Leaders from 35 cities in Vietnam attended a leadership and management training program initiated by the World Bank in Hanoi on Monday, according to a press release from the global lender.
The Vietnam Mayors Executive Education Program included a two-day seminar with eminent professors from US universities, including Harvard University, and associations specialized in city management.
The participants will travel to South Koreaââ‚¬â„¢s Incheon City to learn about management and competitiveness strategies under the program held jointly with the Academy of Management for Cities and Construction, the World Bank said in a statement.
Building leadership capacity in city and town administrations will be critical to sustainable development during the countryââ‚¬â„¢s ongoing urbanization, according to the institution.
Source: Thanh Nien