Impressions of Vietnam Farmers’ Union (VNFU) in 2019
17:25 - 01/01/2020
2019 was the first year to implement the Resolution of the 7th National Congress of VNFU. FUs all levels nationwide have enthusiastically emulated and made efforts to achieve many good results of objectives and farmer’s movement. All of these outstanding activities have been focused on the goal of contributing to the promotion of agricultural, farmer and new rural development.

1. Celebrating the 89th Anniversary of VNFU Foundation (October 14, 1930 - October 14, 2018)
In 2019, FUs at all level organized a lot of practical activities on the occasion of the 89th Anniversary of VNFU Foundation (October 14, 1930 - October 14, 2018) such as: a visit to the origin including revolutionary achievements, VNFU achievement...

2. Honoring and awarding the title of "Excellent Vietnamese Farmers in 2019"
VNFU organized “Vietnamese Farmer’s Pride” Program 2019, honored and awarded the title of “Excellent Vietnamese Farmers” for 63 farmers on the occasion of the 89th Anniversary of VNFU Foundation. Party General Secretary, President Nguyen Phu Trong sent his congratulation flower baskets. The program received the attention, direction, high appreciation of the leadership of the Party, the State, the Government, the National Assembly, ministries and agencies in the central and local areas for its purposes and meaningfulness.

3. Organizing the 2nd conference of “Prime Minister holds dialogue with farmers”
The 2nd conference of “Prime Minister holds dialogue with farmers” with the theme "Removing obstacles, linking 6 stakeholders, creating value chain of agricultural products" was organized by VNFU in Can Tho city with 600 participants including leaders of ministries and agencies at central and local areas, experts, scientists, enterprises and farmers.

Listening to 19 farmers presenting with 53 questions, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc highly appreciated the enthusiasm, responsibility and aspiration of farmers. The Prime Minister emphasized that the Government members will absorb all the ideas and will assign the Office of the Government to coordinate with VNFU to summarize the proposals and recommendations of farmers to formulate guidelines, assign relevant ministries and agencies to implement.

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc at the second dialogue with farmers

4. Organizing the 4th National Farmers Forum with the theme: "From CPTPP to EVFTA: Joinly with farmers in the world market"
This was one of the series of activities of the 7th “Vietnamese Farmer’s Pride” Program. The forum was co-organized by VNFU in coordination with Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Ministry of Industry and Trade who assigned Nông thôn Ngày nay (Today Countryside) Newspaper/Danviet to coordinate with Binh Dien fertilizer Joint Stock Company to organize. At the forum, the comments and ideas of experts, scientists, management agencies, businesses and outstanding farmers contributed more suggestions on policies to promote the development of Tam Nong (agriculture, farmer and rural area).

5. Reviewing the 10-year implementation of the National Target Program on New Rural Development (2010-2020):
Over the past 10 years, VNFU at all levels have actively coordinated with ministries and agencies, departments and branches to organize 169,777 training courses and workshops for 8,448,850 members and farmers on the Guideline of the Party and investment, supporting policies of the State. and localities in new rural development. In localities, members and farmers have actively participated in the construction of rural socio-economic infrastructure, contributed over 80,000 billion VND, over 36 million working days, donated over 53 million square metters of land, renewed, repaired and upgraded over 502,000 km of intra-field canals and 219,000 km of rural roads...

6. The friendship meeting of Vietnamese, Laotian, Cambodian farmers in combination with green agricultural fair
The program was co-organized by VNFU in coordination with Lam Dong provincial People’s Committee in order to strengthen the friendly and comprehensive relationship between the three countries in agricultural production and trading. It included a lot of meaningful activities such as: meeting between leaders of Vietnamese Party, Government, Lam Dong province and leaders of Laotian, Cambodian farmers delegation, sharing workshop on agriculture, farmer and rural development of Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia, the green agriculture fair, field visits to some agricultural high-tech farming models in Lam Dong province, cultural night exchange....

7. Launching ceremony of  “Tet tree-planting festival themed forever grateful to Uncle Ho”
The launching ceremony was held in Doc Kem, Lam Son commune, Luong Son district, Hoa Binh province, co-organized by VNFU in coordination with Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, Provincial Party Committee and People's Committee of Hoa Binh province. Chairwoman of National Assembly Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan presented and launched the ceremony. After that, the National Assembly chairwoman and delegates planted 200 menghundor trees, 2,000 acacia trees and many other perennial plants.

8. Southern-west Agricultural and Trade Fair in 2019
The fair was organized by VNFU in collaboration with Ministry of Industry and Trade with the theme: “Sustainable development of agriculture and rural areas; Joining hands to export Vietnamese agricultural products to the world ”. The fair attracted about 350 booths of more than 150 units, organizations and enterprises throughout the country participating.

9. Organizing meeting to thoroughly study the Resolution of the 7th National Congress
One of the highlights of VNFU in 2019 was to organize learning, studying and thorough conferences of the VII Congress of the NDVN in 4 regions. Accordingly, 100% of FUs from central to grassroots levels and over 80% of farmer members were thoroughly trained. In 2019, VNFU issued 3 Resolutions of the Central Executive Committee on the organization of the FU.

10. Review meeting on 03 years of implementing Project 24-ĐA/HNDTW dated June 23, 2016 of VNFU Standing Committee
After 3 years of implementation, the targets, contents and requirements of the project have been basically implemented. As of 31 May, 2019, there were 14,812 profession groups established with 166,477 members, 683 profession branches established with 28,978 farmer members participating.

11. Honoring 153 typical agricultural products
It is the 5th year that the ceremony on honoring typical agricultural products has been held. Attending the ceremony were Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue and leaders of ministries, agencies, units and enterprises in central and localities. Presenting at the ceremony, Chairman of VNFU Thao Xuan Sung affirmed that “Honoring agricultural products, serving- agriculture products is also to honor talents, efforts, hard-working creativity, desire to develop of farmers, farmer groups, cooperatives, enterprises who directly produce branded products with guaranteed quality and to be trusted by consumers ... ".

12. Strengthening international relations and people-to-people diplomacy
In 2019, foreign affair activities continued to be promoted by VNFU. VNFU has actively strengthened its friendly and cooperation relations with 60 partners, especially some corporations, agribusiness enterprises of Japan, Korea,... so that foreign resources have been mobilized for the development of agriculture, farmers and rural areas.

Also in 2019, FUs at all levels organized to receive 62 delegations with over 500 turns of international visitors; 78 delegations with more than 320 turns of farmer members to study abroad experiences ...Over 45 billion VNFU was mobilized from international organizations and foreign organizations to support the development of cooperative groups, cooperatives, clubs in their production and business.

13. Honoring 62 “scientist of farmers”
62 typical faces are scientists, professors, doctors, engineers and farmers who have made great contributions to the agriculture sector were honored at the ceremony on honoring "Scientists of farmers". Organized for the second time in 2019 by VNFU on December 27 in Hanoi.

NTNN (Today Rural Newspaper) - Translated by Hong Linh
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