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Monday, January 30, 2023
Tags: United Nations General Assembly
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.
Forty-five years of Vietnam-UN ties: reliable partnership for peace cooperation development Forty-five years of Vietnam-UN ties: reliable partnership for peace, cooperation, development
On the occasion of the 45th anniversary of Vietnam’s United Nations (UN) membership, Minister of Foreign Affairs Bui Thanh Son wrote an article entitled “45 years of Vietnam-UN relationship: reliable partnership for peace, cooperation and development”.
Deputy PM highlights significance of intl solidarity cooperation at UN session Deputy PM highlights significance of int'l solidarity, cooperation at UN session
The strengthening of international solidarity and cooperation is key to addressing interlocking global challenges, affirmed Permanent Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh while addressing the general debate of the 77th Session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York on September 24.
UN General Assembly passes pandemic response resolution co-introduced by Vietnam UN General Assembly passes pandemic response resolution co-introduced by Vietnam
The United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) on September 2 adopted a resolution on the organization of a “High-level meeting on pandemic prevention, preparedness and response”.
Securing the right to freedom from arbitrary arrest and detention under Vietnamese criminal procedure law Securing the right to freedom from arbitrary arrest and detention under Vietnamese criminal procedure law
As recommended by the International Human Rights Committee, member states should clearly specify the time limit for temporary holding in custody or detention of persons arrested in criminal proceedings. At the same time, when exercising the right to detain or arrest people for custody or temporary detention as preventive measures, competent agencies must secure the rights of the accused and defendants in accordance with law, including the right to have access to legal aid; right to be informed; and right to obtain court rulings on whether the custody or temporary detention is lawful or unlawful.
People should be the center of regional development: Deputy PM People should be the center of regional development: Deputy PM
Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam on May 23 highlighted a number of focus areas for cooperation between Asia and the Pacific.
Vietnam works hard to reach universal health coverage by 2030 Vietnam works hard to reach universal health coverage by 2030
Vietnam has recorded impressive achievements in health care, and the country is working hard to fulfill the target of universal health coverage by 2030.
Vietnam successfully affirms its position on international legal map Vietnam successfully affirms its position on international legal map
Deputy Foreign Minister Pham Quang Hieu spoke to The gioi & Viet Nam (The World and Viet Nam Report) online newspaper about Vietnam’s active participation in the field of international law and the strategy of raising the country's voice in this field, contributing to improving national prestige and position.
President applauds establishment of global health security financial intermediary fund President applauds establishment of global health security financial intermediary fund
Vietnamese President Nguyen Xuan Phuc hailed the decision to establish a global health security financial intermediary fund initially worth USD 10 billion  this year to ensure resources for the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic while addressing the Global COVID-19 Summit hosted by US President Joe Biden in New York on September 22 (local time).
PM delivers message on International Day of Epidemic Preparedness PM delivers message on International Day of Epidemic Preparedness
The United Nations General Assembly approved Vietnam’s initiative with a resolution proclaiming December 27 as the International Day of Epidemic Preparedness. Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc delivered a message on the Day (December 27,2020).

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