Ho Chi Minh City authorities meet outstanding children

Monday, 2018-02-26 04:43:23
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Politburo member Nguyen Thien Nhan with the children (Photo: VNA)
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NDO - Politburo member and Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan and leaders of the municipal People’s Council and People’s Committee hosted a meeting on February 24 with 170 outstanding children of the city on the occasion of the Lunar New Year (Tet) 2018.

At the meeting, the children spoke about issues relating to text books, school violence, food safety and hygiene, and traffic safety, among others.

Politburo member Nguyen Thien Nhan spoke highly of the children’s opinions and recommendations.

He urged the City’s Party Committee and administration to pay more attention to childcare and protection.

Additional focus should also be paid to help children receive better access to life skills, education and physical training programmes as well as extra-curricular activities and field trips, he added.