National Committee on Youth of Vietnam (NCYV)
In recent years, NCYV has carried out combined operations, advisory, research and recommendations about policies, important legislation concerned with Youth affairs to Congress, Government and Prime Minister, such as: Youth Law, Government guiding the implementation of some articles of Law on Youth; Vietnamese Youth development strategy (2003 – 2010), (2011 – 2020); Policy for member of Youth Union; Prime Minister’s directive on promoting the role of youth in the new Socio-economic development… Committee has also completed research projects; organized seminars on topics of youth affairs; co-operated with ministries, ministerial-level agencies, government departments and relevant agencies to guide, inspect and urge the ministries, branches and localities to implement and evaluate policies and legislation on youth. In which, NCYV focuses on the policies and legislation in areas such as: education, occupation, employment, entertainment for young people. On that basis, the Prime Minister and other concerned agencies could receive recommendations and suggestions to amend and supplement the policies and legislation on youth affairs due to consistent practices.
NCYV has implemented the youth activities of foreign affairs: Each year, the Committee has sent Vietnamese youth delegations abroad and welcomed many overseas youth delegations to Vietnam with the purpose of sharing, exchanging, and learning experiences between Vietnamese young people and international Youth. In October 2010, NCYV has successfully organized the summit meeting of ASEAN Youth (SOMY) and SOMY + 3. Especially in October 2011, NCYV’s first-time host holds successful is the 7th ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on Youth (AMMY 7) and the 3rd ASEAN Plus Three Ministerial Meeting (Japan, China, South Korea), the 2nd ASEAN Youth Forum + 3 in Hanoi. In the current stage, despite increasing globalization trends, beside traditional relationships of youth affairs, NCYV has focused on expanding activities among young people from all over the world, thereby creating conditions for Vietnamese young people to have learning opportunities, research and international exchanges; to build relationships of solidarity, friendship and cooperation with international youth; and to improve skills of international integration for Vietnamese young people.