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Border localities share anti-crime experience

Representatives from Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) chapters, police and border guards in 11 northern and central border localities gathered in the northern province of Ha Giang on July 17 to share experience in preventing and combating border crime.

Vietnam engages in dialogue on gender equality

Vietnam engages in dialogue on gender equality

Vietnam participated in a dialogue held at the UN in Geneva, Switzerland on the elimination of discrimination against women and the promotion of gender equality on July 10.

ASEAN gathers for emergency meeting on transnational crime

ASEAN gathers for emergency meeting on transnational crime

Vietnamese Deputy Minister of Public Security To Lam attended the Emergency ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on Transnational Crime relating to the irregular movement of persons in Southeast Asia held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on July 2.

Clampdown on cross-border human trafficking

Clampdown on cross-border human trafficking

Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia have launched a three-month crackdown on human trafficking along Vietnam’s borders through September, given the recent complications with the issue.

ASEAN, UN pledge to strengthen cooperation

ASEAN, UN pledge to strengthen cooperation

The ASEAN and United Nations and will continue to strengthen cooperation and institutional ties within the framework of the Joint Declaration on Comprehensive Partnership between the two organisations signed in 2011.

Yen Bai: Anti-human trafficking programme fruitful

The End Trafficking in Persons programme (ETIP) implemented by northern mountainous Yen Bai province and the World Vision International – Vietnam (WVV) has proved fruitful over the past years.

Regional conference discusses migrant crisis in Southeast Asia

Regional conference discusses migrant crisis in Southeast Asia

Delegates from 17 countries and representatives of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees and the International Organisation for Migration came together for a regional conference on the migrant crisis in Southeast Asia in Bangkok, Thailand on May 29.

Vietnam verifies news on child slavery in UK

Vietnam verifies news on child slavery in UK

The Vietnamese Embassy to the UK is working closely with relevant agencies to verify the news that 3,000 Vietnamese children were trafficked into cannabis production in the UK as reported by The Guardian newspaper.

Son La to prosecute Chinese woman for human trafficking

Police in the northern mountainous Son La province on May 20 arrested and started legal proceedings against Yang Mo, a resident of China’s Yunnan province, for her involvement in a cross-border human trafficking case.

Vietnam commits to fighting human trafficking

Vietnam commits to fighting human trafficking

Vietnam is committed to implementing the Coordinated Mekong Ministerial Initiative against Human Trafficking (COMMIT), the country’s Deputy Minister of Public Security, Le Quy Vuong, has declared.

Vietnam attends Mekong human trafficking meeting

Vietnam attends Mekong human trafficking meeting

Vietnam will continue raising public awareness of the fight against human trafficking, a senior official told the 10th meeting of the Coordinated Mekong Ministerial Initiative against Trafficking (COMMIT) in Phnom Penh, Cambodia on April 28.