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April 18, 2018
Group picture, ToT

KAS supports training for future journalist trainers

KAS and the Vietnam Journalists Association co-organised a 3-day workshop for 25 reporters to train them as journalist trainers. The Swedish lecturer Marie Kronmarker encouraged the participants to draw wheels of qualities that trainers can use to define their strengths and weaknesses and, as the result, to map out appropriate methods of training.

April 12, 2018
SCIS Innovation Districts April 2018

Ho Chi Minh City: Eyes on Innovation Districts

On 12 April, experts and local council representatives discussed successes of Innovation Districts. All stakeholders involved have to focus on promising technologies and identify suitable locations. Innovation Districts could bring HCMC the necessary sustainable economic growth as well as increase livability in the Eastern districts.

April 12, 2018

Video: Conclusions about Vietnam's candidature for a seat in the UN Security Council

“Vietnam has to show the world what they want to achieve when they’re on the Security Council”, said Olof Skoog, Permanent Representative of Sweden to the UN, after our conference about Vietnam and the UN Security Council. In this video, you can find his and other experts' résumés about the event. more…

March 30, 2018

Vietnam gears up for non-permanent UNSC seat

If elected as a non-permanent member of the UN Security Council period 2020-21 Vietnam must be devoted, committed and active to make good impacts during its term, said the experts at the conference "Vietnam and the UNSC" on March 30. Co-organised by the Diplomatic Academy of Vietnam and KAS Vietnam the event attracted more than 100 participants. more…

March 23, 2018

Video: Maritime experts draw a promising conclusion after the 2nd Ocean Dialogue

"Our recommendations can reach politicians”, reassured Dr. Vu Thanh Ca after the 2nd Ocean Dialogue. He is one of the experts, who participated in the fruitful debate about fishery cooperation in the South China Sea. In this video, Mr. Ca and other participants of the event draw their personal conclusions of the dialogue. more…

March 16, 2018
2nd Ocean Dialogue - Panel discussion

Fishery cooperation in the South China Sea needs a comprehensive approach

At the 2nd Ocean Dialogue, experts from Vietnam, Malaysia, Indonesia and China discussed fishery cooperation in the South China Sea. They concluded that fishery cooperation is not limited to the depleting fish stock only, but that a comprehensive approach is necessary. Such an approach should address issues related to education, new technology and organised crime in order to guarantee a long-term income from fishery. About 90 participants attended the event.

February 28, 2018

First "Ocean Dialogue" co-organized by KAS launched

The South China Sea has been a topic of contention for a long time. In this regard we co-organized the first part of a series called "Ocean Dialogue" - raising the importance of governance over the South China Sea and discussing strategies to uphold peace, development and security. more…

January 16, 2018
Quarterly Report IV

Quarterly Report(IV) - Independent Assessment on Vietnam's macroeconomic policies

Today, KAS Vietnam supported the presentation of the 4th Quarterly Report 2017, an independent assessment of Vietnam’s macroeconomic policies, by the VEPR in Hanoi. The presentation was followed by a panel discussion with economic experts and a Q&A Session with the more than 80 participants and journalists.

December 12, 2017
Revision Seminar of Activities in 2017

Seminar for the Revision of Activities in 2017 and Planning for 2018

On the 7th and 8th of December, KAS Vietnam organised a seminar for all of the Vietnamese Partners to thank them for their effort and revise the cooperation in 2017. Additionally, the planning process for the programme in the next year has been discussed.

December 5, 2017
The 8th China Talk

The 8th China Talk: the 19th National Congress of the Chinese Communist Party

KAS Vietnam and the Diplomatic Academy of Vietnam were hosting the 8th China Talk today. Prof. Srikanth Kondapalli, Professor in Chinese Studies in New Delhi, gave an presentation on the 19th National Congress of the Chinese Communist Party. Around 75 participants attended the debate.