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  Summary Sexual and gender minority children and young adults in Vietnam face stigma and discrimination at home and at school. While in recent years the Vietnamese government has made significant pledges to recognize the rights of lesbian, gay,…
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Summary When the head teacher found out that I was pregnant, he called me to his office and told me, “You have to leave our school immediately because you are pregnant.” —Jamida K., Kahama, Tanzania, April 2014 We don’t allow pregnant girls to continue…
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Summary In celebration of International Human Rights Day, on the morning of December 6, 2015, the prominent lawyer and human rights activist Nguyen Van Dai delivered a talk at Van Loc parish in Nam Dan district, Nghe An province, about the rights…
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Summary To leave the police station alive? It’s a miracle! —Unidentified Facebook user, September 2012 As normal as dying in a local police station... (Binh thuong nhu chet o cong an phuong) —Unidentified Internet user, September 2012 In February…
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 Introduction
 
 
 
 An estimated 16 million people
 inject drugs worldwide.[1] An
 equal number are estimated to use methamphetamine.[2]
 Some of these individuals are…
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Summary Binh Phuoc is a remote border province in southern Vietnam renowned for its agriculture. So many cashew farms are strewn throughout its verdant fields and hills that media have dubbed the province Vietnam’s “cashew kingdom.” In March 2010 Binh…
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 The arrest and detention of
 Dr. Cu Huy Ha Vu in November 2010 and his trial in April 2011 has attracted
 more media coverage than any other dissident case in recent memory in Vietnam,
 and for good reason. The case…
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 Map of the
 Central Highlands of Vietnam
 Summary
 Background:
 A Decade of Unrest
 2001-2011:
 Cycles of Repression
 “Legal”
 Straitjacket for Religion
 Public
 Denunciation Ceremonies and Forced…
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 Not
 Yet a Workers’ Paradise
 Vietnam’s Suppression of the Independent Workers’
 Movement
 Map of Vietnam.. 
 I. Introduction: The Crackdown on
 Labor Activists
 2006: False opening
 Formation of…
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 On the Margins
 Rights Abuses of Ethnic Khmer in Vietnam's Mekong Delta
 Map of Mekong Delta Region
 Provinces, Vietnam
 I. Summary
 The crackdown in Vietnam
 Cambodia's repression of Khmer Krom
 activists
 Key…
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"Children of the Dust" Abuse of Hanoi
 Street Children in Detention I.
 Summary Key Recommendations Methods and scope.. II.
 Background on Street Children in Hanoi Numbers of street children in Hanoi "Some days I earn nothing" Government…
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 No Sanctuary
 
  
 
 Ongoing Threats to Indigenous Montagnards
 
 in Vietnam's Central Highlands
 
 I. Summary
 
 Reforms
 
 Rights Abuses Persist
 
 Inadequate…
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POLICY PARALYSIS: A CALL FOR ACTION ON HIV/AIDS-RELATED
 HUMAN RIGHTS ABUSES AGAINST WOMEN AND GIRLS IN AFRICA      SUMMARY II. ABUSES
 OF WOMEN AND GIRLS THAT FUEL HIV/AIDS.. HIV/AIDS and
 Abuse of Girls Risks to
 Women and Girls in…