Activities

International workshop on newly appeared Animal to Human parasitic diseases: epidemics, diagnosis and prevention in Asia countries

In recent years, more parasitic diseases are being transmitted through food from animals to humans given the favourable conditions for their development and ease of spreading. Parasitic diseases not only cause damage to people’s health, possibly fatal, but consequent economic damage. It is important to conduct epidemiological studies to diagnose and propose suitable methods of prevention, treatment and care, in order to protect the community at large.

 

Signing ceremony on science and technology cooperation between VAST and Lao Cai provincial People’s Committee

On June 11th, 2012, a signing ceremony on cooperation on science and technology between the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology (VAST) and Lao Cai provincial People’s Committee and Lao Cai provincial People’s Committee took place in Lao Cai province to give consultancy and develop science and technology potential for the province; study, apply and transfer technology; provide and exchange information about science and technology; and mobilize capital for science and technology.

 

NA Committee for Science, Technology and Environment visit VAST

Being aware of the key role of science and technology in the development of modern means of production; environmental and natural resource protection, the improvement of productivity, quality, effectiveness, development speed and competitiveness of the economy, the Party and the State has investmented in science and technology. Science and technology activities, achieves encouraging results and makes considerable contributions to the cause of national industrialization and modernization. However, there are still problems, which need to be solved to enhance the value and innovation made possible through science and technology activities. The National Assembly (NA) Committee for Science, Technology and Environment is a specialized agency that has legislation and supervision functions of in the field. On June 9th, the Committee had a working session with the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology (VAST)  about the implementation of policy and laws on investment in science, technology and environmental protection (in the 2006-2011period). The event drew the participation of Pham Xuan Dung, member of the Party Central Committee, chairman of NA Committee for Science, Technology and Environment; vice-chairmen of NA Committee for Science, Technology and Environment; and NA deputies from provinces. Prof. Chau Van Minh, member of the Party Central Committee, VAST president; Prof. Nguyen Dinh Cong, VAST vice-president; and leaders from institutes and units under VAST and scientists from VAST also attend the event.

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