Thao, D. (2019). Preparing for the new school year, COVID-19: Will we be able to reap the benefits of AI in education? AIDA (Artificial Intelligence 4 Development). Available at:

Thao, D. (2019). Enhancing early warning system through application of machine learning. In: Natural Disasters and Multi-hazard Early Warning Systems in South Asia. South Asia Disaster Report (SADR) 2019.

Thao, D. (2019). Clean air challenges in cities of Vietnam in Should clean air be a fundamental right? Issue 182.

Thao, D. (2019). Training manual ToT Victim-centric response strategy in cases of child sexual abuse and exploitation. For law enforcement officials (Textbook, Workbook, and Facilitator’s guide). Action Pour Les Enfants (APLE).

Thao, D. (2018). Is civil society a security threat or agent of change in the fight against terrorism? In: Peacebuilding Conference at the University of Airlanga, Malaysia.

Thao, D. (2018). Heatwave as a new norm in Vietnam: Rising risks of heatwaves in Asia. Issue 174.

Thao, D. (2018). Book Review ‘ Henly, D. (2015). Asia – Africa Development Divergence: A Question of Intent. Zed books ’. Journal of Social Sciences. Issue 4. Volumne 236. Southern Institute of Social Sciences, Vietnam.

Thao, D. and Mihir, B. (2017). Role of cities in achieving national climate change mitigation and adaptation. Issue 160.

Thao, D. and Vishal, P. (2017). Poor sanitation and lack of access to clean water as multiplier of flood impact. Issue 161.

Thao, D. (2017). Will Vietnam democratize? In: Conference Democracy at a Turning Point? Current issues and potential alternatives, University of Zagreb, Croatia. In: 3rd International Conference on Public Policy, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy (NUS), Singapore.

Thao, D. (2016). Can an authoritarian regime represent its people? The case of Vietnam. SayForDevelopment.

Thao, D. (2016). The future role of civil society in Vietnam in 2030. In: Chevening Conference Global Ambitions, University of Birmingham, UK. In: International Development Undergraduate Conference, University of East London, UK.

Truong, B., Moore, D., Nuong, N., and Thao, D. (2015). Measuring the Effectiveness of Vietnam’s National Action Plan to Increase Helmet Use among Child Motorcycle Passengers in Three Major Cities. In: Conference of ASEAN Road Safety 2015, Malaysia.