In December 2006, the East-West Center Conference shall take place

On April 11th 2006, Dr. Charles E. Morrison, President of the East-West Center, during a trip to Viet Nam, had worked with VUSTA leader about the East-West Conference to be hosted by VUSTA on December 2006 at Melia Hotel, Ha Noi.

This is an annual international Conference organized by EWCA in the member countries for strengthening the knowledge relationship between USA and the Asia-Pacific nations. The 2006’s Conference shall be entitled: “Building the Asia-Pacific community for sustainable development”.

After viewpoint exchanging, the two sides had unanimously agreed that VUSTA, together with EWCA, shall be responsible for building an action programme from now up to the conference beginning, for contacting frequently with the EWCA’s organisation board. In forthcoming time, an organisation board and a specialized board shall be set up for following, pushing activities in the service of the conference.

Also at the working session, two sides undertake to further develop the relationship between VUSTA and EWCA through exchanged programmes on training and scientific research.

Author: Huong Lan