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UN Conventions

Hanoi hosts regional human rights workshop

Politics

Hanoi hosts regional human rights workshop

Experience and good practices in preparing national reports on human rights protection and promotion in compliance with United Nations human rights mechanisms and conventions were shared at a two-day regional workshop held in Hanoi by the ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights.

EU, Vietnam discuss ethnic minority rights

Society

EU, Vietnam discuss ethnic minority rights

The Committee for Ethnic Minorities (CEM) and the EU Delegation in Vietnam are co-hosting a workshop on international human rights standards with a focus on ethnic minorities, which opened in the central province of Khanh Hoa on October 23.

Vietnam gives high priority to drug control

Politics

Vietnam gives high priority to drug control

“Fully aware of the challenges posed by drug trafficking, Vietnam gives high priority to drug prevention and control,” said a Vietnamese representative at the UN Security Council’s open debate on drug trafficking in New York on Dec. 8.