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Fulbright Vietnamese Visiting Scholar Program 2020

HANOI, March 21, 2019 – The U.S. Mission in Vietnam seeks qualified candidates for the 2020 Fulbright Vietnamese Visiting Scholar Program (VSP). Eligibilities: Fulbright Vietnamese Visiting Scholar applicants must: hold an M.A. or Ph.D. degree, be a Vietnamese citizen, and be proficient in English. Applicants should be university faculty, government officials, private sector professionals, work at a ...
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Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 2018

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY The Socialist Republic of Vietnam is an authoritarian state ruled by a single party, the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV), and led by General Secretary and President Nguyen Phu Trong, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, and Chairwoman of the National Assembly Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan. The most recent National Assembly elections, held in ...
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Speech by Ambassador Kritenbrink Celebrating the First Clients Receiving Antiretroviral Drugs Covered by Social Health Insurance

Madame Nguyễn Thị Kim Tiến, the Minister of Health Mr. Lê Hồng Sơn, the Vice Chairman of Hanoi People’s Committee Mr. Phạm Lương Sơn, Deputy Director General of Vietnam Social Security Agency Mr. Nguyễn Hoàng Long, Director General of Vietnam Administration for HIV/AIDS Control Representatives of Ministries and Government, public health partners, and distinguished guests, ...
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U.S. and Vietnam Celebrate First Patients Receiving Antiretrovirals Covered by Social Health Insurance

Hanoi, March 8, 2019 – Today, the Vietnam Authority for HIV/AIDS Control (VAAC) – Ministry of Health and the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) hosted four simultaneous events across the country in Hanoi, Nghe An, Ho Chi Minh City, and Hai Phong to celebrate the first patients receiving antiretroviral (ARV) drugs covered by ...
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