(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.
(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.
(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.
(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.
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.
Socio-economic policies need to ensure all basic rights for the people and pay appropriate attention to vulnerable groups, said a Vietnamese representative at the ongoing 25th session of United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva.
(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’s Universal Periodic Review (UPR) Report in the second cycle was reviewed at a session of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHCR) on February 5 in Geneva, Switzerland.
(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.
Vietnam is striving to perfect its laws and policies to foster the rights of disabled people and plans to ratify the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) in 2014.
(VOV) - The United Nations supports Vietnam’s national efforts to ensure, guarantee and promote human rights through the 2012–2016 UN One Plan.
(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.
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.
(VOV) - Vietnam highly appreciates Russia and Cuba’s human rights improvements and positive contributions to the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) process.
(VOV) -The second cycle of the UN Human Rights Council’s Universal Periodic Review (UPR)—the cycle that will examine Vietnam—is scheduled to take place in January 2014.
(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.