Around 80,000 smallholder farmers whose livelihoods and welfare have been severely impacted by COVID-19 will benefit from a global initiative by Bayer titled ‘Better Farms, Better Lives.’
The first batch of fragrant rice will be shipped to EU under the Europe-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) by the end of this month, said the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
Lives in a small poor remote village of Vân Hồ District, northern mountainous Sơn La Province are showing signs of improvement after farmers switched their long-standing cultivating habits.
Universities have developed a variety of assistance programmes to help students access higher education, including loans, scholarships, and housing and food aid.
The Prime Minister has recognised its districts of Thới Lai and Cờ Đỏ as new-style rural areas, Cần Thơ City announced on September 16.
Firms should pay attention to developing new business models, products and technologies to cope with climate change and turn its negative impact into impetus, a recent report of the Việt Nam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) highlighted.