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Thursday, 20. June 2013
Vietnam: National Standard Development


ForCES re-established the Standard Development Group in Vietnam in cooperation with VNFOREST. After the Asia-Pacific FSC International Generic Indicators (IGIs) workshops, where Nguyen Tuan Hung from VNFOREST and Que Anh (SNV Project Manager) had attended, SNV discussed with action partners in VNFOREST to develop and agreed on the detail and road map for Standard Development Group (SDG) in Vietnam, which was also shared in the 2nd SDG meeting organized on the 30th of May 2013. The first draft of the IGIs and questionnaires for consultation were translated into Vietnamese and shared to the SDG members. SDG members started to work with the transfer matrix and divided tasks for developing the first draft of national standard. SDG also agreed on communication way among the group.