Human rights to be taught in educational institutions nationwide

Human rights to be taught in educational institutions nationwide

Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has signed Directive No. 34/CT-TTg dated December 21, 2021, of the Prime Minister on strengthening the implementation of the scheme on integrating human rights content in the curricula of the national education system.

A view of the workshop (Photo: VNA)

Vietnam shows excellent progress in ensuring socio-economic rights

Vietnam continues to make an excellent progress in ensuring socio-economic rights, as reflected through the draft voluntary mid-term report on the implementation of UPR third cycle recommendations, along with other information and data, a UNDP official has said.
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Binh Minh (Photo: VNA)

Deputy PM addresses high-level segment of UNHRC’s 46th regular session

Ensuring a safe society against epidemics like COVID-19 is the best way to ensure that each and every member of the society can fully enjoy their human rights, Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Binh Minh said while attending a High-level Segment of the 46th Regular Session of the United Nation Human Rights Council (UNHRC) via video conference on February 22.
Delegates discuss problems and solutions to ensure better rights for Vietnamese guest workers abroad at a conference held on January 15 (Photo: VNA)

Vietnam steps up measures to protect guest workers abroad

Vetnamese authorities have improved the legal framework, stepped up communication measures and promoted international co-operation to ensure labourers enjoy better rights when working abroad under contracts, a conference has heard.
 Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Indonesia M. Fachir speaks at the event (Photo: VNA)

ASEAN bolsters cooperation in human rights

 A high-level dialogue on human rights in ASEAN to assess the decade-long operation of the ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR) was held in Jakarta, Indonesia on May 9.