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According to the 2016 Law-, Ordinance- Making Programs of Vietnamese National Assembly, the amended Law on Legal Aid will be submitted at the 2nd session of 14th National Assembly. Ministry of Justice (MoJ) is in charged of leading the Drafting Committee of this Law. As a body of MoJ, National Legal Aid Agency (NLAA) plays a crucial role as the Standing Editing Team.
On the 1st June, 2015 Prime Minister signed the Decision 749/QD-TTg issuing the reform project on legal aid. The National Legal Aid Agency, Ministry of Justice introduces some main contents of this Project.
With the support of the Embassy of Ireland, United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) and Justice Partnership Program (JPP), the Ministry of Justice convened an international conference in Hanoi from 16th to 17th June, 2015 to review 8 years of implementing the Law on Legal Aid.
The National Legal Aid Agency of Vietnam (NLAA) convened a one-day conference on December 5, 2014 to solicit input for a project aimed at reforming the Law on Legal Aid.
The National Legal Aid Agency of Vietnam (NLAA) convened a two-day conference on July 10–11, 2014 to solicit input on a proposed Draft aimed at strengthening the legal aid reform project.