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Bringing skills of Vietnam to United Nations Human Rights Council discourseicon
POLITICS03/03/20210

Bringing skills of Vietnam to United Nations Human Rights Council discourse

Vietnam will run for the United Nations Human Rights Council for the 2023-2025 term to spur human rights in the international arena.

 
Prisoners at work: The stepping stone of remuneration and reintegration into the communityicon

Prisoners at work: The stepping stone of remuneration and reintegration into the community

SOCIETY
30/12/2020

The implementation of regimes and policies for inmates to serve imprisonment sentences in prisons has always been the target of hostile forces and opposers aiming to abuse and distort Vietnam in violation of democracy and human rights.

"Listen to children with your heart; protect them with your action"icon

"Listen to children with your heart; protect them with your action"

SOCIETY
30/12/2020

Vietnam's strong political commitments as well as strong leadership in the realization of children's rights have helped improve the lives of millions of children.

Efforts of the whole socio-political system to "Leaving no one behind"icon

Efforts of the whole socio-political system to "Leaving no one behind"

SOCIETY
29/12/2020

For any political regime, social security in general, social insurance and health insurance policies in particular are also considered an important foundation for a country’s economic development and socio-political stability.

Human rights viewed from illegal sales of personal informationicon

Human rights viewed from illegal sales of personal information

SOCIETY
29/12/2020

Illegally holding, trading, or transferring personal information of another person without authorization is infringement of privacy - one of the fundamental rights of human rights.

Vietnam listed among countries with high Human Development Index for the first timeicon

Vietnam listed among countries with high Human Development Index for the first time

SOCIETY
29/12/2020

Human rights or human development is a central issue in the development process in Vietnam. 

Building a specialized monitoring agency to increase effectiveness in ensuring the rights of ethnic minoritiesicon

Building a specialized monitoring agency to increase effectiveness in ensuring the rights of ethnic minorities

SOCIETY
28/12/2020

It is necessary to have a specialized monitoring agency to ensure the rights of ethnic minorities. 

Achievements in ensuring human rights, the premise for Vietnam’s positions at international forumsicon

Achievements in ensuring human rights, the premise for Vietnam’s positions at international forums

SOCIETY
28/12/2020

The outstanding results in the international arena, with the most typical one is being elected as the Non-Permanent Member of the United Nations Security Council, have confirmed the new stature of the Vietnamese State.

Ensuring the rights of ethnic minorities: Comprehensive and multidimensional understanding is neededicon

Ensuring the rights of ethnic minorities: Comprehensive and multidimensional understanding is needed

SOCIETY
28/12/2020

Ensuring the rights of ethnic minorities is not only limited to normal human rights values but also common values of a community as an equal ethnic group in a multi-ethnic country.

Despite difficulties, Vietnam constantly promotes the right to social securityicon

Despite difficulties, Vietnam constantly promotes the right to social security

SOCIETY
28/12/2020

The 2013 Constitution of the State of Vietnam recognizes citizens' rights to social security in Article 34. Accordingly, citizens are ensured in terms of social welfare.

Accepting economic losses, protecting people's lives at all costsicon

Accepting economic losses, protecting people's lives at all costs

SOCIETY
28/12/2020

On the basis of the humanistic point of view of "not letting anyone behind", by specific actions, ensuring human rights, the campaign against Covid-19 pandemic of Vietnam is an outstanding success, becoming a bright spot in the world.

Ministry of Information and Communications strives to contribute to protecting children's rights in cyberspaceicon

Ministry of Information and Communications strives to contribute to protecting children's rights in cyberspace

SOCIETY
28/12/2020

Building a child protection network in the cyberspace will connect agencies, organizations and businesses together, forming a harmonious process to prevent, detect, intervene and handle acts of child abuse in the Internet environment.

Ensuring the right to access information - an important factor for Vietnam to control Covid-19 epidemicicon

Ensuring the right to access information - an important factor for Vietnam to control Covid-19 epidemic

SOCIETY
27/12/2020

Vietnam has determined that the first principle in the prevention and control of the Covid-19 epidemic is openness, transparency, and no hiding of epidemics and considers this a measure to repel the epidemic.

Vietnam promotes and protects human rights in Covid-19 epidemicicon

Vietnam promotes and protects human rights in Covid-19 epidemic

SOCIETY
27/12/2020

The efforts of the Vietnamese Government during the Covid-19 epidemic is vivid evidence of the responsibility to protect and support vulnerable groups in the realization of human rights according to UPR recommendations.

Law on Support for and Development of Ethnic Minorities and Mountainous Areas should be issuedicon

Law on Support for and Development of Ethnic Minorities and Mountainous Areas should be issued

SOCIETY
27/12/2020

It is necessary to pass the promulgation and implementation of the "Law on Support for and Development of Ethnic Minorities and Mountainous Areas" 

Human rights considerations: Dialogue and cooperation are the only effective wayicon

Human rights considerations: Dialogue and cooperation are the only effective way

SOCIETY
27/12/2020

Vietnam does not support resolutions on human rights in a particular country but believes that dialogue and cooperation are an effective way to consider human rights issues, not criticize each other or pressuring, politicizing human rights.

Resolution No. 28-NQ/TW: A progressive resolution promoting the right to social securityicon

Resolution No. 28-NQ/TW: A progressive resolution promoting the right to social security

SOCIETY
27/12/2020

Resolution No. 28-NQ/TW, issued on May 23, 2018 of the Party Central Committee, is considered to have the contents of reforming the social insurance policy progressively, 

Vietnam - a responsible member of international human rights conventionsicon

Vietnam - a responsible member of international human rights conventions

SOCIETY
27/12/2020

Through international cooperation activities on human rights, Vietnam has played an increasingly important role and actively contributed to the building of common values of human rights in the region and the world.