Tracing Research Capacities in Viet Nam

Solveig Freudenthal
Perspectives from Vietnamese Researchers Viet Nam - Sweden bilateral research Cooperation / Research cooperation can assist a country in developming a knowledge foundation, including analytical capacity, which is one of the enabling conditions for the alleviation of poverty. Within Sida's research support, the sandwich models suggests that research capacities are strengthened and sustained throug training both Sweden och the partner vountry. This report traces research capacities and the use of research developed throug sandwich training within the Viet Nam-Sweden research cooperation, that dates back to 1976. Bases on the perspectives of Vietnamese researchers, the report assesses the sandwich training and provides recommendations as to how to imporve research collaboration.pages:62