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Dialogue to promote human rights

Dialogue to promote human rights

(VOV) -A dialogue with the UN Special Rapporteurs on human rights is an important cooperative activity between Vietnam and the UN’s Universal Periodic Review on human rights.

Vietnam fulfils int’l commitments on religious freedom

Vietnam fulfils int’l commitments on religious freedom

(VOV) -Vietnam, its agencies and localities have created conditions for Heiner Bielefeldt, a UN Special Rapporteur on religious freedom, to accomplish his July 21-31 mission in the country, meeting its commitment to the international community.

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.

Moldova seeks closer ties with Vietnam

Moldova seeks closer ties with Vietnam

(VOV) -Moldova Prime Minister Yuri Lianke has applauded the constant development of Vietnam-Moldova relations at a recent meeting with Ambassador Nguyen Trung Thanh, Vietnamese permanent representative to the United Nations.

Vietnam announces human rights review results

Vietnam announces human rights review results

The Foreign Ministry and the United Nations Development Programme in Vietnam held a conference on April 2 in Hanoi to announce the results of the country’s Universal Periodic Review (UPR) on human rights in the second cycle.

Vietnam human rights report approved

Vietnam human rights report approved

(VOV) - The 18th session of the Human Rights Council UPR working group on February 7 approved the Vietnam National Report 48 hours after it was presented and examined in Geneva.

Vietnam to join UN Human Rights Council's UPR

(VOV) - A Vietnamese delegation led by Deputy Foreign Minister Ha Kim Ngoc will participate in the second cycle of the Universal Periodical Review (UPR) of the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva, Switzerland from February 2-9.

Seminar reviews national report on UPR

Seminar reviews national report on UPR

(VOV) - A seminar on the second cycle of the UN Human Rights Council’s Universal Periodic Review (UPR), examining Vietnam’s national report, was held in Hanoi on August 6.

Vietnam affirms its commitment to human rights

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) on July 23 launched a US$1.2 million project to improve the to human rights situation.

Human rights progress in Russia and Cuba

Human rights progress in Russia and Cuba

(VOV) - Vietnam highly appreciates Russia and Cuba’s human rights improvements and positive contributions to the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) process.

Vietnam proactive in UNHRC activities

Vietnam proactive in UNHRC activities

(VOV) - Vietnam has actively participated in activities of the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) to run for a non-permanent seat in the council for the 2014-2016 tenure.