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EuropeAid publishes Factsheet: Civil Society-Promoting people's participation and governance in Vietnamese cities

Decentralisation in Vietnam

EuropeAid has published a Factsheet on the KAS-ACVN project "Promoting people's participation and governance in Vietnamese cities through the Association of Cities of Vietnam (ACVN)". more…

Event Reports | July 3, 2012

Political Parties

functions and organisation in democratic societies

Publication on the characteristics and challenges of political parties as central elements of modern democratic societies by Dr. Karsten Grabow, Coordinator for Political Analysis and Party Research, Team Domestic Policy, Politics and Consulting, Konrad-Adenauer Stiftung, and Dr. Wilhelm Hofmeister, Director of the Regional Programme “Political Dialogue Asia”, Konrad Adenauer Stiftung more…

June 22, 2012


From February 2009 to October 2011 the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) in Vietnam in cooperation with the Association of Vietnamese Cities (ACVN) has implemented the project "Promoting people’s participation and governance in Vietnamese cities through the Association of Cities of Vietnam". more…

Country Reports | October 28, 2011

Assessment Study Results

People's Participation and Local Governance - Challenges and Opportunities for Municipalities

During the projects assessment activities a team of one international expert and two national experts visited 04 pilot cities to conduct interviews with city officials and civil servants on the same topics addressed to the citizens in the opinion poll to allow a more balanced perspective and corrective to the views of the citizens. The Assessment report is now accessible for download. more…

October 19, 2009

Opinion Poll Results

People's Opinion on Grassroots Democracy, Communication and Administrative Service Delivery

This publication is the result of a fieldtrip organised in the framework of the EU funded KAS ACVN project on People's Participation and Governance in Vietnamese Cities. An expert team of two national experts with support of the project team and the local authorities in 04 pilot cities conducted this survey. 3000 citizens have been interviewed and given feedback on the quality of administrative service delivery, access to information and the communication policy of the city vis-a-vis their citizens as well as their satisfaction with the implementation of the Grassroots Democracy Ordinance. more…

October 9, 2009