Ottawa Town Hall Meeting

December 15, 2012

Senator Thanh Hai Ngo was the guest speaker at a town hall meeting on December 15 2012 at the McNabb Community Centre. The event, hosted by the Vietnamese Canadian Community of Ottawa, gave local Vietnamese-Canadian residents an opportunity ask questions and raise issues with their newly appointed Senator. The Senator also took this opportunity to present Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medals.   For more photos, please click here.  

Vietnam Human Rights Awards 2012

December 9, 2012

On arrival, Senator Ngo attended a wine and cheese event where he met with various community members, religious leaders, Buddhist monks and lawyers from Montreal. On December 9th 2012, the Vietnam Human Rights Network, in cooperation with the Vietnamese Community in Montreal, held its annual Vietnam Human Rights Awards Ceremony to honour local activists Pham Thanh Nghien, Ta Phong Tan and Huynh Thuc Vy and celebrate the cause of freedom in Vietnam. The Senator commended the members of the first … Continue reading →

Edmonton Town Hall Meeting and Candle-light Ceremony

December 1, 2012

On December 1st 2012, Senator Thanh Hai Ngo met with members of the Vietnamese Unified Buddhist Congregation of Canada at the Truc Lam Monastery. During this event, Senator Ngo denounced violations of religious freedom in Vietnam and commemorated the Canadian soldiers who fought and those who continue to fight for peace and freedom.Senator then met with Vietnamese-Canadian seniors from the Tuoi Hac Golden Age Manor for an informal discussion. On the following day, Senator Ngo met with members of the … Continue reading →