Vietnam works to ensure people’s enjoyment of human rights Politics

Vietnam works to ensure people’s enjoyment of human rights

Vietnam has been doing its utmost to ensure the full enjoyment of human rights and freedoms for its population, Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Quoc Cuong affirmed when addressing the high level segment of the 28th session of the Human Rights Council in Geneva, Switzerland on March 3.
ASEAN renews commitment to human rights promotion World

ASEAN renews commitment to human rights promotion

ASEAN has renewed its commitment to protecting and promoting human rights at the 27th session of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC), which commenced in Geneva, Switzerland, on September 8.
Vietnam active at UN human rights meeting Politics

Vietnam active at UN human rights meeting

Vietnam made substantive contributions to the newly-concluded 26th session of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) in Geneva, Switzerland, affirming the country’s resolve to promote human rights.
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Vietnam supports over 80 pct of human rights recommendations

Vietnam has supported 80,17 percent of the totally 227 recommendations it received during the 18th session of the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) Working Group in February, which vividly demonstrated the country’s serious forwardness, openness and determination in promotion and protection of human rights.
Vietnam to better ensure citizens’ freedoms: ambassador Politics

Vietnam to better ensure citizens’ freedoms: ambassador

Vietnam will continue in its efforts to protect and promote human rights in general and the rights to freedom of expression and association in particular, Ambassador Pham Quoc Tru, deputy head of the Vietnam’s Mission to the United Nations (UN), has said.
US Congressman hails Vietnam’s human rights record Politics

US Congressman hails Vietnam’s human rights record

Congressman Eni Falemavaega of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs has released a statement commending Vietnam’s Universal Periodic Review (UPR) report which was approved by the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva on February 8.
Vietnam announces human rights review results Politics

Vietnam announces human rights review results

The Foreign Ministry and the United Nations Development Programme in Vietnam held a conference on April 2 in Hanoi to announce the results of the country’s Universal Periodic Review (UPR) on human rights in the second cycle.
US’s evaluations on human rights in Vietnam inaccurate Politics

US’s evaluations on human rights in Vietnam inaccurate

Some assessments about Vietnam in the US Department of State’s 2013 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices are based on inaccurate information and do not reflect the real situation in Vietnam, said Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Le Hai Binh on February 28.
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VN commits to promoting human rights: Deputy FM

Facilitating people’s more proactive and efficient participation in the policy-making and policy-execution processes forms part of the Government’s strong commitment to promoting human rights to the international community, Deputy Foreign Minister Ha Kim Ngoc has said.
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Vietnam’s human rights report attracts attention

Vietnam’s national report has provided diverse and full information on the country’s human rights situation, reflecting its seriousness in observing the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) mechanism, said the country’s representative.