Workers

A Farewell To Saigon

A Farewell To Saigon
Members Public

Even before the pandemic, the authorities disregarded workers’ right to life and dignity.

The Vietnamese Magazine
The Vietnamese Magazine
Society
Persisting Issues In The Vietnamese Garment Industry

Persisting Issues In The Vietnamese Garment Industry
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In March 2015, workers from Ho Chi Minh City gathered in protest [https://www.reuters.com/article/us-vietnam-strike-idUSKBN0MR0J620150331]. Despite a heavy police presence, they continued marching along Highway 1, blocking traffic along this main thoroughfare. The workers occupied a factory owned by Pou Yuen Vietnam, a firm that produces footwear

Aerolyne Reed
Aerolyne Reed
labor rights
Vietnam: When Workers’ Rights Face Resistance From A Socialist Government

Vietnam: When Workers’ Rights Face Resistance From A Socialist Government
Members Public

Vietnam’s dismal human rights records in 2017 and 2018 could play a role in delaying the ratification of the much anticipated European Union-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EV-FTA) this year. A group of MEPs from across the EU Parliament’s political spectrum has repeatedly demanded that Vietnam improves its human

Quynh-Vi Tran
Quynh-Vi Tran
Politics