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Deputy Regional Director of UNDP in Asia and the Pacific and Resident Representative of UNDP Viet Nam pay a working visit to the Non-Fired Brick Project

On 5 April 2019 in Hai Phong city, Ms. Valerie Cliff - Deputy Regional Director of United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Asia and the Pacific and Ms. Caitlin Wiesen - Resident Representative…  


Việt Nam embraces opportunities to be renewable viable

In 2010, Prime Ministry approved the national programme on developing non-fired construction materials by 2020. United Nations Development Programme in Việt Nam and Global Environment Fund have…  


Satellite-based forecasting system launched to fight dengue fever

A dengue fever forecasting Model Satellite-based system (D-MOSS) was launched yesterday in Hà Nội following a joint effort by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the World Health…  


British-funded dengue forecasting system in Vietnam aims to curb mosquito-borne virus

A British consortium funded by the UK Space Agency on Tuesday launched a pioneering dengue forecasting system in Vietnam, in the hope of curbing the spread of the deadly mosquito-borne disease that…  



1,100 storm-resilient houses built by GCF



Vietnam takes full turn to renewables by 2050

Vietnam has significant potential to exploit its renewable energy resources, such as solar photovoltaic, wind, biomass, and hydropower, which can be harnessed to support sustainable growth in the…  


UN funds give poor residents disaster-resistant houses

Nguyễn Hùng, a paralysed lottery ticket seller in the central province of Thừa Thiên-Huế, has finally got his dream house. Part of funding for construction came from a housing programme run by the…  

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