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Workshop on Sex Imbalances at Birth in secondary schools in Da Nang

11/10/2017 09:22
On 19-20 October 2017, the General Department of Population and Family Planning, with the support from the European Union Health Facility (EU-HF), organised the workshop on “Sex Imbalances at Birth” in secondary schools in Da Nang city. With the participation of 16 provinces and cities including Hai Duong, Binh Thuan, Quang Ngai, Quang Binh, Da Nang, Thua Thien Hue, Quang Tri, Quang Nam, Phu Yen, Dak Lak, Lam Dong, Khanh Hoa, Ba Ria - Vung Tau, Tra Vinh, Ho Chi Minh, Ca Mau, the workshop’s objective is to instruct localities to incorporate the topic of sex imbalances at birth into activities of secondary schools.

At the workshop, there were representatives of ministries and departments: Ministry of Education and Training, Ministry of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs, Ministry of Health; research centers and institutes; and experts of international organizations (UNFPA, EU, etc.). In addition, there were also representatives of leaders of Department of Health, Department of Education and Training, Department of Population and Family Planning from 16 provinces, cities and regions across the country.

During two days, the workshop, which was supported by the European Union, provided information on how to integrate the topic of gender equality and population policies and sex imbalances at birth into curriculum of high schools and secondary schools. Participants of the workshop experienced a study tour to learn and gain local experiences of promoting activities related to education on population during extracurricular activities at schools. The contents of the workshop were very practical, aiming at identifying difficulties and proposing orientations to develop methods of integrating this topic into curriculum of high schools and secondary schools.

Please find the link attached for the video clip of the workshop: 
https://drive.google.com/open?id=1K8h1mwU5QLMHlS34VpBaRZgPV15jb2jm 
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