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Anniversary of August Revolution marked in Geneva

Anniversary of August Revolution marked in Geneva

Vietnam’s Permanent Mission to the United Nations, the World Trade Organisation (WTO) and other international organisations in Geneva held a ceremony on August 19 to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the August Revolution (August 19).

Vietnam steps up co-operation with intergovernmental organisation in Geneva

Vietnam steps up co-operation with intergovernmental organisation in Geneva

VOV.VN - Ambassador Le Thi Tuyet Mai, the Permanent Representative of Vietnam to the UN, the World Trade Organisation (WTO), and other international organisations in Geneva participated in a recent working session alongside Dr. Carlos Correa, executive director of the South Centre, an intergovernmental organisation of developing countries based in Geneva.

Vietnam promotes human rights of the vulnerable

Vietnam promotes human rights of the vulnerable

VOV.VN - Vietnam pledges to protect and promote human rights, with priority given to the vulnerable, while rapidly restoring the post-COVID-19 economy and achieving its UN Sustainable Development Goals.

Vietnam pledges to ensure human rights amid global pandemic

Vietnam pledges to ensure human rights amid global pandemic

VOV.VN - Ambassador Le Thi Tuyet Mai, head of the Permanent Mission of Vietnam to the UN, WTO, and other international organisations in Geneva, reaffirmed Vietnam's unwavering commitment to promoting human rights and highlighted the country’s effective and timely measures taken to combat COVID-19 pandemic.

Vietnam supports every effort to accelerate disarmament

Vietnam supports every effort to accelerate disarmament

VOV.VN - Assistant to Vietnamese Foreign Minister Pham Quang Hieu has affirmed Vietnam’s unwavering policy of supporting all efforts to promote disarmament of weapons of mass destruction, especially nuclear weapon, at a recent plenary session of the Conference on Disarmament (CD) in Geneva, Switzerland.

UN High Commissioner hails Vietnam’s human rights achievements

UN High Commissioner hails Vietnam’s human rights achievements

VOV.VN - United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet glowingly spoke of the achievements in human rights Vietnam has recently recorded during a February 18 reception for Ambassador Le Thi Tuyet Mai, newly-accredited Permanent Representative of Vietnam to the UN, the WTO and other international organisations in Geneva.

Vietnam chairs meeting of ASEAN Committee in Geneva in WTO

Vietnam chairs meeting of ASEAN Committee in Geneva in WTO

The Permanent Representative of Vietnam in Geneva, Ambassador Le Thi Tuyet Mai on February 11 chaired a meeting of the ASEAN Committee in Geneva (ACG) in the World Trade Organisation (WTO), the first in her capacity as the new head of the committee.

Vietnam attends 22nd IFRC General Assembly in Geneva

Vietnam attends 22nd IFRC General Assembly in Geneva

A Vietnamese delegation is taking part in the 22nd General Assembly of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) that opened in Geneva, Switzerland, on December 5.

Vietnam silk, brocade exhibition underway in Geneva

Vietnam silk, brocade exhibition underway in Geneva

The Vietnam silk and brocade exhibition is underway at the headquarters of the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) in Geneva from September 30 – October 9 within the framework of the 59th session of the WIPO General Assembly.

Vietnam's efforts to mitigate and adapt to climate change

Vietnam's efforts to mitigate and adapt to climate change

VOV.VN - Climate change is one of the topics being discussed at the 42nd session of the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva. As a nation seriously affected by climate change, Vietnam has adopted policies and actions to minimize the consequences of climate change on human rights.

Vietnam attends UNHRC’s 43nd session on climate change

Vietnam attends UNHRC’s 43nd session on climate change

Ambassador Duong Chi Dung, head of Vietnam’s Permanent Mission to the UN, the WTO and other international organisations, is leading a Vietnamese delegation to attend the 42nd session of the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) on the impact of climate change on human rights, which opened in Geneva on September 9.

Vietnam chairs final plenary sessions of disarmament conference

Vietnam chairs final plenary sessions of disarmament conference

Ambassador Duong Chi Dung, head of Vietnam's permanent mission to the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland, chaired the final plenary sessions of the Conference on Disarmament (CD) on August 14-15 under Vietnam’s presidency of the conference from June 24-30 and from July 29 to August 18.

Vietnam calls for efforts to end nuclear arms race

Vietnam calls for efforts to end nuclear arms race

Ambassador Duong Chi Dung, head of Vietnam's permanent mission to the United Nations in Geneva, has affirmed Vietnam’s support for efforts to disarm nuclear weapons through regional and international multilateral mechanisms.

Vietnam marks a milestone in human rights protection

Vietnam marks a milestone in human rights protection

VOV.VN - Vietnam’s national report under the third-cycle Universal Periodic Review in Geneva on protecting and promoting human rights has been adopted recently at the 41st session of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC).