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Vietnam promotes public awareness of human rights

Vietnam promotes public awareness of human rights

VOV.VN - The Vietnam Ministry of Foreign Affairs on June 29 hosted a workshop in Hanoi on the implementation of recommendations following the second cycle of the UN Human Rights Council’s Universal Periodic Review.

Vietnam, Cambodia mark 50 years of diplomatic relations

Vietnam, Cambodia mark 50 years of diplomatic relations

VOV.VN - The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee held a rally today (June 29) to mark the 50th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Vietnam and Cambodia, reported the Vietnam News Agency.

Vietnam attends 35th meeting of UN Human Rights Council

Vietnam attends 35th meeting of UN Human Rights Council

Ambassador Duong Chi Dung, head of Vietnam’s permanent delegation to the United Nations, the World Trade Organisation and other international organizations in Geneva, is attending the UN Human Rights Council’s 35th session that opened on June 6 in Geneva, Switzerland.

Vietnam-UN: 40 years of cooperation

Vietnam-UN: 40 years of cooperation

VOV.VN - Vietnam joined the UN on September 20, 1977.This was a milestone in the international community’s recognition of Vietnam’s independence, freedom, and unification and paved the way for its global integration.

Children protected from sexual abuse

Children protected from sexual abuse

The recent increase of child sexual abuse cases has raised public concern, which requires authorities to enforce children’s rights and scrutinise the implementation of signed international conventions to ensure the protection of children’s rights in particular and human rights.

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.

Vietnam, EU increase constructive dialogue

Vietnam, EU increase constructive dialogue

Increasing constructive dialogue between the EU and Vietnam is the aim of the visit from February 21-23 of a delegation from the Subcommittee on Human Rights of the European Parliament’s Committee on Foreign Affairs, said Chair of the subcommittee Pier Antonio Panzeri.

Vietnam, EU enhance relations

Vietnam, EU enhance relations

National Assembly Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong hosted a reception for Chair of the Subcommittee on Human Rights of the European Parliament’s Committee on Foreign Affairs Pier Antonio Panzeri in Hanoi on February 22.

Vietnam, EU hold annual human rights dialogue

Vietnam, EU hold annual human rights dialogue

Vietnam and the European Union (EU) have held their annual human rights dialogue in Brussels, exchanging viewpoints and sharing experience and good practices in promoting and protecting human rights.