The 9th Vietnam-France financial economics forum on planning suburban areas in Vietnam will be held in Hanoi on March 19-20.
Economic experts, researchers and architects will analyse policies in Vietnam and speak about different perspectives for sustainable urban planning.
Vietnamese and French representatives will also present the challenges big cities in Vietnam are facing as a result of the country’s rapid urbanisation since late 80s.
Suburban areas of big cities are considered hotspots for a number of economic, social, and environmental issues.
In addition, delegates will exchange ideas on public finance, energy and sustainable development in urban planning and management.