GENERAL INFORMATION

All participants of the Hanoi Conference on Illegal Wildlife Trade should read the Information Notes prior arrival. The pdf version of the document could be downloaded here.
All enquiries about the Hanoi Conference on Illegal Wildlife Trade should be addressed to:
The Hanoi Conference on Illegal Wildlife Trade Secretariat
The Secretariat of the Hanoi Conference on Illegal Wildlife Trade.
Office no: +84 4 38438813/ 37335676 (Office hour from 08.00 – 17.00 GMT+7, Monday – Friday).
Vietnam time zone is +7 GMT.
Average temperature in November is 19 – 24oC (66 – 75oF).
Weather and time zone information is available at: http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/vietnam/hanoi
The currency in Vietnam is Vietnamese Dong (VND).
USD 1 = VND 22,330
EUR 1 = VND 24,843
(Exchange rate on 8th August 2016)
Information on updated exchange rate is at: http://www.vietcombank.com.vn/ExchangeRates/?lang=en
Voltage: 220 V
Frequency: 50 Hz
Power sockets: type A / C / G
Electrical plug/outlet and voltage information for Vietnam is available at:
http://www.power-plugs-sockets.com/vietnam/
The Conference documents will be in available in Vietnamese, English and French.
Conference interpretation will be in 04 languages: Vietnamese, English, French, and Spanish.
Working sessions: Business attire.
Gala dinner: Traditional clothes are recommended.