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Cooperation agreement on child protection signed


To enhance the cooperation in direction, implementation the measures of child protection and child abusement combat, on November 24, in Hanoi, a cooperation agreement on child protection was signed between the Department of Child Affairs under the Ministry of Labour - Invalids and Social Affairs and Vietnam Post. Attending the event were Deputy Minister of Labour - Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA) Nguyen Thi Ha; Deputy Minister of Information and Communication Pham Anh Tuan; representatives from Goverment Office, Department of Child Affairs, MOLISA and Vietnam Post.

The main objective of the deal is to strengthen coordination, direction and implementation of measures to protect children and prevent and combat child abuse, ensuring the realisation of children's rights and building a safe and healthy living environment for children's development.
At the Signing Ceremony, Deputy Minister Nguyen Thi Ha highly appreciated the brandmark of Vietnam Post whose have been familiar with many generation of people in Vietnam for a long time. She believed that Vietnam Post with the human resources and material resources on the whole country would give a hand to implement effectively the duties relating to law in general and Law on Child Affairs in order to ensure the rights of children...
The Cooperation between Department of Child Affairs, and Vietnam Post who have the network of 13.000 service centers at commune level with more than 70,000 labours with experience in implementing the social security activities will create the new progress to Vietnamese Children be saved, comprehensive and healthy development. 
Moreover, this cooperation agreement also showed the responsible sprit of the agencies, and call on the businesses, domestic and foreign organizations together protecting children, child abusement protecting and combat in accordance with the regulation of law on child rights in the context of child abusement cases have occured complexibly. 
Under the agreement, the two sides will coordinate to carry out education programmes on child protection policies and laws. They will spread knowledge and skills on child protection, child abuse prevention and control for post office staff, especially at the commune level.
The two sides will provide information on children's rights through the network of post offices, postal staff and commune post offices nationwide. They will also build a network of volunteers to protect children nationwide.
The national hotline for children protection 111 will be announced nationwide.
The two units will work together to build a national database on children, support and maximise the strengths of each party to perform their tasks and bring benefits to society.