Community Governance

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Grassroot Democracy - Village conventions

Bo Liem hamlet before 1988 was just a manufacturing group which belonged to Bo Bau hamlet, Bao La Commune, Mau Chau district, Hoa Binh province. Bo Bau hamlet at the time had 56 families and was divided into Bo Liem hamlet of Tan Son Commune. Currently, this hamlet has 86 families and 328 people living within. There are 4 ethnic minority groups namely Thai, Muong, Dao, Kinh living together in the hamlet and they form 2 manufacturing groups (separated by features of the resident groups). Livihoods of people here are dependent on agriculture and forestry. People often support each other in doing the field work or public work in the hamlet like: wedding, funeral, …