10:42 | 26/07/2021
On July 22, WHO released the first 2 reports: Regional Status Report on Drowning in the Western Pacific and Regional Status Report on Drowning in South-East Asia. According to these reports, nearly two-thirds of all global drowning deaths occur in the Asia Pacific region.
23:08 | 25/07/2021
There have been several cases of children drowning in early summer, leaving great pain and loss for families, schools and society. Despite conferences and seminars offering solutions, this situation recurs every year
16:09 | 25/07/2021
The United Nations General Assembly has approved a resolution on drowning prevention.
13:10 | 25/07/2021
Many activities to enhance water safety skills for children in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue are ongoing
23:46 | 24/07/2021
The UN resolution not only highlights the enormous impact of drowning on the safety and lives of people but also for every country's sustainable development.
13:57 | 23/07/2021
State President Nguyen Xuan Phuc sent his condolences to Nguyen Van Nha's family after acknowledging Nha died when saving three people from drowning.
17:04 | 22/07/2021
Every summer, drownings continuously occurs in the Central Highlands provinces. The tragic deaths of children, despite being warned in advance, still inevitably cause haunting and tormenting pain.
14:37 | 22/07/2021
Drowning is a silent killer claiming more than 2,000 children’s lives per year in Viet Nam. Despite challenges as well as Covid-19 pandemic, Vietnam has taken lots of measures to teach children how to swim in recent years.
10:37 | 22/07/2021
Free swimming lessons for children are being held to limit the risk of drowning in the central province of Quang Tri.
17:19 | 21/07/2021
It is a fact that drowning has been a significant international issue without being recognized relative to its impact. After its declaration, World Drowning Prevention Day is held annually on 25 July to highlight profound impacts of drowning.