Liên hiệp các hội và khoa học kỹ thuật Việt Nam
Thứ hai, 22/02/2021 11:02 (GMT+7)

Science and technology is the driving force for development

The Union of Science and Technology Associations of Cao Bang province (Cao Bang Union) has 22 member associations, with over 130,000 members, of which more than 5,000 members are intellectuals, accounting for over 35% of intellectuals of the whole province, gathered 70 experts in science, technology and social consultancy and evaluation activities.

Speaking to vusta.vn, Engineer Hoang Thi Binh - President of Cao Bang Union said that during the past years, Cao Bang Union has focused on promoting research, application of science and technology activities making positive contributions to local socio-economic development. Collaborate with departments, agencies, and other organizations to successfully organize two technical innovation contests with 80 solutions, of which 58 solutions won provincial awards, 2 solutions won consolation prizes nationwide. The contest has promoted the movement of good and creative workers in all classes of people, especially the business sector who has applied effectively solutions in production and business.

Engineer Hoang Thi Binh - President of the Cao Bang Union

In addition, Cao Bang Union also successfully coordinated to organize 5 National Youth and Children Creative Contest in Cao Bang province with 1,100 prototypes. In which, there were 282 awarded at the provincial level; 10 at national level. Cao Bang Union has put more efforts to organize the event for “Creative movement in agriculture and rural areas" with 40 solutions and ideas awarded. The event has contributed to promoting people's creative ideas, offering technical solutions for agricultural and rural development in association with community tourism development. Successfully building up models of scientific and technical transfer in agriculture and rural areas, such as: models of growing Huong sticky rice, Si Pat sticky rice, and Ong sticky rice; revitalizing varieties, applying advanced farming techniques, building trademarks; peanut and high quality pure rice production; application model of Phu My fertilizer in rice production and fruit trees.

The model of linking farmers, enterprises, scientists and the State is not a new concept in agricultural production. However, the implementation the model of for local agricultural products is still unfamiliar to many people. Realizing that Cao Bang is a mountainous province with many unique special plants and animals, engineer Hoang Thi Binh has proposed the scientific project the model of linking farmers, enterprises, scientists and the State for Huong sticky rice products Bao Lac (Xuan Truong commune, Bao Lac district), Pi Pat Cao Bang sticky rice (Hung Dao commune, Cao Bang city), Ong Trung Khanh sticky rice, high quality pure rice (Cai Bo commune, Quang Uyen district) and Lac (Phu Ngoc commune, Ha Quang district). To implement this project, engineer Hoang Thi Binh and her colleagues organized a training course to transfer science and techniques with the participation of over 1,500 farmers; building production models in communes of project site; and branding and consuming commodities.

Engineer Binh shared that the model for the local specialty agricultural products was her passionate project because it is applied and brings high yeilds and profits for farmers. The model is duplicated in many other communes as well as expands its production areas. Typically, Ong sticky rice products planted over 40 hectares at first, expansion in cropping area at Trung Khanh district reaching nearly 200 hectares; other products have been also expanded by the farmers. Happily, all project products have been provided with brands in the market and expanded production areas, contributing to improving income for farmers...

In the 2020-2025 term, engineer Binh said, Cao Bang Union determined to focus on implementing some of the following key tasks: consolidate and develop the organization, improve quality of activities, maintain the role to regulate and coordinate activities between Cao Bang Union and its members in order to promote the creativity of the intellectual team in the Association’s participation; promote the tradition of patriotism and revolution, improve professional ethics and professional qualifications for members in order to better meet the requirements of tasks; actively participate in implementing socialization activities in the fields of science and technology, education and training, health, environmental protection, poverty alleviation; strengthen the dissemination of knowledge among the people, contributing to bringing scientific and technical advances into production and life; focus on improving the quality of Cao Bang Union's social consultancy and evaluation activities; participate in the Provincial Science and Technology Council; actively participate in scientific research and technology development activities.

