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Jointly developed by IGE and VNU Law, the book was published earlier this year and will be part of the curriculum for a master’s program in human rights, the first of its kind in Vietnam. The textbook will serve as a helpful reference for government officials and legislators working on the drafting and implementation of laws and policies affecting religious practice.
IGE and the Institute for Religion and Belief at the Ho Chi Minh National Academy of Politics will collaborate on publishing a Vietnamese translation of Religion and Security: The New Nexus in International Relations. The book will serve as an important resource for leaders in government, academia, and civil society in Vietnam.
At the invitation of the Vietnam Embassy in Washington, DC, IGE was honored to take part in a celebration of the 25th anniversary of diplomatic relations between the United States and Vietnam. Within this bilateral relationship, IGE has played a key role in building people-to-people relations and engagement on good governance, human rights, and religious freedom.
IGE’s Vietnam government partners have published a groundbreaking four-volume compendium of scholarship from IGE’s journal, The Review of Faith & International Affairs. IGE’s partners will distribute this compendium to both central and local government officials throughout all of Vietnam’s 63 provinces