Central Youth Union launches Youth Month 2019

Web.HCYU.25.02.2019. Binh Dinh Province – The Central Committee of the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union launched the Youth Month 2019 on occasion of 88th Anniversary of the Youth Union. March each year is chosen as the youth month to promote voluntary and innovative youth force in the process of community development. This year’s launch was organized in Tay Son District of Binh Dinh province.

Attending the ceremony includes Mr. Tran Thanh Man, Secretary of the Party Central Committee, President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front Central Committee; Mr. Nguyen Thanh Tung, Member of the Party Central Committee, Secretary of Binh Dinh Provincial Party Committee, Chairman of the Provincial People's Council; Mr. Le Quoc Phong, Alternate member of the Party Central Committee, First Secretary of the Central Committee of the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union, President of the Vietnam Youth Federation; Mr. Nguyen Phuoc Loc, Deputy Head of the Party Central Committee's Commission for Mass Mobilization; leaders of ministries and central agencies; Secretariat Central Youth Union Committee; Members of Binh Dinh Provincial Standing Committee and representatives of the nearby provinces; with more than 2,000 officials, union members and youths of Binh Dinh province.

Attending leaders participated in the New Year Tree Planting Festival in Binh Dinh
Attending leaders joined in the New Year Tree Planting Festival in Binh Dinh

Youth Month is an important occasion of Vietnamese youth held in March every year. It is initiated for young people to act, devote their youth, enthusiasm and wisdom to the community, society and country. At the same time, it is organized for young people to receive more attention, sharing, support from leaders, authorities and society so that young people remain to grow comprehensively, become worthy successors of previous generations, prepared to be the owners of the country.

In his remarks to officially launch the Youth Month 2019, First Secretary of the Youth Union Central Committee, Mr. Le Quoc Phong said that 2019 was chosen as the "Year of Youth Volunteers", youth of the whole country will enter the Youth Month with the theme "Youth volunteers for the community," determined to create new values, contributing to the development of society and the country. Therefore, the Youth Month activities need to ensure a variety of content, rich in forms and types of activities, focusing on activities at the grassroots, widespreadness, practicality and efficiency to attract a large number of members and youths to participate.

In the Youth Month 2019, there will be many activities such as Dialogue between the First Secretary of the Central Youth Union and nationwide youth members; the "March border" program; the 10 typical young Vietnamese faces awards in 2018 and the 88th anniversary program on the founding of the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union, awarding Ly Tu Trong Prize in 2019 in the Ha Tinh province.

Youth month is a big activity inspiring the pride of the glorious tradition of Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union; burning the fire of passion, enthusiasm, ambition, volunteering, creativity to participate in building and defending the Fatherland in every cadre, union and youth member”, Mr. Le Quoc Phong emphasized.