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Sept. 13, 2021, 11:20 a.m.
Countries: Azerbaijan, Belgium, Benin, D R Congo, Ethiopia, Ghana, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Luxembourg, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Moldova, Namibia, Nepal, Rwanda, Senegal, South Korea, South Sudan, Taiwan, Turkmenistan, Vietnam, Zimbabwe
Variables: LRW-SCALE-12

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Aug. 14, 2021, 9:35 a.m.
Countries: Vietnam
Variables: ACR-DATA-1

"On July 16th, Dr. Hoang Thi Diem Tuyet, Director of Hung Vuong Hospital (HCMC) Ho Chi Minh City, said that the hospital has just welcomed a girl as the first surrogate pregnancy at this hospital" (para 2). "Dr. Hoang Thi Diem Tuyet – Director of Hung Vuong Hospital, shared that this is the first successful surrogate pregnancy at the hospital after being officially authorized by the Ministry of Health to perform the technique of surrogate pregnancy for humanitarian purposes" (para 10). In the video at 3:34-3:43, Dr. Diem Tuyet says: "We have had success with the entire surrogacy process this first time after the ministry of health gave their permission...more
Aug. 14, 2021, 9:35 a.m.
Countries: Vietnam
Variables: ACR-PRACTICE-1

"For the past 13 years, N. and her husband have tried many ways to have children. The in vitro fertilization was successful, and two months later she miscarried again" (para 1). "On July 16th, Dr. Hoang Thi Diem Tuyet, Director of Hung Vuong Hospital (HCMC) Ho Chi Minh City, said that the hospital has just welcomed a girl as the first surrogate pregnancy at this hospital" (para 2). "In 2014, the couple went to many hospitals and she was diagnosed with endometriosis in the ovaries on both sides and endometriosis in the uterine muscles, severe fluid retention of 2 cathees, needing intervention to support in vitro fertilization and reproduction. The...more
Aug. 14, 2021, 9:35 a.m.
Countries: Vietnam
Variables: ACR-LAW-1

"Dr. Hoang Thi Diem Tuyet – Director of Hung Vuong Hospital, shared that this is the first successful surrogate pregnancy at the hospital after being officially authorized by the Ministry of Health to perform the technique of surrogate pregnancy for humanitarian purposes" (para 10). In the video at 0:51- 0:59, Dr. Diem Tuyet says: “The hung vuong hospital is one of only 5 hospitals in the whole country that have permission from the ministry of health to do the surrogate birth process." In the video at 2:12-2:14, Dr. Diem Tuyet says: "In 2014, the Ministry of Health gave permission to do the surrogacy process." In the video at 2:24-2:30, Dr....more
July 21, 2021, 5:56 p.m.
Countries: Vietnam
Variables: ERBG-PRACTICE-4

"According to a report by the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI), Vietnam has now witnessed a spectacular 'rise' of female entrepreneurs across the country. Currently, statistics show that more than 24% of businesses across the country are run by women - this is also the most impressive rate in Southeast Asia" (para 1-2). "Ms. Phung Minh Thuy - Deputy Business Director and co-founder of HMGpop shared that starting a business has never been easy, especially for women. Women in leadership positions need to possess effective time management skills to balance work and family life; they must not only satisfy customers, partners and employees, but also take care of...more
July 21, 2021, 5:56 p.m.
Countries: Vietnam
Variables: ERBG-DATA-6

"According to a report by the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI), Vietnam has now witnessed a spectacular 'rise' of female entrepreneurs across the country. Currently, statistics show that more than 24% of businesses across the country are run by women - this is also the most impressive rate in Southeast Asia" (para 1-2).
July 20, 2021, 5:08 p.m.
Countries: Vietnam
Variables: SRACE-PRACTICE-1

"On the morning of July 18th, in Hanoi, the Vietnam women's soccer team entered the first training session to prepare for the 2022 AFC Women's Cup qualifiers" (para 1). "This season, the Vietnam women's soccer team has 34 players from 6 clubs... Thuy Trang is older but still plays well as a key player on the Ho Chi Minh City team" (para 3). "The team has set goals not only for the 2022 AFC Women's Cup finals, but Vietnam women's soccer team is also determined to participate in the 2023 Fifa Women's World Cup" (para 6).
July 20, 2021, 11:42 a.m.
Countries: Vietnam
Variables: EWCMS-LAW-1, EWCMS-DATA-1

