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Reference ID Created Released Classification Origin
07HANOI48
2007-01-10 09:43
2011-08-30 01:44
UNCLASSIFIED
Embassy Hanoi

VZCZCXRO4049
RR RUEHHM
DE RUEHHI #0048 0100943
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
R 100943Z JAN 07
FM AMEMBASSY HANOI
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC 4292
INFO RUEHHM/AMCONSUL HO CHI MINH 2358
UNCLAS HANOI 000048

SIPDIS

SIPDIS

STATE FOR S/WE SASHA MEHRA, GERDA LANE, EAP/MLS and G/IWI

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: KWMN PHUM PREL RP UNGA
SUBJECT: VIETNAM: IDEAS FOR EMPOWERING WOMEN AND INFLUENTIAL WOMEN CONTACTS

REF: A) STATE 202341; B) STATE 178055; C) HANOI 2940

¶1. In response to Ref A (and in addition to the contacts listed in
Ref C), Post recommends the following influential women for possible
participation in future female empowerment-related events:

¶A. Ms. Pham Thi Thu Hanh
Vice Chairwoman
Council for Women Entrepreneurs
Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry
9 Dao Duy Anh Street
Hanoi
(84-4) 0904204848 (mobile)
Email: vcci@smelink.netnam.vn

¶B. Ms. Nguyen Thi Mai Thanh
General Director of REE Corporation
Ho Chi Minh City
Tel: (84-8) 810 0017
Fax: (84-8) 810 0337
Email: ree@hcm.vnn.vn

¶C. Ms. Le Thi Phuong Thuy:
General Manager/Chairwoman and CEO/Vice Chairwoman
TVM Co./Toan My Co./ HCMC Young Entrepreneurs Association
Ho Chi Minh City
Email: phuongthuylethi@yahoo.com
Tel: 987-9301/ 987-9301
Fax: (84-8) 987 1724
Cell: (090) 371-7557

¶2. In further response to Ref B, on December 25, Nguyen Thi Minh
Quy, Director of the National Committee for the Advancement of Women
(NCAW) (which falls under the purview of the Vietnam Women’s Union)
provided Embassy with NCAW’s ideas for empowering women in Vietnam.
According to Quy, activities that would best empower women are
increasing media campaigns that address gender equality and women’s
advancement, incorporating women’s concerns into development
programs and sharing best practices on microfinance projects that
address women’s economic rights.

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