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Le Huu Minh Tuan

Le Huu Minh Tuan

HRD, Journalist
Independent Journalists’ Association of Vietnam (IJAVN)

Le Huu Minh Tuan is a young freelance journalist and has been a member of the Independent Journalists’ Association of Vietnam (IJAVN) since 2015. IJAVN is a civil society organisation that was established in 2014 and promotes the right to free speech, freedom of the press, and freedom of association.

Since joining the Association, Le Huu Minh Tuan’s work has focused on social injustices, domestic politics and the Vietnamese democracy movement.


Vietnamese authorities treat human rights defenders as “enemies of the State”. HRDs are subjected to intimidation, threats, interrogation, harassment, arrest and routine beatings.