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Vietnamese Fulbright Scholar Program 2015

The Fulbright Program in Vietnam seeks qualified candidates for the 2015 Vietnamese Scholar Program (VSP). The VSP provides grants to Vietnamese scholars to lecture and/or conduct research at American institutions or universities for three months up to nine months. Successful applicants are provided with a stipend, living expenses, health and accident insurance for the full ...
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USAID Supports Vietnamese Women Entrepreneurs

The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), the Vietnam Women’s Union, and the Hanoi Entrepreneur Women Association (HNEW) partnered to bring together female entrepreneurs from seven Northern provinces and Hanoi to share their experiences in business management and business start-up in connection with International Women’s Day. The event in Phu Tho province highlighted the importance ...
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Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Wendy Sherman Visits Vietnam

In support of the U.S. rebalance to the Asia-Pacific and the U.S.-Vietnam Comprehensive Partnership announced by President Obama and President Sang last year, and as a follow-up to Secretary Kerry’s visit in December 2013, Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Wendy Sherman met with senior officials from the Vietnamese government in Hanoi on March ...
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Statement on the Conviction of Truong Duy Nhat

STATEMENT: Conviction of Truong Duy Nhat We are deeply concerned by a Vietnamese court’s sentencing of Truong Duy Nhat.  We call on the Vietnamese government to release Truong Duy Nhat and all prisoners of conscience, and allow all Vietnamese to peacefully express their political views. Under Secretary of State Wendy Sherman raised human rights with ...
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