The conference was held to create coherence in awareness and actions among agencies and organizations and enhance their understanding of the significance of the work, while ensuring that functional agencies and organizations strictly grasp policies and solutions to effectively implement OV affairs in the current context.

Foreign Minister Bui Thanh Son addressing the event

The event also aimed to affirm the consistent guidelines and policies of the Party and State on firmly consolidating the great national unity, in which the OV community is recognized as an integral part of the Vietnamese people.

Speeches delivered at the conference pointed out major issues mentioned in Conclusion No.12-KL/TW, Resolution No.169/NQ-CP and plans in the time to come, such as measures to improve the quality of teaching and learning Vietnamese for OVs; innovating external information for OVs, promoting OVs’ resources in local socio-economic development, among others.

Translated by Song Anh