HANOI: The employee of the vietnamese partners’ were trained in the software SDN Hanoi-Vietnam from 30th of may until 7th of june in Hanoi. Search for spatial data as well as the use of the content management system as editor were parts of the training. The software was installed successfully at four insitutes by Ralf Puchert. The training course were given by Ingrid Christ. The partizipants of MPI (Ministery of Planning and Investment), HUPI (Hanoi Urban Planning Institute), TDSI (Transport Development and Strategy Institute) and the Vietnam Forestry Universtity showed huge interest in the application of the software SDN. Thereby they obtain the ability to describe, visualize and publish their geo-data.