|VPDF activist attends MDGs training course|
|An activist of the VPDF, Ms. Lê Thị Ngoan, attended a training course on “Gender Mainstreaming and Equality with focus on MDGs”, held on August 7th- 9th in Pathumthani, Thailand.|
Her attendance followed an invitation from the ASEAN Regional Center of Excellence on Millennium Development Goals (ARCMDG) at the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT).
The training program included the MDGs and the regional status, and gender mainstreaming with contemporary issues related to migration, microfinance, climate change, disaster impact, laws, reproductive health and HIV/AIDS, social and economic empowerment, and Informnation and Communication Technology for Development.
Ms. Ngoan also took part in field trips to development projects focusing on gender mainstreaming and equality./.