She comes with a wealth of knowledge and experience in finance/accounting as well as administrative processes and project management. Her experience includes working in foreign-funded projects that allowed her to network with different NARES partners and other stakeholders in Vietnam.
Leocadio S. Sebastian, IRRI country representative in Vietnam and regional program leader for Southeast Asia CGIAR Research Program for Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS) would also like to thank Ms. Nguyen Thanh Huyen, assistant manager, IRRI Vietnam office, for the commitment and dedication she has shown for the past 20 years. She manned the IRRI office in Hanoi alone most of those years. Many of you who have visited Vietnam will remember the hospitality and friendliness of Huyen. She will return to her mother agency, the Department of Science, Technology and Environment (DOSTE) in the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
The IRRI office located at the Directorate of Fisheries will be closed effective 31 March 2014. The IRRI office in Hanoi will now be located at the following address:
IRRI-Vietnam/CCAFS SEA Office
c/o Agricultural Genetics Institute (Vien Di Truyen Nong Nghiep)
Km 2, Duong Pham Van Dong, Tu Liem District
Effective 1 April 2014, please send your requests for logistical assistance to our partners in Vietnam, to firstname.lastname@example.org, with copy to email@example.com
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