#Vietnam

  • Article: Vietnam Launches HPV Vaccine Campaign to Cut Rates of Cervical Cancer

    Vietnam Launches HPV Vaccine Campaign to Cut Rates of Cervical Cancer

    By Madeleine Keck|Aug. 1, 2019

    Each day, seven women die from cervical cancer in Vietnam. Read more

  • Article: Southeast Asia Urged to Improve Women's Rights to Stop Bride Trafficking

    Southeast Asia Urged to Improve Women's Rights to Stop Bride Trafficking

    June 25, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    More than 1,100 trafficked women were rescued in China in 2018. Read more

  • Article: Imported Plastic Waste Is Destroying Asia's Crops and Health

    Imported Plastic Waste Is Destroying Asia's Crops and Health

    April 23, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Much of the world's plastic waste is shipped to Asia and illegally dumped. Read more

  • Article: Women Factory Workers in Vietnam Face High Levels of Sexual Abuse: Report

    Women Factory Workers in Vietnam Face High Levels of Sexual Abuse: Report

    By Leah Rodriguez|April 8, 2019

    Labor advocates are calling on corporations to stand up for better conditions. Read more

  • Article: Garment Workers for Australian Brands Are Paid as Little as 51 Cents an Hour, Oxfam Reports

    Garment Workers for Australian Brands Are Paid as Little as 51 Cents an Hour, Oxfam Reports

    By Madeleine Keck|Feb. 27, 2019

    Workers are trapped in an unrelenting cycle of poverty, without enough money for basic necessities. Read more

  • Article: Vietnam Just Got Its First Female President, but Activists Are Unimpressed

    Vietnam Just Got Its First Female President, but Activists Are Unimpressed

    Sept. 24, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Activists say her appointment is symbolically important, but unlikely to lead to real change. Read more

  • Article: The End of China's Two-Child Policy Could Help Curb Human Trafficking

    The End of China's Two-Child Policy Could Help Curb Human Trafficking

    Aug. 29, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Women have been trafficked from Vietnam, Cambodia, Myanmar, and Laos and sold as brides. Read more

  • Article: Rights Group Urges Australia to Confront Vietnam Over Human Rights Abuses

    Rights Group Urges Australia to Confront Vietnam Over Human Rights Abuses

    By Madeleine Keck|Aug. 28, 2018

    The two nations will convene for the 15th Australia-Vietnam Human Rights Dialogue on Aug. 23. Read more