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Launch workshop of the Vietnam Urbanization Review: Technical Assistance Report

April 5, 2012

Begins:    Apr 05, 2012 09:00
Ends:    Apr 05, 2012 11:00

The Urbanization Reviews are a series of analytical reports being developed for several countries around the world.  This work is intended to inform policy makers about the urbanization process to allow for more informed policy choices.

The Launch Workshop of the Vietnam Urbanization Review will be held at 9:00 AM on Thursday, April 5, 2012, at Vietnam Development Information Center, 63 Ly Thai To, Hanoi.


9:00 – 9:05
Mr. Nguyen Hong Ngan
Communications Officer, World Bank in Vietnam

9:05 – 9:15 
Welcome remarks
Ms. Victoria Kwakwa
Country Director, World Bank in Vietnam

9:15 – 9:35
Presentation of Vietnam Urbanization Review
Mr. Dean Cira
Lead Urban Specialist, World Bank in Vietnam

9:35 – 9:55
Discussions by panelists
Ms. Phan Thi My Linh
Director, Urban Development Agency, MOC
and Mr. Dinh Trong Thang
Vice-Director, Department for Investment Policy
Central Institute for Economic Management

9:55 – 10:30