Dr. Vu Thi Anh Thu is a Lecturer, Associate Dean of the Faculty of International Studies, VNU University of Social Sciences and Humanities, Hanoi. She earned her Master’s Degree in International Law in 2001 and a Ph.D. Degree in International Relations in 2019. Her research interests focus on international organizations and non-government organizations, international conflicts and Humanitarian International Law, and international cooperation in global development issues. She has published widely on these topics in books and a range of international journals.