Winning works of “Resilient Vietnam” – a photo contest to capture the country’s memorable moments during the Covid-19 pandemic - appeared on the big screen at the centre of Times Square (USA) on October 15.
|Photos depictings how Vietnam combated Covid-19 feature on big screen in the US' Times Square (Source: asiainsiders.net)|
|This photo by Vietnam News Agency photographer Luu Trong Dat won first prize in the professional photograph category. The photo was taken on June 19, 2020 at 20h49 at the place to welcome citizens returning from abroad to perform isolation and monitoring of COVID-19 under the 814 Regiment – Military Command of Hoa Binh Province.|
|This work named Fragile Boundaries, first prize in the category of photos taken by phone with the character Gia Huy, who must be isolated from his family during the epidemic.|
|This photo is titled 'Moment of Birth in the Season'. The photo won the Inspirational Photo Award, taken at the National Hospital of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Since the early days of the epidemic, Vietnam has implemented many measures to prevent COVID-19 virus.|
|The first flight brought stranded passengers in Da Nang to Hanoi.|
|Spray disinfectant at the Hoi An ancient town.|
|Guide children in upland areas to wash their hands.|
Early response and strong sentiment towards self and community safety are believed to be important reasons.
The conversation.com reported that Europe could look to the success of countries like Vietnam as the continent is again in the grip of a COVID-19 resurgence.