On 27 March 2009 at Rectorate Conference Room of CanTho University, DRAGON institute – Mekong – CTU had a meeting with Australia Centre for International Agricultural Research – ACIAR, representatives as Mr. Geoff Morris and Ms. Nguyen Thi Thanh An.
On two days 3-4 March, 2009, DRAGON institute – Mekong – CTU associated with Southeast Asia START Regional Center (SEA START RC), the Water and Development Research Group, Helsinki University of Technology (TKK), Finland, WWF-Greater Mekong for a workshop on “Rapid assessment of impact, vulnerability and adaptation to changing climate and flood regimes in the Mekong River Delta” in the Conference room of the CTU Learning Resource Centre.
From 30 September to 1 October, 2008, the Rectorate-Board of CanTho University and DRAGON Institute – Mekong – CTU welcomed and discussed with the Delegation of US Geological Survey, including Dr. Greg Smith, Mr. Stanley Ponce, Mr. Ken Fairfax, Mr. Econoff Dovas Saulys and Ms. Nguyễn Thanh Tú (US Embassy staff). In the meeting, both sides exchanged the research and collaboration orientation in the future based on the agreements between Vietnam and US governments.
On this occasion, CanTho University also honourably receives the 120 distinguished guests from the U.S Department of Foreign Affairs, the U.S Department of Interior, the U.S Embassy to Viet Nam, the Vietnamese Government Office, Ministry of Education and Training, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development. Department of South-western Environment Reservation, Provincial People Committees and other relevant provincial departments in the Mekong River Region, central and local media and press.