Entries by Huong Nguyen

Activists Issued A “Collective Declaration” Denouncing Systematic Violation of Right to Freedom of Movement

On May 24, 2019, 44 activists in Vietnam jointly issued a “Collective Declaration by Those Whose Freedom of Movement Has Been Violated” (hereinafter Declaration) in which they denounce the restriction of their movement by people believed to be working for the government. According to the Declaration, this violation of the basic right to freedom of […]

Appeal for Help from Hoang Duc Binh’s Mother

Nghệ An, May 24, 2018 To: –        The governments of all democratic countries in the world –        The European Union –        All international Human Rights Organizations –        Environmental Protection organizations Dear all, My son Hoàng Đức Bình was born on February 10, 1983. In 2016, the Formosa plant dumped untold amounts of toxic waste into […]

Interview with Nguyen Thi Khiem Nhu – Trailer

“To a lot of people from the outside, Vietnam seems open, but it’s not at all.” Khiem Nhu was watched for 6 months; her relationships and her complete private life were under a magnifying glass because she spoke up against the regime. Complete interview coming soon. © 2019 The 88 Project

Interview with Pham Doan Trang

In this first episode of our interview series with female activists in Vietnam, we had the honor to speak with Pham Doan Trang, a dissident journalist and prolific writer. In this interview, Trang shares with us an intimate account of what it means to be a female activist in authoritarian Vietnam – the risk and […]

Vietnam Free Expression Newsletter No. 18/2019 – Week of April 29-May 5

Greetings from The 88 Project! Before presenting our regular news summary, we would like to make a special announcement. After months of hard work, we are excited to release our new website. The new website features additional tools and more information on activists at risk and political prisoners in Vietnam: An expanded Database of Persecuted Activists in Vietnam; an interactive Map […]