Tag: "universal periodic review"

Dialogue-the best way to improve understanding on human rights

Dialogue-the best way to improve understanding on human rights

VOV.VN - The US State Department has released its annual Human Rights Report 2016, which acknowledges Vietnam’s progress in human rights protection. But the report contains some biased statements on the current situation in Vietnam.

UNHRC approves Vietnam human rights report

UNHRC approves Vietnam human rights report

(VOV) - The UN Human Rights Council (UN HRC) has approved Vietnam’s Universal Periodic Review (UPR) on human rights in the second cycle, acknowledging the country’s progress in protecting and promoting fundamental human rights.

US Congressman hails Vietnam’s human rights record

US Congressman hails Vietnam’s human rights record

(VOV) - Congressman Eni Falemavaega of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs has released a statement commending Vietnam’s Universal Periodic Review (UPR) Report which was approved by the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva on February 8.

Vietnam, a worthy member of the UN Human Rights Council

Vietnam, a worthy member of the UN Human Rights Council

(VOV) - Vietnam has been elected to the UN Human Rights Council for 2014-16, showing the international community’s trust in the country’s human rights achievements. It’s also an opportunity for Vietnam to contribute to ensuring human rights globally.

Vietnam, US hold human rights dialogue

The 17th session of the Vietnam-US Human Rights Dialogue took place in Hanoi on April 12, said Foreign Ministry’s Spokesperson Luong Thanh Nghi on April 17 when answering a reporter’s question relating to the dialogue.