Signing the implementation of the project “Enhancing the physical condition of Vietnamese Citizens”
- 29 April, 2022 20:20
On the afternoon of April 29, in Ho Chi Minh City, there was a ceremony to introduce the Fund For the quality of life and sign the implementation of the project “Enhancing the physical condition of Vietnamese Citizens” for the period 2022-2025.
This project is coordinated by the Vietnam Young Physician Association, Department of Education and Training of Ben Tre Province, Ho Chi Minh City Medicine and Pharmacy University, Students Assistance Center at Ho Chi Minh city, Green+ Group cooperates with Fund For Quality of Life to implement.
The project “Enhancing the physical condition of Vietnamese citizens” aims to provide comprehensive health care and improve the physical condition of 1,000 students during 4 academic years in 5 schools in Ho Chi Minh City and Ben Tre with a total budget of 30 billions VND. The overall goal of the project is to assess the current situation and implement intervention models for students’ physical health, mental health and well-being.
Fund For Quality of Life was established on March 16, 2022 under Decision No. 187 of the Ministry of Home Affairs. The Fund is headquartered in Ho Chi Minh City and has a nationwide coverage. It aims to support difficult people, disadvantaged groups in society, improve the quality of life for Vietnamese people, plant trees, and protect the environment.
At this point, the Fund For Quality of Life is implementing projects on: Free medical examination and medicines offered to poor people, planting trees, adapting to global climate change, Launching and guiding the movement of all citizens to do physical activity to improve health, Digitizing the health sector & improving the capacity of health workers in local, Building green standard housing, etc. On this occasion, the Fund For Quality Of Life signed a cooperation agreement with the Department of Science and Technology of Ho Chi Minh City on the implementation of the innovation startup program for the period 2022-2026.
Over the past time, the Fund For Quality of Life has cooperated with the Ho Chi Minh City Medicine and Pharmacy University and the University Medical Center, Ho Chi Minh City to carry out 11 rounds of free medical check-ups and distributions for poor people in Ben Tre, giving scholarships to thousands of students with difficult circumstances. At the same time, in collaboration with Ben Tre province to launch a project to plant 10 million trees.
By: Hung Khoa (Quan Doi Nhan Dan – People’s Army Newspaper)