This is an effort to realize Decision No. 712/QD-TTg dated June 12th, 2018 of the Prime Minister on issuing National Action Program “No more starvation” in Viet Nam to 2025. According to the official letter, the People’s Committees of province level shall build and approve their plans on the basis of the Prime Minister’s action program, and implement them in the area. The Departments of Agriculture and Rural Development shall take the responsibility, cooperate with departments, agencies, sectors and related political organizations to help the People’s Committees of province level to implement the program, allocate local budget and mobilize funds from programs and projects to perform tasks to realize the program according to regulations of the Law on State Budget and other legal instructions, sum up periodical and irregular reports on implementation of assigned tasks, assess typical model and apply it further.
The Decision of the Prime Minister also indicates progress of implementation as following: building legal frame for activities of the program in 2018; building typical model, preliminary reviewing, evaluating, and documenting the model in three regions, including North West, South Central Coast, and Mekong Delta in 2018; expanding the pilot model in localities participating in the program from 2019; assessing, summing up the pilotprogram for further application in localities participating in the program from 2020; summing up the program in 2025.
In response to the document, the Ha Noi People’s Committee requests the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development to cooperate with the Authority of Plan and Investment, the Department of Finance, the Department of Health, the Department of Labor, War Invalids and Social Affairs, the Department of Information and Communications, the Department of Industry and Trade and relevant units to study, act as advisors, finalize the plan, and submit it to the Municipal People’s Committee for further consideration and approval according to regulation.