Viet Nam

UNESCO-NATURA Chair in Extension Strategies for Rural Development: Gender Sensitive Approaches(286), established in 1992, at Can Thôt University, within the framework of NATURA Network (Viet Nam).


Agricultural and rural development.


  • To create and transfer, within the framework of Natura European Community Training Programme for Agricultural Universities in Southern Regions (NECTAR Programme) new courses set up by NATURA partners in co-operation with the interested higher education institutions of developing countries.
  • To establish a regional centre in extension strategies for rural development.

Host Institution

In collaboration with

  • CNEARC - Centre national d'études agronomiques des régions chaudes - Agropolis (France). Website

UNESCO Sector/Field Office responsible for the Chair/Network

Education; Natural Sciences.


Prof. Nguyen Thi Kim Nguyet, University of Can Thô, Faculty of Agriculture
E-Mail address -
Work Phone - 84 71 83 07 84
Fax - 84 71 83 08 14
- 30 Thang 4 Street
City - Can-Thô
Country - Viet Nam