The Washington Daybook
March 29, 2006
ORGANIZATION: House International Relations Committee
COMMITTEE: House International Relations Committee
SUB-COMMITTEE: Asia and the Pacific Subcommittee; Africa, Global Human Rights and International Operations Subcommittee
EVENT: Asia and the Pacific Subcommittee and Africa, Global Human Rights and International Operations Subcommittee joint hearing on "The Human Rights Dialogue with Vietnam: Is Vietnam Making Significant Progress?"
TIME: 2 p.m.
LOCATION: 2172 Rayburn House Office Building
PARTICIPANTS: Barry Lowenkron, assistant secretary, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor, State Department; John Hanford III, ambassador-at-large, Office of International Religious Freedom, State Department; Eric John, deputy assistant secretary, Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs, State Department; Michael Cromartie, chairman, U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom; Kay Reibold, project development specialist, Montagnard Human Rights Organization; Nguyen Dinh Thang, executive director, Boat People SOS, Inc.; and Doan Viet Hoat, president, International Institute for Vietnam, testify.