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Community legal aid: worker access to labour rights in innovative way

"I didn’t know anything about the labor laws. On my contract most of articles were written as "according to the current regulations and laws" without giving any explanation. I was very confused and worried because I didn’t understand” says Nguyen Thi Vui. Vui and her husband Cuong livmore


Drafting laws that reflect the needs of ordinary people in Viet Nam

Tran Thi Hy is the head of Cho Lau town’s study promotion association in the Viet Nam province of Binh Thuan. Recently, she attended a public consultation on a proposed measure to raise school fees. "I was given a questionnaire to fill in and invited to speak,” she said. “I believe it is importmore


Giving voice to 13,000 citizens: A unique survey in Viet Nam asks citizens about their experience of governance and public administration

With corruption a systemic problem in Viet Nam, a first-of-a-kind survey has asked people across the country what their experiences are of governance and public administration in the area they live. The UNDP-supported Provincial Governance and Public Administration Performance Index (PAPI) is the lamore

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The Viet Nam Provincial Governance and Public Administration Performance Index (PAPI) 2013

PAPI is a pioneering initiative that has become the largest time-series national governance and public administration performance monitoring tool in Viet Nam exclusively based on citizens experiences.

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