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Lloyd Duong as a young man

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Lloyd Duong as a young man

Photograph of Dương Thành Lợi (Lloyd Duong), president of the Vietnamese Abroad Centre (2018-20) at aged fourteen. Lloyd Duong left Vietnam on a small boat with twenty-six other refugees in the late 1970s. After initially being taken to Songkhla Refugee Camp in Thailand, he was eventually resettled in Canada on 10 May 1980 and currently works as a lawyer. Upon becoming president, Lloyd Duong stated that he envisioned the Vietnamese Abroad Centre as a progressive organisation operating under the motto: “Promote the Voices of Conscience and the Echoes of Compassion of Vietnamese across the Globe.”

Lloyd Duong as a young man

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Lloyd Duong, de joven

Fotografía de Dương Thành Lợi (Lloyd Duong), presidente del Centro Vietnamita en el Extranjero (2018-20), con catorce años. Lloyd Duong dejó Vietnam en un barco con veintiseis otros refugiados, a finales de los 1970s. Fue inicialmente dirigido al Campo de Refugiados Songkhla de Tailandia, y posteriormente reubicado a Canadá el 10 de mayo de 1980, donde trabaja de abogado. Al convertise en presidente, Lloyd Duong afirmó que veía el Centro Vietnamita en el Extranjero como una organización progresista operando bajo el lema: «Promote the Voices of Conscience and the Echoes of Compassion of Vietnamese across the Globe.»

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[1979]

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[Vietnamese Abroad Centre]

Centre:

Vietnamese Abroad Centre  (Văn Bút Việt Nam Hải Ngoại)

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