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39th session of UN Human Rights Council opens

Politics

39th session of UN Human Rights Council opens

The 39th session of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) opened in Geneva, Switzerland, on September 10, attended by representatives of 47 member countries, more than 100 observer states and international and non-governmental organisations.

 G21 emphasises need for nuclear disarmament

World

G21 emphasises need for nuclear disarmament

Nuclear non-proliferation and disarmament is essential to the world’s peace and security, and the total elimination of nuclear weapons is the only guarantee for countries not to be threatened with or attacked by nuclear weapons.

Association of Vietnamese experts in Switzerland set up

Society

Association of Vietnamese experts in Switzerland set up

The executive board of the Association of Vietnamese Intellectuals and Experts in Switzerland (AVIES) debuted on June 2 at the headquarters of Vietnam’s Permanent Mission to the UN, WTO and other international organisations in Geneva, Switzerland.

Vietnam protests use of force in Gaza Strip

Politics

Vietnam protests use of force in Gaza Strip

Vietnamese Ambassador Duong Chi Dung, head of the Vietnam Permanent Mission to the UN, the WTO and other international organisations in Geneva, has stressed that Vietnam protests the use of force in the Gaza Strip.

VN Permanent Mission to UN extends Bunpimay greetings to Laos

Society

VN Permanent Mission to UN extends Bunpimay greetings to Laos

Ambassador Duong Chi Dung, head of Vietnam's Permanent Mission to the UN, WTO and other international organisations in Geneva, Switzerland, on April 11 led a delegation to visit and extend greetings to their Lao counterparts on Bunpimay Festival, the traditional New Year of Laos.

NA Chairwoman arrives in Geneva for attendance at IPU-138

Politics

NA Chairwoman arrives in Geneva for attendance at IPU-138

National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan and a high-ranking delegation of Vietnam arrived in Geneva international airport on March 24 morning (local time) to attend the 138th Inter-Parliamentary Union Assembly (IPU-138) and related meetings from March 24-25 at the invitation of IPU President Gabriela Cuevas Barron.

ICT role in promoting economic, cultural, social rights discussed in Geneva

Politics

ICT role in promoting economic, cultural, social rights discussed in Geneva

The Vietnamese permanent mission to the UN, WTO and other international organisations in Geneva on February 27 held a seminar on the role of information and communication technology (ICT) in promoting economic, cultural and social rights, and reducing inequality, on the sidelines of the 37th session of the UN Human Rights Council.