On Sept 29-30, the Ministry of Finance (MOF) and the Governance for Inclusive Growth (GIG) Program continued working to improve the MOF’s engagement of citizens during its policy-making process.
As conservation leaders met to discuss the fate of endangered species at the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora 17th Conference of the Parties in South Africa, the USAID Reducing Opportunities for Unlawful Transport of Endangered Species (ROUTES) Partnership conducted trainings with airport personnel on the challenges facing the transport sector for wildlife trafficking.
Reducing legal and regulatory barriers that impinge on the equality of women and other vulnerable gender groups is a priority of USAID.
As part of Vietnam’s formal commitment to join the TPP, Vietnam signed the Plan for the Enhancement of Trade and Labor Relations, a bilateral agreement with the United States.
Vietnam earned another four awards in the latest round of the Partnerships for Enhanced Engagement in Research (PEER), a U.S. Government (USG) program to fund scientific research in developing countries, bringing the total number of PEER awards won by Vietnamese scientists to 12.
Last updated: December 07, 2016