According to the report of Committee for Ethnic Affairs, in 2019, agencies and units contributed nearly 4 billion VND to support and help communes in ethnic minority and mountainous areas in the province.
Illustrative photo. Photo: Le Xua
Specifically, on the occasion of the Lunar New Year, Year of the Pig 2019, 36 organizations and units visited, supported and presented gifts to the people in ethnic minority and mountainous communes with a total budget of 3,015.996 million VND. In addition, the groups supported to build 3 houses (worth VND 185 million); helping 35 households invest in raising cows, goats, planting high-yield cashew nuts (302.425 million VND); donating 20 bicycles to poor students; repairing schools, giving family gifts, taking medical examination ... with a total budget of 981.575 million VND.
In order to effectively implement this support and assistance activity by 2020, the Committee for Ethnic Affairs asks provincial departments, committees and branches, People's Committees of districts, towns, cities and mountainous communes support groups to continue implementing document No. 10449/UBND-KT dated October 21st 2019 of the Provincial People's Committee on strengthening, consolidating and maintaining the activities of the groups who help mountainous communes; increase the introduction, encouragement and calling organizations, agencies, units and enterprises in their fields and areas to register to participate in support and help ethnic minority communes and mountainous areas in the province. The localities continue to propagate and encourage people to actively produce and rise out of poverty; coordinate with the assigned groups to help building support plans, guide people to invest in production development, creating stable and sustainable incomes.