TAGs: UN

Make all-out efforts to ensure the right to development for every Vietnamese

23/09/2016 13:42

In his address to the high-level of the United Nations General Assembly to commemorate the 30th Anniversary of the Declaration on the right to development  on 22nd September, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Binh Minh underlined the great efforts Vietnam were making to creat an enabling enviroment for the most vulnerable groups and ensure equal development opportunities for all Vietnamese. 

Vietnamese police officers attend training course on UNCAT in Netherlands

02/10/2018 15:40

PSNews – The opening ceremony of a training course for Vietnamese officials regarding the implementation of the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (commonly known as the United Nations Convention against Torture (UNCAT)) held on October 1, at the Clingendael Diplomatic Academy of the Netherlands, according to Vietnamese Embassy in the Netherlands.

Vietnam active at United Nations’ forums

11/08/2018 16:46

The Vietnamese Ambassador to the United Nations Dang Dinh Quy has written about Vietnam’s contributions to the United Nations’ forums on the occasion of the 30th Diplomatic Conference scheduled to be held in Hanoi from August 12-17. 

Vietnam attends UN Human Rights Council’s 38th session

19/06/2018 09:30

Vietnam, together with Bangladesh and the Philippines, will deliver a draft solution on women’s rights amidst climate change at the 38th session of the United Nations Human Rights Council that opened in Geneva, Switzerland on June 18.

UN Secretary-General hails Vietnam’s commitment to realising SDGs

13/06/2018 20:12

The United Nations (UN) values Vietnam’s strong commitment to realising sustainable development goals (SDGs), adapting to climate change, protecting the environment and engaging more strongly in UN’s peacekeeping activities, said UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres. 

Vietnam protests use of force in Gaza Strip

19/05/2018 16:24

Vietnamese Ambassador Duong Chi Dung, head of the Vietnam Permanent Mission to the UN, the WTO and other international organisations in Geneva, has stressed that Vietnam protests the use of force in the Gaza Strip. 

Nhiều nữ nhân viên Liên hợp quốc "tố" bị quấy rối tình dục

29/01/2018 11:17

Tờ Guardian (Anh) đưa tin, vấn nạn quấy rối, tấn công tình dục đang diễn ra tại nhiều văn phòng làm việc của Liên hợp quốc (UN) trên khắp thế giới. Hàng chục nhân viên của UN hiện đang làm việc hoặc đã nghỉ hưu nói rằng, có một "nền văn hoá im lặng" tồn tại khi nạn nhân không muốn lên tiếng tố cáo những vụ việc vi phạm vì nhiều lý do khác nhau.

UN commits to supporting Vietnam in peacekeeping activities

15/10/2017 10:50

Deputy Defence Minister Nguyen Chi Vinh had meeting with UN Deputy Secretary General and Head of the Department of Peacekeeping Operation (DPKO) Jean-Pierre Lacroix and Director of the UN Mine Action Service (UNMAS) Agnes Marcaillou in New York, on October 13.

UNESCO selects France's Azoulay as new chief

14/10/2017 12:26

The United Nations’ cultural agency selected former French culture minister Audrey Azoulay as its new chief on Friday, handing her the keys to revive UNESCO’s fortunes after the United States pulled out.