Climate change draws Vietnamese environment professionals to Griffith

Griffith International
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by Elspeth Muir Food security, high quality freshwater, and health standards were among the issues discussed at the Griffith hosted Australia Awards Fellowship climate change program for the Vietnamese Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE). The Australian Government funds Australia Awards Fellowships administered by the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade. They aim to […]

Capacity building for Vietnamese government

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Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics
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Griffith University’s leading economics experts are helping shape Vietnam’s rapidly growing economy. Twenty three Vietnamese government officials from the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) have recently returned home with fresh ideas on developing robust planning and investment strategies, after participating in a series of workshops, seminars and discussions in Brisbane. The three week intensive program, conducted […]

Chinese territorial disputes may escalate this year

Griffith Asia Institute
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Territorial disputes between an increasingly assertive China and its regional neighbours Japan, South Korea, The Philippines and Vietnam  dominated coverage of the region in 2013.  Analysts are warning that any of these disputes could potentially escalate into armed conflict in 2014.  Professor Andrew O’Neil comments on this issue in an interview with ABC Radio National […]