The conference was attended by General Luong Cuong, Director of the GDP of the Vietnam People's Army.

Presenting a comprehensive report on the Party and political work accomplishment of the entire military in 2023, Lieutenant General Nguyen Van Gau, Deputy Director of the GDP, emphasized that the GDP deeply embraced resolutions, directives, and conclusions of the Party Central Committee, the Politburo, the Secretariat, and the Central Military Commission. The organ closely followed the military-defense missions and practical situations to effectively lead and implement Party and political work, contributing to the overall achievements of the entire military, he added.

General Phan Van Giang speaks at the conference.

The GDP actively gave advice and proposed numerous solutions to the Party Central Committee, the Politburo, and the Central Military Commission for building a healthy and strong Military Party Organization. It also paid much attention on conducting measures to enhance the effectiveness of political education and ideological leadership. The GDP directed the entire military to provide adequate information regarding complex issues and important foreign affairs events of the country while enhancing the protection of the Party's ideological foundation, combating wrongful viewpoints of hostile forces. The "Determined to Win" movement of the entire military was comprehensively implemented in innovative forms. Military press agencies demonstrated innovation in doing their tasks and achieved numerous important awards.

The Party building work was effectively carried out, contributing to strengthening Party committees at all levels in the military. The inspection, supervision, and enforcement of Party regulations were intensified. The GDP efficiently executed the Party and political work in various tasks, especially in combat readiness, training, exercises, natural disaster prevention and control, and search and rescue missions.

An overview of the event

Speaking at the conference, General Phan Van Giang commended the efforts and achievements of the GDP over the past time. He also urged the organ to continue actively giving advice to higher levels to effectively build a politically-, ideologically- and organizationally-strong military. General Giang emphasized the need to strengthen legal education, improve troops’ skills, and manage troops’ ideology. Additionally, he called on the GDP to grasp all situations and effectively fight wrongful viewpoints, as well as direct the successful organization of activities commemorating the 70th anniversary of the Dien Bien Phu Victory, the 80th anniversary of the establishment of the Vietnam People's Army, and the 35th anniversary of the Whole People's Defense Festive Day.

General Phan Van Giang highlighted that the GDP should continue researching and proposing plans to complete the structure of Party organizations and political cadres in line with mission requirements. More efforts should be added to enhance the effectiveness of inspection and supervision while focusing on building a contingent of qualified personnel.

Furthermore, General Giang requested the GDP to renew the content and form of mass mobilization, improving the effectiveness of gratitude activities, and more.

Translated by Trung Thanh