Towards a Free Media in Vietnam

(International Human Rights Organizations) In marking World Press Freedom Day, join bloggers from Vietnam and other experts working to expand freedom of expression for a discussion on the challenges and opportunities in promoting a free media in Vietnam.



Trans-Pacific Partnership Must Safeguard Human Rights

(Jared Genser) For the Obama administration, the Trans-Pacific Partnership is a high-profile opportunity to (...) (16/04/2014)

 

Viet Nam: Prisoners of conscience released but dozens remain jailed

(Amnesty International) The early release in Viet Nam of several prisoners of conscience is welcome, but serves to (...) (14/04/2014)

 

Vietnamese Dissident Arrives in US after Early Release from Prison

(VOA) HANOI — One of Vietnam’s best known dissidents, a rights lawyer and son of a revolutionary poet, (...) (12/04/2014)


Vietnam Today

Vietnam Today

The Paris Bar writes to Hanoi PM about human rights lawyer Le Quoc Quan

(Pierre-Olivier Sur) - Mr. Prime Minister, I would like to inform you of the immense disappointment regarding the decision of the Hanoi Court of Appeal made on February 18, confirming the sentence of thirty months of imprisonment imposed upon our colleague Mr. Le Quoc (...)


Press Releases

Press Releases

Group of human rights organizations hosts Vietnam UPR side event at the Palais des Nations

(International Human Rights Organizations ) - GENEVA - In advance of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam’s Universal Periodic Review, a group of Vietnamese and international human rights organizations will host a side event on February 4, 2014 at the Palais Des Nations to shine a spotlight on the most egregious human rights abuses in Vietnam (...)


Articles & Speeches

Articles & Speeches

A Referendum on Vietnam’s Constitution or the Communist Party?

(Viet Tan) - The Vietnamese Communist Party has a lot riding on its project to renew the country’s constitution. Beset by political and economic stagnation, the communist leadership launched a constitution revision process in January 2013 as a means to shore up popular support and increase the state’s (...)


Guest Forum

Guest Forum

Why there is no democracy and human rights in Vietnam?

(Dang Xuong Hung) - Distinguished Guests and Members of UN Watch, My name is Dang Xuong Hung. I am the ex consulate of Vietnam in Geneva (2008-2012), the ex Deputy Director in the Foreign Affairs Ministry of Vietnam who has denounced the Vietnamese Communist Party and its government from 18th October 2013. My (...)


Viet Tan in the News

Viet Tan in the News

Defending freedom of information in Vietnam at the UN

(Reporters Without Borders) - Reporters Without Borders participated in a series of meetings and conferences on Vietnam on 3 and 4 February ahead of Vietnam’s Universal Periodic Review (an examination of its human rights performance) by the United Nations Human Rights Council in (...)


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