During the event, the organizing board received 2,000 seedlings from sponsors and presented 30 gifts to needy households, 50 scholarships, worth VND 300,000 each, and five bicycles to needy students in the coastal area of Vinh Chau town.

The organizing board presenting gifts to needy households

After the launching ceremony, nearly 200 youths and locals planted 2,000 avicennia marina trees with an area of one hectare on the coast in Ward 1, Vinh Chau town.

Leaders of participating units and youths join the planting program. 

The planting of the protective forest has been held by youths in Soc Trang province for many years. This is a practical activity in response to climate change, contributing to raising public awareness of forest protection in Vinh Chau town.

Souce: Baobienphong

Translated by Song Anh