Over 60,000 HCM City students join “Green Summer” campaign

(VOVWORLD) - The 25th “Green Summer” voluntary campaign was launched in Ho Chi Minh City on Sunday attracting more than 60,000 young people
Over 60,000 HCM City students join “Green Summer” campaign - ảnh 1Over 60,000 HCM City students join “Green Summer” campaign 

Speaking at the ceremony, Politburo member and Secretary of the municipal Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan highly valued the outcomes reaped from the previous drives which, he said, manifested youth’s dynamism, creativity and voluntary spirit. The official stressed that the annual campaign serves an environment for young people to demonstrate skills and devotion, that is why the youth should bring into full play their role in voluntary activities for the benefit of the community and to inspire other people in general.

The campaign will last from July 15 – August 12, focusing in the city’s 5 suburban districts, border and island localities in the central and Central Highlands regions, as well as in Laos. The voluntary activities will focus on strengthening civilized way of life, protecting the environment, climate change resilience, new-style rural area building, and social welfares. Particularly, participants will concentrating on IT training, agriculture consultancy, agriculture science and technology transfer, teaching the Vietnamese language to children, and sport and cultural exchanges with villagers in Laos.