Human Rights

Vietnam Briefing: Vietnam - Japan Summit; Vietnamese Attorney Harassed While On Duty

Vietnam Briefing: Vietnam - Japan Summit; Vietnamese Attorney Harassed While On Duty
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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. Pham Doan Trang’s family receives no response regarding request to  visit her On November 15, Pham Chinh Truc, brother of journalist Pham Doan Trang, sent a

Jason Nguyen
Vietnam Briefing
Serbian NGOs Alleged Vietnamese Laborers’ Rights At Chinese Tire Manufacturer In Serbia Are Violated

Serbian NGOs Alleged Vietnamese Laborers’ Rights At Chinese Tire Manufacturer In Serbia Are Violated
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Last week, several Serbian news agencies and NGOs working against human trafficking and labor exploitation reported on alleged human trafficking of migrant Vietnamese laborers working at a construction site for the Chinese tire manufacturer Shandong Linglong Tire.The reports claimed that around 500 Vietnamese laborers working on the construction of

Dat Le
Human Rights
Formosa Plastics Group: The Corporate Mafia

Formosa Plastics Group: The Corporate Mafia
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The early days of April 2016 marked the beginning of a grave environmental disaster that would result in the deaths of two Vietnamese, long-lasting health issues for others, and the loss of several hundreds of tons of marine life. A waste discharge pipe owned by Formosa Ha Tinh Steel, a

Aerolyne Reed
Aerolyne Reed
Environmental Rights
Vietnam Briefing: UN Experts Urge Vietnam To End Human Trafficking; U.S.-Vietnam Human Rights Dialogue Held Last Week

Vietnam Briefing: UN Experts Urge Vietnam To End Human Trafficking; U.S.-Vietnam Human Rights Dialogue Held Last Week
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UN experts urge the authorities of Vietnam and Saudi Arabia to stop human trafficking The Vietnamese Magazine reports: Several United Nations Special Rapporteurs on November 4 released a statement calling on Vietnam and Saudi Arabia to stop the trafficking of Vietnamese women and girls who enter Saudi Arabia to serve

The Vietnamese Magazine
The Vietnamese Magazine
Vietnam Briefing
UN Experts Challenge Vietnam And The Kingdom Of Saudi Arabia To Address Human Trafficking

UN Experts Challenge Vietnam And The Kingdom Of Saudi Arabia To Address Human Trafficking
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Several United Nations Special Rapporteurs* released a statement last Thursday calling on The Socialist Republic of Vietnam and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to stop the trafficking of Vietnamese women and girls who enter Saudi Arabia to serve as domestic workers. These UN experts stated that a number of labor

Aerolyne Reed
Aerolyne Reed
Human Trafficking
Vietnam Briefing: UN Experts Urge Vietnam To Release Pham Doan Trang; Vietnam’s Top Official Is Under Fire For His Luxurious Meal

Vietnam Briefing: UN Experts Urge Vietnam To Release Pham Doan Trang; Vietnam’s Top Official Is Under Fire For His Luxurious Meal
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United Nations’ human rights experts urge Vietnam to release journalist Pham Doan TrangThe Vietnamese Magazine reports: On October 29, 2021, eight U.N. human rights experts called on the Vietnamese government to immediately and unconditionally release detained writer and human rights defender Pham Doan Trang, who is currently facing “anti-State

The Vietnamese Magazine
The Vietnamese Magazine
Vietnam Briefing
The Vietnamese Magazine Calls On Readers To Send Letters To Imprisoned Journalist Pham Doan Trang

The Vietnamese Magazine Calls On Readers To Send Letters To Imprisoned Journalist Pham Doan Trang
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November 4, 2021 - The Vietnamese Magazine, Luat Khoa Magazine, and The 88 Project today jointly call on members of the public to send letters to Pham Doan Trang who is being detained in Hanoi. In her letter to her friends before her arrest in October 2020, Doan Trang wanted

The Vietnamese Magazine
The Vietnamese Magazine
Press Release
UN Human Rights Experts Call For The Immediate Release Of Writer And Human Rights Defender Pham Doan Trang

UN Human Rights Experts Call For The Immediate Release Of Writer And Human Rights Defender Pham Doan Trang
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On October 29, 2021, several UN human rights experts called on the Vietnamese government to immediately and unconditionally release detained writer and human rights defender Pham Doan Trang. Doan Trang, who is currently imprisoned in Hanoi Temporary Detention Centre No. 1, was arrested in Ho Chi Minh City on October

Aerolyne Reed
Aerolyne Reed
Human Rights