Vietnamese culture shines in US Culture - Sports

Vietnamese culture shines in US

A “Vietnamese Cultural Night” gala featuring traditional art performances and fashion shows was held on August 12 at the New-York Historical Society Museum and Library Archive (NYHS) in New York.
Vietnam contributes to increasing ECOSOC’s role Politics

Vietnam contributes to increasing ECOSOC’s role

Ambassador Nguyen Phuong Nga, Head of the Vietnam Mission to the UN, has affirmed that Vietnam will positively contribute to intensifying the role of the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) in implementing sustainable development goals (SDGs).
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ASEAN vows to protect children during armed conflict

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) remains strong commitments to addressing issues that children are facing, especially in conflict situations, said Ambassador Nguyen Phuong Nga, Permanent Representative of Vietnam to the United Nations.
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International Day of VESAK celebrated in US

Ambassador Nguyen Phuong Nga, Permanent Representative of Vietnam to the United Nations (UN) highlighted noble teachings and universal message of love for mankind, of living together in peace, harmony, non-violence and tolerance of Lord Buddha at the recent celebration of International Day of VESAK in New York.
Vietnam pledges to push for nuclear weapons free zones Society

Vietnam pledges to push for nuclear weapons free zones

Vietnam’s Permanent Representative to the UN has asserted the country’s willingness to work closely with other states parties and signatories to strengthen nuclear weapons free zones as well as to foster cooperation among such regions, in joint efforts for the ultimate objective of a world free of nuclear weapons.
Ambassador: ASEAN commits to eliminating sexual violence ASEAN

Ambassador: ASEAN commits to eliminating sexual violence

ASEAN is committed to joining efforts to ensure the elimination of sexual violence and enhance the role of women in peace processes and international and regional security, Ambassador Nguyen Phuong Nga, Permanent Representative of Vietnam to the United Nations, has said.
ASEAN calls for child protection in conflict zones ASEAN

ASEAN calls for child protection in conflict zones

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) called on the United Nations (UN) and international organisations to intensify efforts to protect children during armed conflict at a UN Security Council’s open debate in New York on March 25.
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New Year celebrations for overseas Vietnamese

A crowd of overseas Vietnamese in the US’s New York City on February 7 (local time) were brought together to celebrate the upcoming traditional Lunar New Year (Tet), the most important holiday in Vietnam.
Vietnam aims for deeper involvement in 2015 UN agenda Politics

Vietnam aims for deeper involvement in 2015 UN agenda

Vietnam will continue to deepen its involvement in the 2015 United Nations agenda for global peace, sustainable development, and dealing with world challenges, Ambassador Nguyen Phuong Nga told Vietnam News Agency in New York on January 14.
UN Secretary General hails Vietnam’s achievements Politics

UN Secretary General hails Vietnam’s achievements

Secretary General of the United Nations (UN) Ban Ki-moon spoke highly of Vietnam’s comprehensive development achievements at a meeting with Ambassador Nguyen Phuong Nga, Permanent Representative of Vietnam to the UN, in New York on November 5.
ASEAN values UN operational activities for development World

ASEAN values UN operational activities for development

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) appreciates the importance of the United Nations (UN) operational activities for development and believes that strengthening development cooperation is instrumental to consolidating and enhancing the mutually reinforcing pillars of the work of the UN.
Vietnam active in global peace keeping Politics

Vietnam active in global peace keeping

Vietnam’s participation in the UN peace-keeping missions since last June demonstrates the country’s serious and long-term commitment to contribute more to the maintenance of international peace and security.
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ASEAN vows to promote women’s rights

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) commits to working closely with the international community to safeguard the rights and promote the role of women, said Ambassador Nguyen Phuong Nga, Vietnamese Permanent Representative to the United Nations.
Vietnam pledges to promote gender equality Society

Vietnam pledges to promote gender equality

Vietnam commits to doubling its efforts, along with international cooperation, to create equal opportunities for women to get involved in political, social, and economic activities.