Speaking at the event, VWU Vice Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Tuyet revealed that various practical activities will be organized on this occasion such as Women's Start-up Day to honor 20 excellent start-up projects and foster the passion and creativity of women in start-up.

At the press conference

Another meaningful activity is an exchange between female scientists and outstanding female students from the Hanoi University of Natural Science under the Vietnam National University, scheduled on October 13.

In addition, the 8th annual meeting of the Asia and Pacific Nations Network (APNN), the Mottainai Program along with many other activities will be held on the occasion.

Especially, five collectives and 10 individuals with outstanding achievements and contributions to the society’s development will be honored with the Vietnam Women's Award 2018 in celebration of VWU’s 88th founding anniversary.

Founded in 2002, the Award is one of the largest annual events to recognize the contributions, talents and creativity of Vietnamese women in the national construction and defense.

This year’s award ceremony will be held in Hanoi on October 15.

Translated by Lam Anh