On the morning of June 25, 2017, at the headquarters of the Hanoi Fatherland Front Committee, the Esperanto Association of Hanoi held the 5th congress for 2017-2022 term. The Congress was attended by Mr. Nguyen Van Loi – Executive Member of Esperanto Association of Vietnam, Mr. Can Viet Anh – Standing Vice Chairman of HAUFO, Mrs. Do Thi Toan – Chairwoman, former leaders and other members of the Association. At the congress, delegates were briefed on the operations of the Association in the fourth tenure from 2012 – 2015 and the plan for the fifth tenure from 2015 – 2017, collected comments on the draft of the report for the HAUFO’s congress and the results of the human resources consultancy of the HAUFO’s Executive Committee. An Executive Committee of nine members was elected for the fifth tenure with Mrs.Nguyen Thi Phuong Mai elected as a Chairwoman. The Congress also elected the list of twelve delegates to attend the 5th Congress of the HAUFO and listened to the guidance of the leaders of the Association of Vietnam and HAUFO. In the next term, the Association continues to promote the training for members, find new members, well manage its membership, diversify activities, and improve content, forms of activities for age. Therefore, members always love Esperanto and use it in communication with foreigners, gain their level to meet the demand. Besides, members actively participate in international and domestic events, especially activities for peace and friendship organized by HAUFO and the Esperanto Association of Vietnam, to welcome the 9th International Esperanto Congress of Asia (AK9) will take place in Da Nang in 2019.