Vietnamese Women for Human Rights (VNWHR)
21 December 2016 2:50 pm


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Vietnamese Women for Human Rights (VNWHR) is an independent, non-profit, non-governmental organization, which acts to protect and promote human rights, especially women’s rights, and protect the interest and promote the role of Vietnamese women in the society. VNWHR is a founding member of the Vietnam Independent Civil Society Organization Network (VICSON).

Areas of work:

  • Connect disadvantageous women and individuals together, those who are vulnerable to the violation of human rights.
  • Speak out and take practical action to protect women whose dignity and fundamental human rights have been infringed upon.
  • Share knowledge in order to improve the understanding of Vietnamese women on human rights and the role of women in a society that respects human rights.

Main lines of work:

VNWHR’s main activities are to support mothers, wives, and children of dissidents and prisoners of conscience. Moreover, VNWHR gives a voice to and protect women whose dignity and basic rights such as the freedom of expression, freedom of religion and belief and freedom of assembly have been violated.