Martin Ennals Award Ceremony: Vietnamese Delegation Arrives In Geneva To Advocate For Human Rights Improvements in Vietnam

Martin Ennals Award Ceremony: Vietnamese Delegation Arrives In Geneva To Advocate For Human Rights Improvements in Vietnam
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In preparation for the Martin Ennals Award (MEA) ceremony, a Vietnamese delegation arrived in Geneva, Switzerland to begin a two-week advocacy trip for the improvement of human rights in Vietnam and the release of Pham Doan Trang - one of the three laureates of the 2022 MEA. The delegation includes:

thereporter
thereporter
Human Rights
Vietnam Briefing: Vietnamese Lawyer Allegedly Assaulted By Police While Defending Client

Vietnam Briefing: Vietnamese Lawyer Allegedly Assaulted By Police While Defending Client
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The Vietnam Briefing, which is released every Monday morning Vietnam time, looks at Vietnam’s social and political developments of the past week. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Vietnamese attorney assaulted by police while defending their client * On May 17, attorney Le Hoang Tung from Everest Law Firm filed a complaint [https://www.rfa.

The Vietnamese Magazine
The Vietnamese Magazine
Vietnam Briefing
The 88 Project Report: Vietnam Stepped Up Arrests In 2021

The 88 Project Report: Vietnam Stepped Up Arrests In 2021
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The year 2021 passed [1] in Vietnam with strict monitoring, harsh suppression, and an increasing crackdown on political dissidents, civil society actors, and internet freedom.

Jason Nguyen
Human Rights
The Alarming State Of Freedom In Vietnam And Worldwide

The Alarming State Of Freedom In Vietnam And Worldwide
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Nguyen Hoai Nam [https://cpj.org/2022/04/vietnamese-journalist-nguyen-hoai-nam-sentenced-to-3-5-years-in-prison/] and Phan Bui Bao Thy [https://cpj.org/2022/04/vietnamese-journalist-phan-bui-bao-thy-sentenced-to-re-education-over-social-media-posts/] , two Vietnamese state media journalists, were convicted [https://rsf.org/en/two-vietnamese-state-media-journalists-convicted-exposing-corruption] last April for exposing corruption in the government. Nam was sentenced to three years and six month

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Aerolyne Reed
Freedom of Expression
Vietnam Briefing: Vietnam Releases Political Dissident Ahead Of Prime Minister’s Visit To The United States

Vietnam Briefing: Vietnam Releases Political Dissident Ahead Of Prime Minister’s Visit To The United States
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The Vietnam Briefing, which is released every Monday morning Vietnam time, looks at Vietnam’s social and political developments of the past week. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Family of Vietnamese land rights activists petitions the international community for the release of their detained members * In a petition [https://docs.google.com/forms/d/

The Vietnamese Magazine
The Vietnamese Magazine
Vietnam Briefing
Four Reasons Why Vietnam Is A Hotbed Of Misinformation

Four Reasons Why Vietnam Is A Hotbed Of Misinformation
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The State plays a key role.

Lee Nguyen
Freedom of Expression
Plum Village And Its Three Obstacles In Vietnam

Plum Village And Its Three Obstacles In Vietnam
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Will Plum Village become another extension of the Vietnamese government?

Lee Nguyen
Religion
Vietnam Briefing: Vietnam’s Press Freedom Restrictions Highlighted In RSF’s Latest Report

Vietnam Briefing: Vietnam’s Press Freedom Restrictions Highlighted In RSF’s Latest Report
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The Vietnam Briefing, which is released every Monday morning Vietnam time, looks at Vietnam’s social and political developments of the past week. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Vietnam ranks 174th in Reporters Without Borders’ 2022 press freedom index * On May 3, Reporters Without Borders (RSF) released [https://rsf.org/en/index] its annual

The Vietnamese Magazine
The Vietnamese Magazine
Vietnam Briefing