Accordingly, the 2019 Action Month for Children will take place from June 1 to 30, 2019.
The city level will organize the launching ceremony on May 28, 2019 in Ba Vi suburban district. Meanwhile, districts and towns will elaborate plans on organizing the launch of the month from May 25 to June 1, 2019 in localities.
In addition to communication and education activities to encourage the entire society to protect and take care of children, Hanoi will provide healthcare services for disadvantaged children and those with congenital heart disease as regulated; and offer gifts and scholarships to needy children, among others.
The city will instruct localities to organize a wide range of activities for children in summer vacation while proactively taking various measures to prevent child accidents and injuries, violence and abuse.
It is necessary to strengthen the mobilization of private resources and call on domestic, international organizations and individuals to give financial support for poor children and those from ethnic minority groups; build and upgrade schools, and invest in entertainment facilities for children in the community.
Among tasks stated in the plan include enhancing the management of child issues, especial children in poor households and ethnic minority groups in an effort to assist them promptly; drawing the participation of press agencies, individuals and volunteers in residential areas in detecting acts of child abuse and violence and child labor ; protecting and helping children suffering from violence and abuse in the city; honoring organizations and individuals having outstanding achievements in the action month, among others.