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Vietnam shares experience in promoting women’s engagement in economy

Sao Paulo, May 17 (VNA) – The Vietnamese delegation actively joined discussions and shared experience in promoting women’s engagement in building a sustainable economy at sessions on the last day of the 25th Global Summit of Women in Brazil.

During business-themed discussions on May 16, Vice President Nguyen Thi Doan and Vietnamese delegates gave opinions on how to build strategies to improve female presence in managerial and leading positions, and policies designed for female workers.

Businesswomen in the delegation talked about challenges they faced in business start-up and expansion and how they contributed to their companies’ activities.

The summit concluded on late May 16, with attendees agreeing to boost cooperation to encourage women’s active contributions to business and social activities.

The 26th Global Summit of Women is scheduled to be held in Warsaw, Poland, next year.

Following the summit, President Nguyen Thi Doan and the Vietnamese delegation are to pay an official visit to Bolivia on May 18-19.
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