Illustrative photo (Source: VNA)
Hanoi (VNA) –
June is the nationwide action month
for children this year under the theme of joining hands for ensuring children’s
rights and protecting children in natural disasters and pandemic, said the Ministry
of Labour, Invalid and Social Affairs’ Department of Child Affairs.
During the month, localities will step up communications
campaigns to raise public awareness on laws, policies, programmes targeting the
group as well as on the national hotline and local services for child
Visits will be made for and
gifts will be presented to children from families of revolutionary
contributors, those with poverty or abused background, and those with severe
illnesses, among others.
Children’s forums, children-initiated activities, and summer
cultural and sport events will also be featured throughout the month.
A ceremony to launch the action month is slated for May 29