INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR
THE DEVELOPMENT OF EDUCATION IN VIETNAM
AIDEV is the acronym of the International Association for the Development of Education in Viet Nam ( in French : Association Internationale pour le Développement de l’Enseignement au Vietnam ). As its name indicates, the Association is aiming at helping to improve the education system in Viet Nam.
The Association is composed of university professors, researchers and engineers who are or have been active in universities and industrial companies all over the world. Most of its members are of Vietnamese origin but there are also a number of friends from other part of th world. The domain of expertise is large, going from the pure and applied sciences and industrial techniques to economic and social sciences, to culture and languages.
Depending on the personal situation and professional occupation of each one, members of AIDEV can take part of their times for cooperative projects that the association establishes with its vietnamese partners. These projects usually are proposed by memebers themselves, individually or in groups of a few people. Most of the members are willing togo to Viet Nam to work on site for periods going from one week to a few months a year or more.
Here are on the main the types of actions that AIDEV are in the position to offer to its vietnamese partners :
These are just some guidelines of cooperative actions. To arrive at specific projects, AIDEV and its vietnamese partners must have direct and detailed discussions. This can be done for example when AIDEV' members sejourn in Viet Nam or when during their professional trips abroad, leaders of the vietnamese side come into contact with the association. AIDEV Is considering the possibility of creating a permanent office in Viet Nam.