US embassy cable - 00HANOI2080

INTERNATIONAL ASSISTANCE FOR ILO PROJECTS

Identifier: 00HANOI2080
Wikileaks: View 00HANOI2080 at Wikileaks.org
Origin: Embassy Hanoi
Created: 2000-09-19 05:37:00
Classification: UNCLASSIFIED
Tags: ELAB EAID ETRD VM LABOR
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 2000HANOI02080 - UNCLASSIFIED
 
 
 
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FM AMEMBASSY HANOI
TO SECSTATE WASHDC 0877
INFO DEPTLABOR WASHDC
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AMEMBASSY PHNOM PENH 
USMISSION GENEVA 
UNCLAS SECTION 01 OF 02 HANOI 002080 
 
SIPDIS 
 
DEPT FOR DRL/IL AND EAP/BCLTV 
DEPTLABOR FOR DEP U/S SAMET AND ILAB/JAMES PERLMUTTER 
NSC FOR JOHN DUNCAN AND GENE CHRISTY 
WHITE HOUSE PASS NEC FOR DAN ROSEN 
STATE PASS TO USTR DUSTR FISHER AND DAUSTR DAMOND 
PHNOM PENH FOR USAID, ATTN LBRADSHAW 
                       UNCLASSIFIED 
 
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GENEVA FOR USILO 
 
E.O. 12958: N/A 
TAGS: ELAB, EAID, ETRD, VM, LABOR 
SUBJECT:  INTERNATIONAL ASSISTANCE FOR ILO PROJECTS 
 
REF: A) HANOI 1968;  B) HANOI 71 
 
IN RESPONSE TO WASHINGTON AGENCIES' REQUEST, AND IN 
COOPERATION WITH THE MINISTRY OF LABOR, INVALIDS AND 
SOCIAL AFFAIRS (MOLISA), EMBASSY FORWARDS HEREWITH A 
LIST OF LABOR ASSISTANCE PROJECTS IN VIETNAM IN WHICH 
THE INTERNATIONAL LABOR ORGANIZATION (ILO) IS FULLY OR 
PARTLY ENGAGED IN IMPLEMENTATION.  THERE ARE SEVERAL 
OTHER ONGOING LABOR PROJECTS FUNDED BY INTERNATIONAL 
DONORS WHICH DO NOT INVOLVE ILO PARTICIPATION.  WE WILL 
CONTINU}IES IN THE LABOR SECTOR, BUT ALSO MAY HELP U.S. 
DEPARTMENT OF LABOR INDENTIFY AREAS WHERE IT MAY LIKE 
TO COOPERATE WITH THE GVN ON LABOR ISSUES. 
 
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NO.  PROJECT TITLE AND CODE   DONER     VN 
                                        IMPLEMENTING 
                                        AGENCY/IES 
                                        (VIA) 
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STRATEGIC OBJECTIVE 1: PROMOTE AND REALIZE FUNDAMENTAL 
PRINCIPLES AND RIGHTS AT WORK 
 
1.1  NATIONAL PLAN OF ACTION FOR THE ELIMINATION OF 
                       UNCLASSIFIED 
 
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CHILD LABOUR IN VIETNAM (INT/97/17/P050) 
DONOR: FINLAND; VIA: MOLISA 
 
1.2  STRENGTHENING LABOUR ADMINISTRATION TO EFFECTIVELY 
IMPLEMENT LABOUR CODE (VIE/97/003) 
DONOR: UNDP; VIA: MOLISA 
 
1.3  SOUTH ASIA AND VIETNAM PROJECT ON TRIPARTISM AND 
SOCIAL DIALOGUE IN ACTION (RAS97/M01/NOR) 
DONOR: NORWAY; VIA: MOLISA/VGCL/VCCI/VCA 
 
1.4 ILO-IPEC GREATER MEKONG SUB-REGIONAL PROJECT TO 
COMBAT TRAFFICKING IN CHILDREN AND WOMEN 
DONOR: UK; VIA: MOLISA 
 
STRATEGIC OBJECTIVE 2: CREATE GREATER OPPORTUNITIES FOR 
WOMEN AND MEN TO SECURE DECENT EMPLOYMENT AND INCOME 
 
2.1  CAPACITY BUILDING FOR EMPLOYMENT PROMOTION CENTERS 
(VIE/97/018) 
DONER: UNDP; VIA: VGCL 
 
2.2  STRENGTHENING GOVERNMENT CAPACITY TO MANAGE 
FOREIGN EMPLOYMENT (VIE/98/026) 
DONER: UNDP; VIA: MOLISA 
 
2.3  STRATEGIC PLANNING FOR EMPLOYMENT PROMOTION AND 
IMPROVEMENT OF WORKING CONDITIONS AND SOCIAL PROTECTION 
FOR WOMEN IN THE CONTEXT OF ECONOMIC REFORM 
(VIE/95/035) 
DONER: UNDP; VIA: MOLISA 
                       UNCLASSIFIED 
 
