Van Yen launches team of volunteer drivers to support COVID-19 prevention, control
- Wednesday, July 21, 2021
YBO - Van Yen district has established a team of volunteer drivers to support the prevention and control of the COVID--19 epidemic in the locality.
Vehicles of the Volunteer Vehicle Team at the launching ceremony.
In the first nine months of 2022, Yen Bai had maintained the operations of 175 grassroots-level education promotion associations with more than 1,900 branches in hamlets, villages, residential areas and schools, and 435 in agencies, units and businesses, with a total of more than 227,500 members.
With entrusted loans, poor households and policy beneficiaries in Yen Bai have gained easier access to soft credit from the provincial branch of the Vietnam Bank for Social Policy (VBSP) to expand horticulture and husbandry, and get out of poverty.
Over the past 5 years, communist youth unions at all levels in the northern province of Yen Bai have implemented 10,352 projects, which generated over 130 billion VND (5.51 million USD), repaired and upgraded over 400 km of rural roads, renovated 14 rural traffic bridges worth 7 billion VND, and installed lighting facilities for 66 residential rural roads spanning nearly 90km in total.
With the slogan of "Yen Bai youth - bravery, intelligence, volunteering, development", the 15th Congress of the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union of Yen Bai province for the 2022 - 2027 term has seen the participation of 322 delegates, including 222 official ones and 100 guests.