Participants listen to Australian Ambassador

Australian Alumni in Vietnam Strategy launched in style

Some 70 distinguished guests and alumni joined the Australian Ambassador HE Mr Craig Chittick for the launch of the Australian Alumni in Vietnam Strategy in Hanoi on 20 December 2016. The Strategy was developed to roll out in Vietnam Australia’s Global Alumni Engagement Strategy, launched in April 2016.



Ms Khuat Thu Hong, co-founder of Institute for Social Development Studies and Australia Awards Fellow, is explaining the benefits of women in leadership.

Gender experts discuss new ideas to promote women in leadership

Gender experts discussed enthusiastically various ideas at the Women in Leadership Forum in Hanoi on 21 November 2016 to help the Australian Government collaborate with local partners to promote women’s career aspirations.



For Australia Awards Alumni

Australia Awards alumni explain Vietnam’s criminal laws at New Colombo Plan seminar

Four Australia Awards alumni, who studied law in Australia and who have deep knowledge of Vietnam’s criminal system, answered questions from New Colombo Plan students at a seminar on “Australian and Vietnamese Criminal Justice Systems” in Hanoi on September 28, 2016.



Dr Hajkowicz

Top Australian scientist discusses “megatrends” with Australia Awards alumni

Dr Stefan Hajkowicz, a principal scientist at CSIRO (Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation) gave a talk about strategic planning for the future in his meeting with 40 Australia Awards alumni at the Australian Embassy in Hanoi, on August 18, 2016.



Australias Ambassador for Women and Girls

Australia’s Ambassador for Women and Girls discuss women’s leadership at gathering with alumni

Twenty Australia Awards alumni joined Australia’s Ambassador for Women and Girls Natasha Stott Despoja at the gathering “‘Women and the glass ceiling in Vietnam and Australia” on August 12, 2016 in Hanoi.


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