Society

Project helps improve life of ethnic women in Quang Nam

Ethnic minority women in the central province of Quang Nam are enjoying a better life thanks to a project co-funded by the Luxembourg Government and the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO).
Vietnam broadens partnership in heritage preservation Culture - Sports

Vietnam broadens partnership in heritage preservation

Vietnam has proactively expanded its cooperation with other countries and international organisations in preserving and upholding values of UNESCO-recognised heritage pieces, a representative of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) has said.
Vietnam makes case for AO victims at legal congress Society

Vietnam makes case for AO victims at legal congress

Vietnamese representatives are joining nearly 1,000 lawyers and legal activists from all over the world at the ongoing 18th Congress of the International Association of Democratic Lawyers (IADL) in Brussels, Belgium .
Politics

Royal documents affirm Vietnam’s sovereignty

World recognition is being sought for a vast archive of administrative documents, many of them signed by the Nguyen kings from 1802 to 1945. Some of them record Vietnam's ownership of islands in the East Sea.
World

ASEAN, UNESCO sign framework cooperation agreement

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) signed a framework agreement for cooperation at UNESCO’s headquarters in Paris on December 17.
Culture - Sports

Cham towers receive due attention

The G Cham tower group, one of the eight tower groups within the UNESCO-recognised relic site in Duy Xuyen district, the central province of Quang Nam, has been upgraded over the past decade.
World

Cambodia dedicated to preserving Angkor Temple

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen has called on domestic and foreign experts to continue their support for the protection and preservation of the world heritage site of Angkor Wat Temple.
Culture - Sports

UNESCO honours Vietnamese poet Nguyen Du

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) has adopted a resolution honouring Vietnamese poet Nguyen Du and other world famous people at its ongoing 37th General Assembly in Paris.
Politics

Vietnam vows to stand behind UNESCO’s reforms

Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Thanh Son has stated that Vietnam will continue backing reform efforts carried out by UNESCO Director General Irina Bokava to enhance the organisation’s status and role.