"There were 20 female Vietnamese service women, accounting for 10% of the army, who participated in 2 contents... at the 2020 army games" (para 1).
July 19, 2021, 1:16 p.m.
Countries: Vietnam
Variables: EWCMS-LAW-1

"On July 14, the 3rd Military Region organized the Women's Congress for the term 2021-2026. This is a congress directed by the General Department of Politics to draw on women’s experiences for the benefit of units throughout the army" (para 1). "Women's work and the Women's Movement of the armed forces’ Military Zone 3 are implemented comprehensively and with a focus" (para 2). "Comrade Deputy Director of the General Department of Politics requested: in the coming time, in order for the work of women and the women's movement of the armed forces’ military zone 3 to increasingly spread" (para 4). "[T]he emulation movement [is:] 'Brave Women of the Army -...more
July 19, 2021, 1:16 p.m.
Countries: Vietnam
Variables: EWCMS-PRACTICE-2

"On July 14, the 3rd Military Region organized the Women's Congress for the term 2021-2026. This is a congress directed by the General Department of Politics to draw on women’s experiences for the benefit of units throughout the army" (para 1). "General Tran Quang Phuong congratulated and showed the achievements and results of women's work and the things that the women's movement of Military Zone 3 achieved over the past term; at the same time, he emphasized their emulation movements, practical models, good atmosphere created, their motivation and the environment for military zone women to compete, as well as how the women strive to improve their qualities, capacity, qualifications, work...more
July 16, 2021, 1:54 p.m.
Countries: Vietnam
Variables: BR-PRACTICE-1

"This shows that Vietnam has maintained a stable birth rate for more than a decade, the trend of giving birth to two children in Vietnam is common" (para 18). The popularity of having two children indicates that it is seen as an ideal amount of children (SFR - CODER COMMENT).
July 16, 2021, 1:54 p.m.
Countries: Vietnam
Variables: DACH-PRACTICE-1

"During the pandemic, disruptions in the provision of sexual and reproductive services were exacerbated when these services were deemed non-essential. There are concerns that the pandemic could be used as an excuse to restrict or refuse to facilitate decision-making, autonomy, freedom of travel, or access to women and girls' health care" (para 7). "Localities propagate, advise and mobilize women to implement contraceptive methods, and implement birth health care to protect the health of women of childbearing age. Many localities maintain and develop the reproductive health care model for adolescents and young adults" (para 10). "In the context of the Covid-19 pandemic, Hanoi maintains communication, counseling on reproductive health care/family planning,...more
July 16, 2021, 1:54 p.m.
Countries: Vietnam
Variables: ISSA-DATA-2

"The sex ratio at birth was 113 boys to 100 girls [in Hanoi in 2020]" (para 5). "The sex ratio at birth of 113.3 boys per 100 daughters [in the first 6 months of 2021 in Hanoi]. Pre-birth screening rate was 83.88%" (para 6). "The sex ratio of the population was 99.1 males per 100 females" (para 18).
July 16, 2021, 1:54 p.m.
Countries: Vietnam
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

"The maternal mortality rate was 46 cases per 100,000 live births, a decrease of 23 cases compared to 2009. This result shows that Vietnam will achieve its goal of reducing maternal mortality earlier than planned in the 2030 National Action Plan (45 cases per 100,000 live births by 2030)" (para 18-19).
July 16, 2021, 1:54 p.m.
Countries: Vietnam
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

"The average life expectancy of Vietnamese people is 73.6 years. In particular, the life expectancy of males is 71, females are 76.3 years" (para 18).
July 16, 2021, 1:54 p.m.
Countries: Vietnam
Variables: BR-DATA-1

"The whole city [Hanoi] has achieved alternative birth rates (the average number of children per woman of childbearing age TFR: 2.1 children, the birth rate decreased annually, but not evenly, since the birth rate in 18 districts / towns remains high)" (para 4). "The number of births in the whole city in 2020 is 121,639 children, the birth rate reached 14.75% which is down 0.25% compared to 2019 (exceeding the target). The number of births of the third child or more was 8,382 children, reaching a rate of 6.89% up 0.39% compared to 2019" (para 5). "The average number of children per woman of childbearing age has plummeted from 6.39...more
July 16, 2021, 1:54 p.m.
Countries: Vietnam
Variables: DACH-PRACTICE-2

