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Vietnam deems climate change adaptation mandatory for survival: official Vietnam deems climate change adaptation mandatory for survival: official
Sep 06 2018

Vietnam is a country vulnerable to the effects of climate change and as such, it considers adaptation a mandatory requirement to survive, said an official of the Ministry of Natural Resources and...

Delta turns to tech to fight climate change Delta turns to tech to fight climate change
Jul 31 2018

Experts have urged authorities in the Cửu Long (Mekong) Delta region to use cutting-edge technologies to restructure the agricultural sector in the face of climate change.

Erosion incidents increase in Mekong Delta Erosion incidents increase in Mekong Delta
Jul 30 2018

The amount of silt and sediment flowing down the Cửu Long (Mekong) Delta has been decreasing, while the erosion of riverbanks and coastlines around the area is becoming more serious.

Tràm Chim park needs better water, fire management to conserve eco-system: experts Tràm Chim park needs better water, fire management to conserve eco-system: experts
Jul 24 2018

Proper management of water and fires at the Tràm Chim National Park in Đồng Tháp Province holds the key to preserving the Ramsar site’s eco-system, experts have said.

More efforts from community help resolve rubbish problems More efforts from community help resolve rubbish problems
Jul 19 2018

I’ve worked as a reporter for almost 10 years, and I’ve interviewed many people during the years, from all walks of life, from top political and business leaders to normal labourers.

Training launched to improve Vietnam’s handling of cases involving protected wildlife Training launched to improve Vietnam’s handling of cases involving protected wildlife
Jul 13 2018

Vietnam’s judicial staff at all levels are being provided with professional training aimed at improving their capacity in handling cases related to crimes against protected wildlife.

Nearly 57,000ha of alternative forests planted across Vietnam Nearly 57,000ha of alternative forests planted across Vietnam
Jul 12 2018

Nearly 57,000 hectares of alternative forests were planted across Vietnam as of June 30, equal to 84 percent of the total area needed to be grown after forest land had been shifted to other purposes.

US$4.1 billion pledged to address global environmental issues at GEF US$4.1 billion pledged to address global environmental issues at GEF
Jul 06 2018

Twenty-nine countries pledged a total financial package of US$4.1 billion to fund a number of projects over the next four years to deal with global environmental issues.

Sixth GEF Assembly opens in Da Nang Sixth GEF Assembly opens in Da Nang
Jun 28 2018

The 6th Global Environment Facility (GEF) Assembly officially opened in the central city of Da Nang on June 27.

WB-funded project helps renewable energy development in Vietnam WB-funded project helps renewable energy development in Vietnam
Jun 22 2018

The Renewable Energy Development Project (REDP) has helped dozens of projects and training establishments improve investment and construction capacity and train human resources in the field of...

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