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Sunday, August 14, 2022
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Law on Vietnamese Guest Workers Law on Vietnamese Guest Workers
Coming into force on January 1 this year, the 2020 Law on Vietnamese Guest Workers institutionalizes the 2013 Constitution and the Party’s recent guidelines on the sending of Vietnamese workers abroad as well as deal with emerging problems
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.
ASEAN working to promote human rights ASEAN working to promote human rights
A Vietnamese delegation led by Foreign Minister Bui Thanh Son attended a dialogue between ASEAN FMs and representatives of the ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR) in Cambodia on August 2.
Poverty and equity are now more than just reducing extreme poverty Poverty and equity are now more than just reducing extreme poverty
The poverty and equity agenda is no longer only about raising minimum living standards and tackling chronic poverty - it is also about creating new, sustainable economic pathways for a more aspirational population, according to Judy Yang, World Bank senior economist and co-author of the institution’s latest Poverty and Equity Assessment in Vietnam
UNFPA commits to helping Vietnam fulfill promise of Leaving no one behind UNFPA commits to helping Vietnam fulfill promise of “Leaving no one behind”
The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) commits to supporting Vietnam to fulfill the promise of “Leaving no one behind,” said UNFPA Representative in Vietnam Naomi Kitahara.
Gender stereotypes changing in Vietnam: UNFPA Representative Gender stereotypes changing in Vietnam: UNFPA Representative
Many projects and programs tailored to promote gender equality in all sectors have been implemented in Vietnam over the past decade, significantly contributing to changing the mindset of people on gender stereotypes and increasing the value of women and girls in the society, UNFPA Representative in Vietnam Naomi Kitahara has said.
UN Women representative hails Vietnams efforts to promote gender equality UN Women representative hails Vietnam’s efforts to promote gender equality
The Vietnamese Government has made significant progress in the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), especially SDG5 on Gender Equality, said Elisa Fernandez Saenz, UN Women Representative in Vietnam.
UNFPA announces new Country Program for Vietnam UNFPA announces new Country Program for Vietnam
The Executive Board of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) has approved the 10th Country Program for Vietnam in the amount of USD 26.5 million to achieve the sustainable development goals (SDGs) by 2030.
Revising the Governments Working Regulation to better meet new requirements Revising the Government’s Working Regulation to better meet new requirements
Immediately after being reshuffled at the 11th session of the 14th National Assembly, the Government directed[1] the review and assessment of its Working Regulations[2] in order to early introduce a new one reflecting the practical situation and requirements as well as inheriting valuable experiences drawn from the past implementation. The following fundamental contents of the Government’s Working Regulations need to be amended to improve and renew the working styles of the Government and the Prime Minister to meet the new circumstance requirements.
ASEAN senior labor officials gather online for 16th meeting ASEAN senior labor officials gather online for 16th meeting
The 16th ASEAN Senior Labor Officials’ Meeting took place via video conference on October 26, with the participation of representatives from the 10 member states and the ASEAN Secretariat.

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