VUSTA handed over the leading-unit flag to Cao Bang Union

To recognize outstanding results of Cao Bang Union, VUSTA awarded the Medal for the Cause of Science and Technology to 10 individuals, emulation flag for the leading unit to Cao Bang Union, certificates of merit to 5 collectives and 5 individuals. Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee awarded Certificates of Merit to 2 collectives and 4 individuals. Cao Bang Union awarded certificates of merit to 5 collectives and 7 individuals with excellent achievements.

Author: HT

Read more

Viet Nam prevails in Industry 4.0
Industry 4.0 was expected to narrow technological gaps between Vietnam and the further advanced nations as well as opening up for more chances to take. However, is it being expected too heavily? The reporter had an interview with Mr. Nguyen Huu Thai Hoa, Director for Strategies of Vietnam Post and...
Combination of traditional and modern medicine in treatment of COVID-19
Ha Noi, October 7 th2021, the Viet Nam Union of Science and Technology Associations (VUSTA) held a virtual online workshop with the theme “Solutions for prevention and support regarding Covid-19”. H.E Dr. Sc. Phan Xuan Dung, the VUSTA President of VUSTA was chairing the workshop.
Chances for digitization in Vietnam
Ha Noi, July 13, 2021 - Ho Chi Minh National Academy of Politics joined with USAID and Vietnam Initiative at Indiana University Bloomington held the virtual thematic conference “Reaching developing goals in a new normal”, with participation from 59 locations throughout the country.
Vifotec Prize 2020: GTAM Control Station's combat crew training system
The upgraded S125-2TM ground to air missile complex (GTAM) has elevated Vietnam's air defense force to meet the requirements of modern warfare. Currently, this weapon has become the main standing force of the Air Defense Air Force Command (ADAFC) that and equipped with many fire battalions.
Fostering scientific and technological innovation
In order to achieve the goal of becoming a developed, high-income industrialized country by 2045, it is urgent to put science and technology innovation at the right place as emphasized by the Communist Party and in the Constitution. This need is the top priority in our national policy. In addition,...
VUSTA approved CHD's project of smoke-free bus station
Vietnam Union of Science and Technology Associations (VUSTA) has just approved a grant aid not in form of official development assistance of foreign agencies, the project “Enhancing the compliance with smoke free policies at public transportation places through strengthening reward, punishment mechanism and encouraging community participation” managed by the Consultancy...

LATEST NEWS

VUSTA approves the project run by SRD
The nonrefundable assistance project granted by Friedrich Ebert Stiftung (FES) is approved by VUSTA at the Decision No. 163/QĐ-LHHVN dated January 22th 2022. The Centre for Sustainable Rural Development (SRD) is the implanting the said Project.
45 works won the 2020 VIFOTEC Award
Ha Noi - October 11 2021. The Vietnam Fund for Technical Innovation (Vifotec) summed up and awarded the Vietnam Science and Technology Innovation Award and the WIPO Prize for 2020 in the Hanoi Opera House.
Clean cities, Blue Ocean Workshop held in Da Nang
Da Nang -  November 2, 2021, Da Nang Department of Natural Resources and Environment held a workshop to introduce the “Clean cities, blue ocean” (CCBO) programme in Da Nang. The seminar was held in a hybrid format with the participation of Vietnam Administration of Seas and Islands (VASI), Vietnam Union...
Approving the project Join hands with the community to protect the environment
On October 28 th2021, VUSTA approved the project “Join hands with the community to protect the environment” at the Decision No. 806/QĐ-LHHVN. This is a non-refundable aid project which is sponsored by Oxfam Novib, Netherlands and implemented by the Centre for Sustainable Development Studies with targeted beneficiaries are citizens in the mountainous...
Vietnam receives WIPO’s IP Youth Ambassador title
The recipients of this title are young Vietnamese inventors Do Trong Minh Duc born 2003, currently studying at Montverde Academy, Florida; Tran Nguyen Khanh An born 2006, 10 thgrade student at Dewey Schools, Hanoi and Nguyen Hoang Phuc born 2007, 9 thgrade student at Lycée français Alexandre Yersin, Hanoi. This...