Inauguration of The Underwater Archaeology Department – Vietnam Institute of Archaeology (IA)

The Underwater Archaeology Department, under the IA (In Vietnamese: Phòng Khảo cổ học Dưới nước) will formally start operations from the 1st July, 2013, with the Decision No. 141/QĐ-KCH, dated on the 25th June, 2013 which nominate Dr. Le Thi Lien as Head of the Underwater Archaeology Department. In the first period of establishment, the main functions of the Department are: 1) Surveys, rescure excavations … Continue reading Inauguration of The Underwater Archaeology Department – Vietnam Institute of Archaeology (IA)

The Nautical Archaeology Society (NAS) training project in Vietnam

Introduction The Nautical Archaeology Society (NAS) training project in Vietnam is designed to increase awareness at local, provincial and national levels about the extent and nature of Vietnam’s underwater and maritime cultural heritage as well as about underwater and maritime archaeology. With the assistance of partners, sponsors and contributors, it is hoped that NAS training can be provided free of charge to Vietnamese students, government … Continue reading The Nautical Archaeology Society (NAS) training project in Vietnam