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Monday, January 30, 2023
Tags: UNHRC
Vietnam prioritizes upholding international commitments to human rights: UN Resident Coordinator Vietnam prioritizes upholding international commitments to human rights: UN Resident Coordinator
Among Vietnam’s pledges as part of its election to the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC), it is encouraging that the country prioritized upholding its commitments and obligations under the international human rights treaties, of which Vietnam has ratified seven out of nine, according to UN Resident Coordinator in Vietnam Pauline Tamesis.
US Assistant Secretary of State congratulates Vietnam on election to UNHRC US Assistant Secretary of State congratulates Vietnam on election to UNHRC
Visiting US Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs Daniel Kritenbrink congratulated Vietnam on its election to the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) for the 2023 – 2025 tenure, at a meeting with Vietnamese journalists in Hanoi on October 12.
Vietnam elected to UN Human Rights Council Vietnam elected to UN Human Rights Council
Vietnam was elected to the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) for the 2023-2025 tenure on October 11 at the 77th session of the UN General Assembly in New York.
Vietnam makes active contributions to UNHRCs 51st session Vietnam makes active contributions to UNHRC’s 51st session
Ambassador Le Thi Tuyet Mai, Permanent Representative of Vietnam to the United Nations (UN), the World Trade Organisation and other international organisations in Geneva, made active contributions to the 51st session of the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) which wrapped up on October 7 after four weeks of working.
Russian expert commends Vietnams human rights achievements Russian expert commends Vietnam’s human rights achievements
Grigory Trofimchuk, Chairman of the Council of Experts of the Eurasian Research Fund, has lauded Vietnam’s achievements in developing and ensuring human rights in 35 years of Doi Moi (Reform).
Vietnam rejects some intl organisations prejudices on human rights situation Vietnam rejects some int’l organisations’ prejudices on human rights situation
Vietnam’s consistent policy is to protect and promote the basic rights of people, Spokeswoman of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Le Thi Thu Hang said during the ministry’s regular press conference on September 22.
UN Human Rights Council adopts Vietnam-initiated resolution on human rights climate change UN Human Rights Council adopts Vietnam-initiated resolution on human rights, climate change
A resolution on human rights and climate change drafted by Vietnam in coordination with Bangladesh and the Philippines has been adopted at the 50th regular session of the United Nations Human Rights Council.
UNHRC adopts Vietnam-proposed resolution on climate change human rights UNHRC adopts Vietnam-proposed resolution on climate change, human rights
The United Nations Human Rights Council on July 14 wrapped up its 47th session in Geneva, Switzerland, with 27 resolutions adopted, including one regarding climate change and human rights, which was initiated and compiled by Vietnam together with Bangladesh and the Philippines, focusing on vulnerable groups, especially the disabled and the elderly.
Vietnams third-cycle UPR national report released Vietnam’s third-cycle UPR national report released
Vietnam has implemented 175 out of the 182 recommendations by the UN Human Rights Council’s (UNHRC) second-cycle Universal Periodic Review (UPR) which it accepted in June 2014, heard a seminar in Hanoi on December 3.
Guarantee of human rights under the new Penal Code Guarantee of human rights under the new Penal Code
Under the recent universal periodic review, the United Nations Human Rights Council has appreciated the achievements recorded by Vietnam in realizing its commitments on human rights. It has also made hundreds of recommendations for Vietnam to better protect and guarantee human rights, 182 of which are accepted by the country. In criminal justice, 17 recommendations of the UNHRC are directly related to the formulation and revision of the 2015 Penal Code.

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