(Construction) - On December 8, in Hanoi, the Vietnam Urban Planning and Development Association (VUPDA) organized the conference "25 years of VUPDA with the cause of urban development and construction of the country". Deputy Minister of Construction Nguyen Tuong Van attended at the Conference.
In the opening speech of the Workshop, VUPDA Chairman Tran Ngoc Chinh summarized the establishment and development process of the Association. Over 25 years of formation and development, the Association has continuously grown with a total of more than 7,000 members and over 50 grassroot Associations, Branches and collective members across the country.
|Overview of the event
During the past 25 years, with the strength of being a professional social organization, gathered scientists and dedicated and responsible experts, the Association has paid special attention to consult the counter-arguments and social assessment in urban planning and development.
At the Conference, on behalf of the leaders of the Ministry of Construction, Deputy Minister Nguyen Tuong Van appreciated the direction to strengthen and expand international relations through the organization of international conferences, and expressed his confidence in the coming time, VUPDA will develop further and continue to contribute to the planning cause in particular and the development of the construction industry in general.
At the event, representatives of local planning associations, managers, and experts presented many ideas and presentations around the topics such as: Promoting consultation, connection among VUPDA and the other organizations of urban development and some other issues that need to be discussed; 25 years of VUPDA with consulting, social assessment activities in the field of planning and management of urban development in Vietnam; VUPDA with training, scientific research and international cooperation at Hanoi University of Architecture; Thanh Hoa Urban Development Planning Association; VUPDA's role in consulting and professional counter-arguments...
By Khanh Phuong