(VOVworld) – Australia’s Embassy in Vietnam on Thursday organized a workshop on covering gender issues in the media.
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Alison Keys, First Secretary for culture and trade, said many Australian-funded projects have included gender equality issues such as empowering women’s voices, strengthening their economic empowerment, and ending violence against women and girls.
Ms. Keys said the Australian government has committed to continue providing support for gender equality programs in Vietnam. Delegates discussed several topics including challenges emerging in Vietnam, basic mistakes when writing about gender issues, and integrating gender issues as part of Australia’s development projects in Vietnam.