Vietnam active at UN discussions on human rights Politics

Vietnam active at UN discussions on human rights

A Vietnamese delegation led by Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy has been active in discussions on social development, the advancement of women, children’s rights, drug control and crime prevention during a meeting of the UN Third Committee which is underway in New York.
Vietnam joins observation of World Bicycle Day in New York Society

Vietnam joins observation of World Bicycle Day in New York

The bicycle has and will continue to play an important role in the life of Vietnamese both in the past, at present and in the future, said a Vietnamese diplomat at the first celebration of World Bicycle Day held by the UN on June 3 in New York.
Vietnam applauds global treaty banning nuclear weapons Politics

Vietnam applauds global treaty banning nuclear weapons

The adoption of the first-ever global treaty to ban nuclear weapons at the recent United Nations conference has great historical, ethical and legal meaning, sending out an important political message reiterating the determination and aspiration of people around the world to eliminate nuclear weapons, a Vietnamese diplomat has said.
Vietnam co-hosts UN seminar on post-2015 development agenda Environment

Vietnam co-hosts UN seminar on post-2015 development agenda

The Permanent Representative Delegations to the United Nations (UN) of Vietnam, Sweden and some other countries together with the UN Sustainable Development Solution Network (UNSDSN) hosted a seminar on the post-2015 development agenda and a new climate change agreement in New York.
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 chairs high-ranking UN dialogue Politics

Vietnam chairs high-ranking UN dialogue

“The changing development landscape: What does it mean for the UN system?” was the theme of a high-ranking dialogue chaired by Vietnamese Ambassador Le Hoai Trung at the UN’s headquarters in New York on February 24.
Society

UN hails Vietnam’s efforts in cooperation programme

The UNDP/UNFPA and UNOPS Executive Board has approved in principle the Common Country Programme Document (CCPDs) for Vietnam in the 2012-2016 period, at its regular meeting in New York from Sept. 6-9, saying the document has been well prepared.
Vietnam joins rescue activities for Pakistani flood victims Politics

Vietnam joins rescue activities for Pakistani flood victims

Vietnam is ready to continue to join the UN and the international community at large in working with the Pakistani people and government to best cope with the disaster, ensuring early recovery and sustainable post-disaster development in the country.