At the signing ceremony 

The cooperation program implements the following major tasks: (i) Scientific research to clarify guiding policies, mottoes, principles and solutions in implementing military-defense missions; (ii) Study of newly-arising military-defense issues in reality to make proposals and recommendations to the Politburo and the Secretariat for the issuance of strategies and policies related to military-defense missions and other relevant areas; (iii) Compilation of lessons, journal articles and acceptance of theoretical textbooks in the military-defense field, contributing to supplementing and developing the Vietnam’s military theory, and the political and ideological education for troops in the whole military; (iv) Theoretical and practical defense-security issues in the past 35 years of renewal, national construction and safeguarding, 10 years of implementing the socio-economic development strategy (2011-2020), five years of implementing the resolution of the 12th National Party Congress (2016-2021), and the summary of 15 years of implementing the National Safeguarding Strategy (from 2003-present).

The research program jointly conducted by the GDP and CTC is an urgent, basic and objective demand to address major issues from the reality. Meanwhile, based on results of the research, the two agencies will advise the Party and State on mapping out military-defense policies in the current national construction and safeguarding cause as well as serve the drafting of documents for the 13th National Party Congress.

Translated by Huu Duong