Hanoi strengthens inter-agency cooperation in prostitution prevention and control (10:04 04/04/2019)
Accordingly, the Department of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs sets up the goal of completing all targets assigned by the city at Plan No. 21/KH-UBND dated January 15, 2019 of the Municipal People’s Committee on sex work prevention and control in 2019.
Another target is enhancing the coordination mechanism among members of the city’s inter-agency working group for prostitution prevention and combat.
Regarding contents of the cooperation program, the Department underlined the need to comply with Plan No. 21/KH-UBND of the Municipal People’s Committee while requesting departments, sectors and collectives to actively implement assigned tasks as scheduled.
Among tasks of the plan include carrying out the project “Coordinating the communication on prevention and control of HIV/AIDS, drug and prostitution up to 2020” in the city; consolidating the municipal inter-agency inspection team coded Team 178; working with districts towns to make a list of businesses suspected of harboring prostitution and requesting the interdisciplinary inspection team 178 to inspect them in 2019, among others.