Vietnam co-chairs 15th meeting of Experts' Working Group on Peacekeeping Operations Politics

Vietnam co-chairs 15th meeting of Experts' Working Group on Peacekeeping Operations

The 15th Meeting of the Experts' Working Group on Peacekeeping Operations (EWG PKO) Cycle 4 for the 2021-2023 period, within the framework of the ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting Plus (ADMM-Plus), took place on December 3 via videoconference under the co-chair of Colonel Mac Duc Trong, head of Vietnam EWG PKO and Matsuzawa Tomoko , head of Japan EWG PKO.
Vietnam appeals for promoting talks, trust building in Syria World

Vietnam appeals for promoting talks, trust building in Syria

The Deputy Permanent Representative of Vietnam to the United Nations, Nguyen Phuong Tra, has underscored the necessity for promoting negotiation and trust building efforts among relevant parties in Syria, with active assistance from the international community.
Vietnam backs UN peacekeeping and UNPOL operations World

Vietnam backs UN peacekeeping and UNPOL operations

Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy, Vietnam's Permanent Representative to the United Nations, has affirmed peacekeeping continues to be an important tool to maintain international peace and security, and the UN police (UNPOL) have well done their assigned tasks and closely coordinated with military and civil units of the mission amidst escalating challenges.
Vietnam’s military unit joins UN peacekeeping activities Politics

Vietnam’s military unit joins UN peacekeeping activities

Deputy Defence Minister Hoang Xuan Chien, who is also head of the Ministry of National Defence's steering committee for the participation in UN peacekeeping operations, has recently inspected how members of military engineer unit No. 1 were preparing for UN peacekeeping mission in South Sudan.
Vietnam highlights women’s role in peacekeeping, peacebuilding World

Vietnam highlights women’s role in peacekeeping, peacebuilding

A Vietnamese diplomat has highlighted the role of women in peacekeeping and peacebuilding and underscored the need to enhance the participation of women in all political, social and economic aspects during a meeting of the UN Security Council on October 21.
President commends contributors to UN peacekeeping mission Politics

President commends contributors to UN peacekeeping mission

President Nguyen Xuan Phuc, Chairman of the National Council of National Defence-Security, attended a ceremony in Hanoi on October 18 to honour individuals and organisations who made outstanding contributions to the United Nations peacekeeping missions.
Vietnam always pay attention to gender equality issues: senior official Society

Vietnam always pay attention to gender equality issues: senior official

Vietnam always focuses on gender equality issues, increasing the percentage of female soldiers involving in missions in different branches and other important issues to gradually promote the participation of women in this field, Major General Vu Cuong Quyet, Director of the Institute for Defence Strategy under the Ministry of National Defence said on September 22.
Vietnam’s “blue beret” officers - Messengers of peace Politics

Vietnam’s “blue beret” officers - Messengers of peace

With standout contributions to United Nations’ peacekeeping missions over the past seven years, the Vietnam Centre for Peacekeeping, now the Department of Peacekeeping Operations, has helped improve the profile and role of Vietnam’s military and Vietnam as a whole in the international arena.
Vietnam’s increasing position in international arena Politics

Vietnam’s increasing position in international arena

Over the past 76 years, under the leadership of the Communist Party of Vietnam and the great efforts of the entire people and armed forces, Vietnam has attained a slew of significant and historic achievements, helping improve the country’s prestige and position in the international arena.