On 7th and 8th of December 2018, the No.1 emulation group of the North West provinces and Hai Phong city held a briefing and summarizing conference of the Red Cross activities in 2018. The total value of activities of all levels reached above VND 222 billion, supporting 472,585 turns of disadvantaged people, policy families, and disadvantaged people in society.
On November 28th in Hanoi, Vietnam Red Cross and German Red Cross held a workshop to implement the project "Minimizing the impact of heat wave on vulnerable groups in Hanoi through capacity building for Viet Nam Red Cross on FBF" for early action on the basis of forecasts.
Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam appreciates the humanitarian activities conducted by Vietnam Red Cross Society. The Vietnam Red Cross has been successful in humanitarian diplomacy and advocacy, which make the National Society be able to support millions of poor and disabled people to have a warm and happy new year.
In the afternoon of 28th February 2018, the Delegation of American Red Cross (ARC) Headquarters led by Mr Jono Anzalone, Vice President in charge of international services, visited the regional warehouse of the Vietnam Red Cross (VNRC), which was contructed from the VNRC’s investment ofits own. on behalf of the Vietnam Red Cross, Vice President Tran Thi Hong An, , welcomed and made introduction to ARC ‘s Delegation.
A meeting with National Disaster Response Team (NDRT) technical team leaders was convened by the Vietnam Red Cross Vice President Tran Quoc Hung, head of the NDRT team, on September 14 afternoon to discuss the action plan in coping with the Typhoon Doksuri which is forcasted to make landfall in central region of Vietnam on the afternoon of September 15, 2017.