The second week of the Youth Month continues with creative models and solutions

Web.HCYU.17/03/2020. Taking place from March 8th to March 16th, youth across the country continued to implement activities with creative models, despite the escalating coronavirus outbreak.

Measures stemming the spread of COVID-19

All provinces have been conducting activities such as providing masks and hand sanitizer, etc in order to raise public awareness of measures tackling the spread of COVID-19. For instance, provinces such as Long An, Tuyen Quang and Vinh Phuc have been doing really well in the battle against the virus.

Novel and creative paradigms amid the pandemic

Kon Tum has been carrying out online training courses regarding fighting amid during this time. Ba Ria - Vung Tau is helping students dwelling in the city with their studying from home in response to the virus.

Many factories in Nghe An are being used to manufacture masks which will be provided to the local dwellers.

Ho Chi Minh city: Hand wash stations made from recyclable materials are set up at Ward’s People Committee to serve the people.

Developing countrysides

In the second week of the month, all the levels within the Youth Union cooperated closely with local forces in terms of building new and advanced countrysides. 70 km of road, as a result, were repaired and 400 km installed. Many areas were equipped with light systems. In addition, volunteer teams have planted more than 40,000 trees and built 33 bridges.

In addition, supportive activities for people to cope with drought and saline intrusion in the Southwestern provinces have been promptly implemented by all levels of the Youth Union in many creative ways such as transporting fresh water to people by using barges and rickshaws to bring water tanks to each house, giving water storage devices including water bags, water tanks to people, giving pure water to people.

During the week, activities in construction of civilized urban center have been implemented by Youth Union units, such as propaganda for building urban civilized lifestyle; organize “Green Sundays” to clean up the environment; building civilized streets (road, alley) "Bright - Green - Clean - Beautiful - Civilized - Safe" ... The "Voluntary Saturday" is also widely organized with many effective activities, in which the Youth Union's facilities have focused on cleaning and beautifying urban facilities.

Orgnizing social security activities, serving the people

The union levels have paid attention to and effectively implemented volunteer activities for social security, bringing high social effects such as: visiting, encouraging, supporting families of war invalids, martyrs, families with meritorious services to the revolution; medical examination and treatment activities, free medicine distribution,etc. As a result, the Youth Union has provided free medical examination and treatment to 6,899 people, donated 7,037 blood units, awarded 2,745 scholarships for poor pupils and students overcoming difficulties with a total value of more than 1.456 billion VND, built and repaired 212 new charity houses with a total value of more than 5,741 billion dong, 187 entertainment points for young people have been newly built with a total value of more than 3,498 billion dong.

Admitting 10,312 new union members

In the second week of the Youth Month, the Youth Union at different levels have admitted 10,312 new members, the number of outstanding Youth Union members admitted to the Party was 783 people.