The event saw the attendance of Ngo Thi Thanh Hang, member of the Party Central Committee, Permanent Deputy Secretary of the Municipal Party Committee, Head of the Steering Committee for Program 02-CTr/TU; and Vu Duc Bao, Head of the Municipal Party Committee’s Organization Commission.
According to a report presented by Nguyen Ngoc Thuan, Permanent Vice Chairman of the district People’s Committee, during ten years of implementing Program 02-CTr/TU, Gia Lam has issued many concrete documents, and focused on mobilizing the entire political system to join the work.
The district has made positive changes in agricultural production. Since 2010, many concentrated production areas have been established in communes, namely, safe vegetables in Van Duc, Dang Xa, Le Chi, fruits in Dong Du, Da Ton, Kieu Ky, flowers and bonsai in Le Chi, Phu Dong, among others.
Moreover, Gia Lam has paid attention to livestock industry; building breeding farms away from residential areas; establishing large and medium-scale slaughter houses to control the quality of products, thus making great contributions to reducing environmental pollution in breeding.
From 2010 to June, 2019, a total of over VND5 trillion was mobilized for the new style rural building. The district built and repaired 227km road, 151 schools, 3 cultural centers in communes, 188 cultural houses in villages. So far, Gia Lam has recorded 20 new style rural communes while fulfilling 9 new style rural criteria.
Thanks to the rural work, farmers’ living standards have improved. Per capita income reached nearly VND49 million in 2018. The rate of poor households is 0.56%; the health insurance coverage is 86.63%; 100% of locals have access to safe water; 82.9% of schools are recognized as national standard status.
Regarding the outcomes of the one-year implementation of the plan “Improving the quality of environment for the period of 2018-2020”, 100% of communes and towns launch environmental sanitation campaigns; 100% of households sign commitments to discharge waste as regulated, among others.
On the occasion, the district People’s Committee honored 74 collectives, 24 households and 64 individuals having great contributions to the new style rural building; and 18 collectives and 6 individuals having contributions to environmental protection.
Addressing the event, Permanent Deputy Secretary of the Municipal Party Committee Ngo Thi Thanh Hang appreciated and congratulated Gia Lam on its achievements in the ten-year implementation of Program 02-CTr/TU.
Stressing key missions in the time to come, she asked the district to continue maintaining and improving the quality of the new style rural building in association with developing Gia Lam into an urban district.
Permanent Deputy Secretary of the Hanoi Party Committee Ngo Thi Thanh Hang speaks at the conference.
The district needs to strengthen the communication to raise the awareness of officials, Party members and people as well as create the consensus in action, she noted.
She requested the district to complete necessary procedures to be recognized as new style rural area this year; roll out missions of socio-economic development; consolidate the political system associated with the Party building and rectification; promote the pioneer role of cadres, Party members, especially all-level leaders.
Hang also noted that Gia Lam should enhance the development of hi-tech and organic agriculture to ensure sustainable production, environmental protection and food safety and hygiene; maintain link chains; build trademarks for farm produce, among others.