Summary of publication
Aus4Skills (2016-2020) is a human resource development program that supports the development and employment of a highly skilled workforce in Vietnam. It focuses on supporting Vietnam access and use high-level professional knowledge, skills and competencies to contribute to sustainable economic and social development outcomes.
An independent mid term review (MTR) of Aus4Skills (excluding Australia Award Scholarships) was completed on 18 December 2018. The review looked at what is working well in the Aus4Skills program, what activities or innovations should continue or be replicated, what should be improved, and what should or could cease.
Overall, the review found that Aus4Skills is a valuable part of Australia’s engagement with Vietnam. It identified opportunities for enhanced long term planning, strengthened governance and increased collaboration and policy dialogue with priority stakeholders. A management response to the MTR was finalised in June 2019.