IPU committee adopts resolution on int’l law Politics

IPU committee adopts resolution on int’l law

The Standing Committee on Democracy and Human Rights of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) adopted the resolution on international law as it relates to national sovereignty, non-intervention in the internal affairs of States and human rights.
Lawmakers approve Vietnam’s proposals for IPU-132 Politics

Lawmakers approve Vietnam’s proposals for IPU-132

The 131st Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU-131) held in Geneva, Switzerland, approved Vietnam’s proposal on the main topic for IPU-132, which it is hosting in 2015, with a focus on the role of parliament and the implementation of the post-2015 sustainable development agenda.
Vietnam congratulates new IPU President Politics

Vietnam congratulates new IPU President

National Assembly Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong on October 16 congratulated Bangladeshi parliamentarian Saber Chowdhury on his election as President of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU).
Vietnam calls on IPU to promote gender equality Society

Vietnam calls on IPU to promote gender equality

National Assembly Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong said she hoped the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) would enhance its role in promoting gender equality as part of the post-2015 sustainable development targets.
Vietnamese delegation active at IPU-131 Politics

Vietnamese delegation active at IPU-131

A Vietnamese National Assembly (NA) delegation led by Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong attended the first plenary session of the 131st Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Assembly in Geneva, Switzerland on October 13.