On February 16th, 2016, the President of the Vietnam Academy of Social Sciences visited and worked with the Vietnam Museum of Ethnology. On the occasion of the New Year, he discussed and highlighted a number of activities that the Museum should carry out from 2016 onwards:
1. In terms of international collaboration: Promote exchanging exhibitions with museums and cultural institutions in other countries, especially in Southeast Asia, and bring Việt Nam’s exhibitions to foreign countries;
2. In terms of the development of two permanent exhibitions Việt Nam’s Ethnic Peoples and Southeast Asian Culture: Renovate and improve the quality of the exhibition inside the “Bronze Drum” Building; intensify the completion and advertisment of the exhibitions inside the “Kite-wing” Building;
3. In terms of domestic coordination: Promote the link of professional activities with other institutes under the VASS and the institutions in other provinces;
4. In terms of human resources: Enhance staff’s capacity through regular formal education as well as professional training by the use of practical work.