with disabilities in the central provinces of Quang Binh and Binh Dinh.

Inspiring story of Vietnamese disabled young manicon

Inspiring story of Vietnamese disabled young man

SOCIETY
14/11/2019

Story of Vietnamese disabled young man who makes determined efforts to pursue higher education inspires us in so many ways every day.