Annual report

Annual report on political rights and civil liberties in 2020

By Freedom House   Freedom in the World 2021 – Vietnam NOT FREE 19 / 100 Political Rights 3 / 40 Civil Liberties 16 / 60 LAST YEAR’S SCORE & STATUS 20 / 100 Not Free Global freedom statuses are calculated on a weighted scale. Overview Vietnam is a one-party state, dominated for decades by the ruling Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV). Although …

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Report on the human rights situation covering 2020 (Document #2048792)

By Amnesty International (Published: 7 April 2021)   Viet Nam 2020 Arbitrary arrests and prosecutions of human rights defenders significantly increased, with a record number of prisoners of conscience documented. Individuals who expressed themselves online were particularly targeted. Pro-democracy activists, independent journalists, authors and publishers faced sustained harassment, physical assault, arbitrary prosecution and torture and …

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2020 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices: China (Includes Hong Kong, Macau, and Tibet)

By US Department of State    EXECUTIVE SUMMARY ANNOUNCEMENT: The Department of State will release an addendum to this report in mid 2021 that expands the subsection on Women in Section 6 to include a broader range of issues related to reproductive rights.​ The People’s Republic of China is an authoritarian state in which the …

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2020 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices: Vietnam

By US Department of State (click here for pdf version)   EXECUTIVE SUMMARY ANNOUNCEMENT: The Department of State will release an addendum to this report in mid 2021 that expands the subsection on Women in Section 6 to include a broader range of issues related to reproductive rights.​ The Socialist Republic of Vietnam is an …

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Vietnam: Events of 2020

By Human Rights Watch   Vietnam continued to systematically violate basic civil and political rights in 2020. The government, under the one-party rule of the Communist Party of Vietnam, tightened restrictions on freedom of expression, association, peaceful assembly, movement, and religion. Prohibitions remained on the formation or operation of independent unions and any other organizations …

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