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Inaugural Australia-Vietnam Young Leadership Dialogue


Project summary


Sector: Economic Diplomacy, Trade, Business

Country locations: Vietnam, Australia

Participating countries: Vietnam, Australia

Grantee: Australia-Vietnam Leadership Dialogue Limited

Project Description

The Australia-Vietnam Young Leadership Dialogue (AVYLD) is an independent non-profit initiative that nurture relationships, promote engagement and incubate collaboration between Australian and Vietnamese young leaders. Through people to people links, we believe the bilateral relationship between Australia and Vietnam can be strengthened to contribute to the development of each respective nation.

The first dialogue will be held in Sydney in May 2017, involving up to 30 delegates from Australia and Vietnam along with various speakers and partners from diverse sectors including business, education, policy, non-for-profit and the arts.

Key Dates

  • Discussion panel event (and application launch event) with Asia Society, Sydney, NSW, 11 October 2016
  • Inaugural Australia-Vietnam Young Leadership Dialogue 2017, Sydney, NSW, 14 - 18 May 2017
  • Cocktail reception, Sydney, NSW, 16 May 2017
  • Alumni event in Sydney, NSW, 10 October 2017
  • Alumni event in HCMC, Ho Chi Minh City, 24 October 2017

Social media accounts: Facebook:; Twitter: @avyld, #ausviet,

Australia-ASEAN Council grant offer: $36,465 including GST

Total project value: $129,351



Last Updated: 15 August 2016
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