In the morning of January 11, 1818, the Political Academy of Region II (Institute II) organized a ceremony to launch the emulation movement and deploy the task in 2018.

The Academy of Politics Region II was founded in 1949. Its forerunner was the Southern Party School (Truong Chinh School). The academy is a training centre for key leaders and management officials and political theory and public administration researchers of the Party and the State as well as officials of socio-political organizations at district level and higher levels.