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2.4  STRENGTHENING OF LABOUR ADMINISTRATION FOR 
EMPLOYMENT PROMOTION AND HUMAN RESOURCES DEVELOPMENT IN 
INDOCHINA-VIETNAM COMPONENT (RAS/95/M11/JPN, 
RAS/96/M05/JPN, RAS/97/M06/JPN, RAS/98/M10/JPN, 
RAS/99/M06/JPN) 
DONOR: JAPAN; VIA: MOLISA 
 
2.5  START AND IMPROVE YOUR BUSINESS (VIE/98/M02/SID) 
DONOR: SWEDEN; VIA: VCCI 
 
2.6  ESTABLISHMENT OF A MANAGEMENT TRAINING AND 
CONSULTANCY CENTER FOR SMES (TURIN CENTER) 
DONOR: BELGIUM; VIA: N.A. 
 
2.7  PROJECT ON INDIGENOUS AND TRIBAL PEOPLES: 
PROMOTION OF ILO POLICY (INT/95/M24/DAN) 
DONOR: DENMARK; VIA: N.A. 
 
2.8  SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT OF ETHNIC MINORITIES 
THROUGH PARTICIPATORY APPROACHES (VIE/98/M01/NET & 
INT/93/M07/DAN) 
DONOR: NETHERLANDS/DENMARK; VIA: CEMMA 
 
2.9  PROMOTION OF WOMEN'S ENTREPRENEURSHIP IN VIETNAM 
(TURIN CENTER) 
DONOR: N.A.; VIA: N.A. 
 
2.10 TRAINING CAPACITY UPGRADING FOR SUSTAINABLE RURAL 
DEVELOPMENT (INT/95/M16/SID) 
DONOR: SWEDEN; VIA: MARD 
 
STRATEGIC OBJECTIVE 3: ENHANCE THE COVERAGE OF 
EFFECTIVENESS AND SOCIAL PROTECTION FOR ALL 
 
3.1  SOCIAL SAFETY NETS FOR VULNERABLE GROUPS IN 
VIETNAM (VIE/98/032 & VIE/98/039) 
DONOR: UNDP; VIA: MPI/MOLISA 
 
3.2  SOCIAL PROTECTION TRAINING AND DEVELOPMENT 
(VIE94/M01/NET) 
DONOR: NETHERLANDS; VIA: MOLISA 
 
3.3  PROGRAMME ON ELIMINATION OF SILICOSIS: ACTIVITY 3 
(INT/97/M04/DAN) 
                       UNCLASSIFIED 
 
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DONOR: DENMARK; VIA: MOLISA 
 
3.4  STRENGTHENING OF OSH TRAINING AND AWARENESS 
PROGRAMME IN AGRICULTURE (INT/97/M03/DAN - ACTIVITY 
7:VIETNAM) 
DONOR: DENMARK; VIA: MOLISA 
 
3.5  IMPROVEMENT OF OSH, WORKING CONDITIONS & 
ENVIRONMENT IN FISHERIES AND CONSTRUCTION 
(INT/97/M03/DAN - ACTIVITY 8: VIETNAM) 
DONOR: DENMARK; VIA: MOLISA 
 
3.6  REGIONAL PROGRAMME ON OSH: DATABASE FOR WORKING 
ENVIRONMENTAL MONITORING (RAS/90/M12/FIN) 
DONOR: FINLAND; VIA: MOLISA 
 
ABBREVIATION: 
 
MOLISA: MINISTRY OF LABOUR, INVALIDS AND SOCIAL AFFAIRS 
 
VCCI: VIETNAM CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY 
 
VGCL: VIETNAM GENERAL CONFEDERATION OF LABOUR 
 
MARD: MINISTRY OF AGRICULTURE AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT 
 
MPI: MINISTRY OF PLANNING AND INVESTMENT 
 
CEMMA: COMMITTEE OF ETHNIC MINORITIES AND MOUNTAINOUS 
AFFAIRS 
 
                       UNCLASSIFIED 
 
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VCA: VIETNAM COOPERATIVES ALLIANCE 
 
PETERSON 
 
                       UNCLASSIFIED 
 


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