With funding from United States Agency for International Development (USAID), within the framework of the Green Annamites project, Vietnam Rural Industries Research and Development Institute (VIRI) organized a kick-off meeting of the subproject “Sustainable production and responsible consumption of medicinal plant and handicraft products for livelihood improvement and reduced wildlife poaching for enhancing biodiversity conservation in Thua Thien Hue province”. The subproject will be implemented in three districts of Nam Dong, Quang Dien and A Luoi of Thua Thien Hue Province from September 2019 to September 2020.
On September 04, 2019, VIRI has great pleasure to welcome Mr. Kawamoto Hiroyuki - Director of Overseas Affairs Division 1, Secretariat of Japan Oversea Cooperation
Within the framework of the project: Developing community based tourism in Bau Truc pottery village, August 21, VIRI organized a test tour and promotion workshops to assess and learn from experience in organizing tour, welcoming visitors and connecting travel companies.
August 13th, JICA volunteer Ikumi Yamaguchi had his first meeting at VIRI office. Mr. Ikumi Yamaguchi is going to support VIRI in marketing during a period of one year from July 2019 to July 2020.