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Ho Chi Minh City Amateur Astronomy Club (HAAC)

About us

Câu lạc bộ Thiên văn nghiệp dư Thành phố Hồ Chí Minh - Ho Chi Minh City Amateur Astronomy Club (HAAC) is the founder of VietAstro, the first and official nationwide community for Vietnamese amateur astronomy clubs

MISSIONS
* Build a place for astronomy enthusiasts to learn and exchange astronomical knowledge and experience, resources and materials
* Disseminate knowledge and inspire everybody with astronomy in order to enrich astronomy education basis of Vietnam
* Enhance international engagement and bring the image of Vietnamese community of astronomy enthusiasts to the world

ACTIVITIES
* Public observations and sky parties to community
* Basic astronomy courses for every astronomy enthusiast
* Academic consultation in astronomy and physics for schools
* Workshops, seminars, public talks on astronomy and astrophysics

INTERNATIONAL ENGAGEMENT
* National Coordinator of World Space Week (WSW)
* National Coordinator of Astronomers Without Borders (AWB)
* National Coordinator of Universe Awareness (UNAWE)
* National Chapter of Lunar Mission One (LM1)

  • Organisation’s language - English, Vietnamese
  • Established in 2007
  • 100 - 299 Members