The Center for Urban Development Information – International Cooperation and Consultation
( 08/10/2012 )
The Center for Urban Development Information – International Cooperation and Consultation (ICC) is an unit which belongs to Vietnam Urban Development Agency (VUDA)
1. The Center for Urban Development Information –
International Cooperation and Consultation (ICC) is an unit which belongs to
Vietnam Urban Development Agency (VUDA). It has to assist the Director of VUDA
in the construction and organization as well as operation of databases, to provide
information on urban development; organize for scientific study, apply
technical progress, technology exchange, international cooperation, train for
capacity building in urban development and management field; implement
consultancy activities and services related to urban development.
2. The ICC had its stamp according to the regulation form
for transaction and has opened an account at the National Treasure and Bank
according to designation and management distribution for accounting finance of
Director of VUDA and stipulated by the law.
Duties and authorities
1. Studying, proposing, participating to build-up systems of
surveying criteria, statistics for building-up national database, professional
database on urban development field; assessment criteria, urban classification,
assessment criteria of new urban areas.
2. Surveying, researching, collecting database, building and
operating professional database operation on urban development; studying to
implement and applying GIS in urban development.
3. Administrating, operating and supporting technically to
information technical infrastructure system of VUDA; building, managing,
operating and maintaining website activity of VUDA; implementing program for
information technology application in urban development.
4. Studying scientific topics, professional projects, proposing
solutions, providing information to serve building policy mechanism,
directions, strategies, planning, plans, programs, projects, normative
documents in urban development.
5. Assisting the Director of VUDA in implementing
international cooperation in urban development; guiding, supporting localities,
institutes, organizations, national enterprises to cooperate with international
organizations and experts on urban development.
6. PR-activities, applying, consulting the studying results
and technology exchange of scientific topics, professional projects in urban
development; exploring, applying technical scientific progress, management
science, advanced and modern models of the world on urban development and
7. Chairing or cooperating with related to organizations and
institutes to jointly develop programs, to organize training courses within and
outside of the country on capacity building in urban development and on urban
management; training, praparing legislative documents in urban development.
8. Assisting the Director of VUDA to manage forums on urban
development, organizing workshops, conferences at national and international
level related to urban development.
9. Implementing consultancy activities, service on urban
a) Consulting to form urban upgrading projects; consulting
to form and manage and implement programs, projects on urban development;
consulting to select foreign experts regarding, projects of urban development
b) Consulting to prapare regulations on urban architecture
management, regulation for management of old urban areas, new urban areas,
improvement urban areas;
c) Consulting, providing services to organize events,
workshops, investment promotion activities on urban development; service in
providing publication, documents, documentation on urban development according
to regulation of the law.
10. Implementing other tasks assigned by the Minister of
Construction and the Director of VUDA.