"Localities propagate, advise and mobilize women to implement contraceptive methods, and implement birth health care to protect the health of women of childbearing age" (para 10). "In the context of the Covid-19 pandemic, Hanoi maintains communication, counseling on reproductive health care/family planning, providing reproductive health care/family planning services, contraceptive methods for women through communication channels, ensuring epidemic prevention for women" (para 11). "[A]ctions to protect reproductive health care and family planning such as regular pregnancy examination, pre-birth screening, post-birth screening, provision of contraceptives, and gynecology treatment in public and private health facilities are operating normally" (para 15).
July 16, 2021, 1:54 p.m.
Countries: Vietnam
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"[A]ctions to protect reproductive health care and family planning such as regular pregnancy examination, pre-birth screening, post-birth screening, provision of contraceptives, and gynecology treatment in public and private health facilities are operating normally" (para 15).
June 15, 2021, 10:20 p.m.
Countries: Burma/Myanmar, Cambodia, East Timor, Eritrea, India, Indonesia, Israel, Kyrgyzstan, Madagascar, Mauritius, Philippines, Russia, Singapore, Turkmenistan, United Kingdom, United States, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam
Variables: PW-SCALE-1

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June 11, 2021, 1:23 p.m.
Countries: Vietnam
Variables: ATC-DATA-3

"Reservation: In implementing this Convention, the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam will not be bound by the provisions of paragraph 1 article 29" (para 79).
June 8, 2021, 10:20 p.m.
Countries: Vietnam
Variables: PW-PRACTICE-2

"Polygamy is not uncommon in the province’s mountainous distant villages, which are mostly occupied by the Mông ethnic minority, the Tiền Phong (Vanguard) newspaper reported. 'The more wives we have, the more productive we can be at our agricultural production' is the rationale that men like Chính give to having more than one wife. The Mông village of Chính’s Cư Kbang Commune houses about ten polygamous families. 'They met, they liked each other, they moved in together without registering with the authorities,' said the commune’s family planning official Hoàng Thị Châm. 'What’s strange is that the wives agree to live in harmony under the same roof with one another, and...more
May 24, 2021, 2:10 p.m.
Countries: Vietnam
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"In 2020, 94% of births in Vietnam were attended by skilled health personnele" (p 49).
May 24, 2021, 2:08 p.m.
Countries: Vietnam
Variables: ISTD-DATA-3

"In 2018, there were .06 new HIV infections per 1,000 uninfected population in Vietnam" (p 49).
May 24, 2021, 2:07 p.m.
Countries: Vietnam
Variables: DACH-PRACTICE-1

"From 2010-2018 the density of nursing and midwifery personnel in Vietnam was 14.5 per 10,000 population" (p 64).
May 24, 2021, 2:06 p.m.
Countries: Vietnam
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"From 2010-2018 the density of nursing and midwifery personnel in Vietnam was 14.5 per 10,000 population" (p 64).
May 24, 2021, 1:55 p.m.
Countries: Vietnam
Variables: MISA-DATA-1

In 2016, the prevalence of anaemia in women of reporducticve age (15-49 years) in Vietnam was 24.2% (p 72).
April 19, 2021, 4:21 p.m.
Countries: Argentina, Bahamas, Barbados, Belarus, Belize, Brazil, Cape Verde, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Fiji, Germany, Guyana, Honduras, Hungary, Jamaica, Japan, Kosovo, Latvia, Lithuania, Maldives, Mauritius, Moldova, Montenegro, New Zealand, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Suriname, Taiwan, Thailand, Tunisia, Ukraine, United States, Venezuela, Vietnam
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-2

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April 19, 2021, 3:55 p.m.
Countries: Azerbaijan, Barbados, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Chad, Comoros, Congo, Costa Rica, Cote D'Ivoire, D R Congo, Djibouti, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Gambia, Georgia, Ghana, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Iraq, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Moldova, Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Nepal, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Saudi Arabia, Sierra Leone, Suriname, Syria, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Trinidad/Tobago, Turkey, United States, Uruguay, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam
Variables: AOM-SCALE-3

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April 19, 2021, 3:54 p.m.
Countries: Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Barbados, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Botswana, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Chad, Chile, China, Comoros, Congo, Costa Rica, Cote D'Ivoire, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, D R Congo, Denmark, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Liberia, Libya, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Mauritania, Mauritius, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, North Korea, Norway, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Rwanda, Serbia, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Trinidad/Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam
Variables: AOM-SCALE-2

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April 7, 2021, 10:31 p.m.
Countries: Vietnam
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"In 2020, 94% of births in Vietnam were attended by skilled health personnele" (p 49).