On June 12th, 2018, The exhibition Crafting Futures was officially launched at Hanoi Old Quarter Cultural Exchange Centre. On view from the 12 to 30 June 2018, the show features the works of 20 young designers and entrepreneurs who participated in British Council’s Craft and Design Challenge 2017. In the framework of program, Viri supported the fied trip activities. Candidates had the opportunity to work directly with the craft community, guided them in product development, and learnt traditional craft techniques. At the opening reception the Director of Vietnam Rural Industries Research and Development Institute (VIRI) together with Chief Bristish Council and partners announced and awared.
Viri joins the Launch of Unesco Global Report “Re-shaping cultural policies” at Nikko hotel Hanoi.
On May 18th, OVOP One Village One Product International Committee President from Oita, Japan, Mr. Tadashi Uchida and VIRI, Vietcraft had a meeting with Hoa Binh Province and Ha Phong Orange Cooperative.