Book on movement against war in Vietnam debuted Society

Book on movement against war in Vietnam debuted

A book entitled “Waging peace in Vietnam” that reflects the mass objection against the war by the US in Vietnam between 1968 and 1972 made its first public appearance in Ho Chi Minh City on September 20.
Workshop looks to boost support for vulnerable groups Society

Workshop looks to boost support for vulnerable groups

An international workshop was opened by the Vietnam Peace and Development Foundation and Germany’s Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung in Hanoi on October 23 to encourage the further involvement from society to support vulnerable groups.
Mass organisations oppose use of force in Gaza Politics

Mass organisations oppose use of force in Gaza

Four mass organisations of Vietnam have voiced their opposition to the use of force against civilians in the Gaza Strip, and urged the parties concerned to immediately end it and hold negotiations for a solution to the conflict.
Society

Peace organisations oppose China’s act

The Peace Committee and the Peace and Development Foundation of Ho Chi Minh City on May 14 strongly raised their voices against China for its illegal positioning an oil rig in Vietnam’s continental shelf and exclusive economic zone.
France honours former Vietnamese ambassador Society

France honours former Vietnamese ambassador

France has conferred the second-class Legion of Honour Order on former Vietnamese Ambassador to France Trinh Ngoc Thai for his significant contributions to raising mutual understanding between the two countries.
Politics

Da Nang hosts NGO roundtable on millennium goals

A round-table for Asian non-governmental organisations (NGOs) to contribute suggestions to the implementation of the UN Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) opened in the central city of Da Nang on April 23.