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International Social Work Capacity Building Workshop - Building Capacity for Professional Leadership in Social Work 2017


Date and Location:


November 22-24, 2017 University of labour and Social Affairs Hanoi

November 27-29, 2017 The University of Social Sciences and Humanities Vietnam National University Ho Chi Minh City

Topics:


Community Social Work with Children, Families in Their Communities

Community Mental Health Social Work with Adults in Their Communities 

 

Sponsored by United Board for Christian Higher Education in Asia, our Peking University-the Hong Kong Polytechnic University China Social Work Research Centre (the Centre) performed as the Regional Resource Centre of International Association of Schools of Social Work (IASSW), co-organizing with IASSW, Asia and Pacific Association of Social Work Education (APASWE), and Vietnam Association for Vocational Education (VAVETSOW) celebrated the official opening of a 3-day event, International Social Work Capacity Building Workshop – Building Capacity for Professional Leadership in Social Work 2017 in Hanoi on November 22 and Ho Chi Minh City on November 27.

Professor Ma Fengzhi, Director of the Centre delivered an opening remarks and shared on the plenary, title “the experience of social work development in China – implications to Vietnam”.

The event being held in both cities has drawn the attention of a core group of social work educators and senior social work practitioners in Vietnam to come together, learn to develop a mutual learning and supportive community and relevant social work training resources, as they take up the leadership role in social work education in Vietnam and the region.

Led by Ms. Janet Williams, the Programme Organizing Committee including members of Prof. Angelina Yuen-tsang Wun Ki and Ms. Kan Yip from Hong Kong Polytechnic University, and Madam Nguyen Thi Hang, Dr. Nguyen Hai Huu, and Dr. Nguyen Thi Thai Lan from Vietnam, expressed its heartfelt thanks to the delegates and the strong training team in making the programme a remarkable and successful event.
[Trainers: Prof. Ma Fengzhi (China); Prof. Han In Young (S. Korea); Ms. Sira Ng and Ms. Kan Yip (Hong Kong); Ms. Nguyen Thi Thanh Huong, Mr. Nguyen Duc Nam and Mrs. Lieu Le Thi Hoang (Vietnam)]

Open the link below to view more of the event:

Photo album_Intl SW capacity building.pdf