Andrew Wells-Dang is an international specialist on civil society, networks and governance. He has lived and worked the greater part of the past two decades in Viet Nam. He currently works as the Senior Expert, Vietnam at U.S. Institute of Peace Washington, DC. Andrew received his PhD from the University of Birmingham (UK). He is the author of the book Civil Society Networks In China and Vietnam. Andrew lives with his wife Giang and their two children in Virginia.