According to the report, the total fund for the program of poverty reduction was more than 12.3 trillion VND during the period 2016-2020. After 5 years of implementing the program, generally poor districts and poor communes have achieved and exceeded the overall poverty reduction goal of the province. By the end of 2019, the poverty rate of the whole province will decrease to 6.06%, on average, 1.71% / year. The whole province has 10,922 near-poor households, rate of 2.58%; down 3.62% on average, down 0.91% / year. The whole province reduced 18 communes in extreme poverty in ethnic minority areas and mountainous areas; reducing 11 poor communes in coastal and island areas. Currently, the whole province has 6 poor districts.
In addition, up to now, 100% of communes and towns of 06 poor districts have roads for cars. 100% of communes have commune health stations serving initial medical examination and treatment, eligible for medical examination and treatment under health insurance; 80% of households have access to hygienic water.
Speaking at the conference, Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee Le Tri Thanh emphasized: Poverty is an extremely dangerous enemy. Therefore, so by all means we must destroy "this enemy". In the coming time, especially the mountainous districts will focus a number of key tasks identified by the Provincial Party Committee in Resolution 02 and Resolution 05.
On this occasion, the Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee awarded certificates of merit to 68 collectives, 09 individuals, and 31 households who had excellent achievements in organizing and implementing the emulation movement "Quang Nam join hands for people. poverty- Don't leave anyone left behind ”and the National Target Program for sustainable poverty reduction in the province, 2016-2020.