Viet Nam

National Assembly

Specialized body - Women's caucus

Vietnam Female Members of Parliament Group (VFMPG)
(January 2008)


Formal or informal
There are rules governing the functioning of the caucus


Issues dealt with by the caucus
- Capacity building for women parliamentarians on gender issues, gender mainstreaming in the legislative process and oversight of the implementation of laws on gender equity
- Oversight of implementation of the laws to prevent and combat domestic violence, protect children, and guarantee the right of women to education.
- Role of women in green growth and the environment. Training, workshop, conf erence on aforesaid issues, International cooperation with women MP groups and other parliamentarians (more in plan of action)
The caucus has a strategic plan or plan of action
The caucus has a communication plan