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Saturday, January 28, 2023
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Tet of the San Diu Tet of the San Diu
The San Diu, which lives in northern mountainous areas with a population of nearly 147,000, celebrates quite a lot of festivals the most important of which is Tet, the lunar New Year festival.
Vietnam made great efforts in modernization of civil registration: UNFPA Representative Vietnam made great efforts in modernization of civil registration: UNFPA Representative
The Ministry of Justice has recently co-chaired with the United Nations Population Fund Country Office in Vietnam to organize the review of the six-year implementation of the Civil Status Law. On this occasion, Ms. Naomi Kitahara, UNFPA Representative for Vietnam, grants Vietnam Law & Legal Forum magazine an interview on the results Vietnam has achieved in civil status work as well as things that should be done in the future for fulfilling the country’s set goals.
PM approves project to support women-managed cooperatives PM approves project to support women-managed cooperatives
By 2030, about 1,500 cooperatives managed by women will receive financial support according to a project recently approved by the Prime Minister.
Migration impacts on governance and drivers of migration within Vietnam: survey findings Migration impacts on governance and drivers of migration within Vietnam: survey findings
Migration remains an issue of prime concern in Vietnam. Disparities often encountered by growing numbers of migrants were further amplified in 2021 by the unprecedented social and economic losses left behind by COVID-19 as it swept across the country and recent economic uncertainties because of disruption of global supply chains. As such, there is a critical need to identify and explore gaps in access to good governance and quality public services between migrants and permanent residents in receiving provinces as well as drivers of migration within Vietnam in 2021, which result in wide-ranging social and economic impacts in need of agile and inclusive policy responses.
Vietnamese personnel at UN peacekeeping missions leave good impression Vietnamese personnel at UN peacekeeping missions leave good impression
Vietnam’s continuous deployment and increase of personnel to UN peacekeeping operations have recorded encouraging results, leaving good impression on UN leaders, commanders of missions, and leaders of host countries.
Vietnam rejects US decision to place it on special watch list for religious freedom violations Vietnam rejects US' decision to place it on special watch list for religious freedom violations
Vietnam on December 16 denounced the United States’ inclusion of the country in its special watch list for alleged engagement in and tolerance of religious freedom violations as a decision that is based on an “unobjective assessment” and incorrect information.
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.
UN facilitates womens participation in peacekeeping operations: UN Under-Secretary-General UN facilitates women’s participation in peacekeeping operations: UN Under-Secretary-General
The United Nations will continue creating a favorable environment for women, including those from Vietnam, to effectively participate in peacekeeping operations, UN Under-Secretary-General for Peace Operations Jean-Pierre Lacroix told a conference in Hanoi on November 26.
Vietnams parliament to make efforts for commitments resolutions passed at AIPA-43 Vietnam’s parliament to make efforts for commitments, resolutions passed at AIPA-43
National Assembly (NA) Chairman Vuong Dinh Hue affirmed that the Vietnamese legislature will make efforts to implement commitments and resolutions to be passed by the 43rd General Assembly of ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly (AIPA-43).
Top legislator attends AIPA Executive Committees meeting Top legislator attends AIPA Executive Committee’s meeting
National Assembly (NA) Chairman Vuong Dinh Hue attended a meeting of the the ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly (AIPA)’s Executive Committee within the framework of the 43rd AIPA General Assembly in Phnom Penh on November 20 evening.

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