Vietnam’s Election to the UNHRC - Great Responsibility yet Important Opportunity
14:57 | 11/12/2022
Vietnam’s election to the UNHRC for the period 2023-2025 presents a great responsibility but also an important opportunity to redouble efforts in protecting and promoting economic, social, cultural, civil and political rights in line with international human rights standards.
Vietnam News Today (Dec. 11): PM Chinh’s Visit to Take Vietnam-Netherlands Ties to New Heights
09:20 | 11/12/2022
Vietnam News Today (Dec. 11): Vietnam logs 408 new Covid-19 cases on December 10; PM Chinh’s visit to take Vietnam-Netherlands ties to new heights; Vietnam prioritises upholding international commitments to human rights; Ho Chi Minh City sets growth target of 7.5-8% for 2023.
'I am Sure Vietnam will Continue to Share Values Relating to the Rights of Women and Children'
07:43 | 14/11/2022
“For Vietnam, the advantages greatly outweigh the disadvantages especially as they relate to women and children… Vietnam has much to share and I am hoping that they continue to focus on the rights of women and children,” said Rad Kivette - CEO of VinaCapital Foundation, in an interview with VietnamTimes.
Vietnam News Today (Oct. 13): Vietnam Blockchain Summit 2022 to Take Place on October 19-20
06:00 | 13/10/2022
Vietnam News Today (Oct. 13): Vietnam, Bangladesh boost co-operation to contribute to UNHRC; Vietnam to make active contributions to CICA: Ambassador; Vietnam strives to contribute to common values of human rights; Vietnam Blockchain Summit 2022 to take place on October 19-20.
Vietnam Gains Int’l Trust Thanks to Responsible Contributions: Researcher
06:48 | 10/10/2022
Vietnam has gained a position and reputation in the international arena thanks to its contributions to the international community.
Vietnam News Today (Oct. 7): Vietnamese Achievements in Ensuring Human Rights Undeniable
05:51 | 07/10/2022
Vietnam News Today (Oct. 7): 1,130 new Covid-19 cases recorded on October 6; Vietnamese achievements in ensuring human rights undeniable; E-retailing to grow 20% this year; Phu Quoc voted among top 10 best islands in Asia.
Vietnam News Today (Sep. 23): Vietnam - 'Rising Star' in Startup Investment
08:22 | 23/09/2022
Vietnam News Today (Sep. 23): Over 1,900 new Covid-19 cases logged on September 22; Vietnam rejects false claims from international human rights organizations; Vietnam: 'rising star' in startup investment; Vietnamese universities, foreign partners co-launch over 400 training courses.
UN Women Hails Vietnam’s Efforts in Developing Draft Law for Gender Transformation
10:24 | 28/08/2022
The event offers an opportunity for transgender people and their families to share their experiences and difficulties in the daily life, while making recommendations for the draft law regarding transgender rights.
Vietnam's Commitment to Human Rights in Responding to Climate Change
17:08 | 31/07/2022
Vietnam has paid special attention to ensuring human rights during climate change response.
Vietnam Promotes Rights of Persons with Disabilities: Minister Counsellor
14:24 | 17/06/2022
Vietnam has always attached importance to promoting and protecting the rights and interests of persons with disabilities in the principles of equality and non-discrimination.
Vietnam's Impressive Multilateral Diplomacy in Human Rights
14:32 | 10/02/2022
2021 is a dynamic year for Vietnam at multilateral forums on human rights.
Vietnam's Achievements in Human Rights Diplomacy
08:39 | 15/01/2022
In 2021, Vietnam's diplomacy in human rights earned outstanding achievements
Responding to Gender-Based Violence - Urgent Action to Protect Human Rights
08:02 | 14/12/2021
62.9% of Vietnamese women experienced at least one or more types of violence in their lifetime by their husbands. If we consider the tangible losses (direct costs and lost jobs) and the intangible ones (loss of labor productivity), it is costing Vietnam’s national economy the equivalent of 1.8% of GDP, equivalent to VND 100,000 billion.
UN to Further Support Vietnam in Human Rights Issues
12:33 | 11/12/2021
The United Nations will continue to support Vietnam in human rights issues in the time ahead, Acting UN Resident Coordinator in Vietnam Rana Flowers has affirmed.
Part 2: Recognizing, Respecting, Protecting and Ensuring Human Rights - From Commitment to Action
03:08 | 10/12/2021
Vietnam's Government has decided to run for the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) for the term 2023-2025 with the desire to make a more active, responsible and effective contribution to the joint effort to promote and protect human rights. Vietnam has been unanimously supported by the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) as the Association's only candidate for this position.
Part 1: Humanity- The Center Of Every Policy In Vietnam
08:02 | 09/12/2021
Protecting and promoting human rights is the consistent policy of Vietnam. This policy is reflected throughout the Constitution, laws and socio-economic development strategies and plans as well as the respect and implementation of international obligations and commitments in the field of human rights. Among them, there are recommendations under the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) Mechanism that Vietnam has accepted at the third cycle in 2019.
Vietnam Prioritizes Human Rights in Addressing Climate Change
16:17 | 06/12/2021
The Vietnamese government has been making efforts to respond to natural disasters. This activity continues to affirm Vietnam's policy in ensuring the rights of people, especially vulnerable groups in society.
Protecting Human Rights During Pandemic - Lessons Learned from Canada, Indonesia
11:00 | 06/12/2021
Given the direct and indirect impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic on human rights, the Canadian and Indonesian governments have made timely responses to ensure citizens’ rights based on the country’s socio-economy, international commitments and respect for human rights values. The solutions are practical lessons Vietnam can draw on to better control its pandemic
Poverty Reduction to Ensure Human Rights in Vietnam
07:57 | 02/12/2021
Over the past 30 years, Vietnam has become a successful model in the world in poverty reduction, and is one of the 30 countries applying a multidimensional approach to poverty reduction, a bright spot in ensuring human rights in Vietnam.
Agencies Fight Against Human Trafficking to Ensure Human Rights
10:33 | 01/12/2021
Though having to focus on dealing with the pandemic, the Party, National Assembly, Government, ministries, and localities of Vietnam still prioritize the prevention and combat of human trafficking to ensure security, social order, national safety, and the peaceful and happy life of the people. Vietnam's efforts and commitments in the prevention and combat of human trafficking have been internationally recognized and appreciated.
Vietnam Hopes for Stronger Comprehensive Partnership with US: PM
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has stressed that Vietnam wants to promote its comprehensive partnership with the US in a practical, effective, equal and mutually-beneficial manner.
12:44 | 24/03/2023
Amendment of the Law on Social Insurance to Increase Rights and Benefits for Employees
12:02 | 24/03/2023
United Nations Awards Vietnamese Peacekeepers
10:29 | 24/03/2023
World Bank Suggests Effective Framework for Vietnamese Banks
10:20 | 24/03/2023
Vietnam's Forex Market Shows Resilience amid Global Economic Uncertainty
09:37 | 24/03/2023
Vietnam-Italy Ties: Solid Foundation Built from Small Bricks
08:23 | 24/03/2023