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KRIHS Visiting from Vietnam Youth Leaders

  • 2024-07-04
  • GDPC

KRIHS Visiting from Vietnam Youth Leaders


Date: June 19 (Wed), 2024

Venue: KRIHS, Sejong, Korea


Vietnam Youth Leaders visited KRIHS on June 19, 2024. This visit was part of the 2024 Korea Foundation Korea-Vietnam Youth Leaders Exchange, which aims to broaden mutual understanding and strengthen the relationship between the two countries by sharing Korea’s development experience. KRIHS welcomed around 30 government officers from the Ministry of Home Affairs of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam.The half-day visit began with welcoming remarks from Youn Hee Jeong, GDPC Managing Director, and a gratitude greeting from Hoàng Quốc Long, Director of the Department of Youth Affairs. Following this, Dr. Eunmo Yang, GDPC Associate Research Fellow, gave an introductory presentation on KRIHS and the GDPC. Dr. Jeong-Ho Moon then presented on the Economic and Territorial Development of Korea. The presentation mainly covered Korea’s development in historical and economic contexts, the National Comprehensive Plan, and current challenges. In the subsequent Q&A session, the presenter and attendees discussed balanced regional development and land-use policies in Korea.