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National Marine Spatial Planning Consultation

Vietnam has great potentials for the development of ocean economy, with 28 coastal provinces that are contributing to about 60 percent of the national GDP. The country however is faced with increasing…  


GROUND-BREAKING CONSTRUCTION OF STORM- AND FLOOD-RESILIENT HOUSES FOR 73 POOR HOUSEHOLDS

On the occasion of Viet Nam’s National Week for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the People's Committee of Quang Binh province, and World Share…  


International Conference on Sustainable Ocean Economy and Climate Change Adaptation

On the 12th and 13th of May 2022, in Ha Noi, relevant agencies of Vietnam (hosted by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment) and Norway (hosted by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs), with the…  


Blue economy towards sustainable development

The Vietnam Administration of Seas and Islands, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) organized the Launch of the ‘Blue Economy Scenarios…  


Latest study sheds light on COVID-19 impacts on quality of governance and public services

Dramatic spike in health and economic concerns as public governance challenges intensify in second year of COVID-19 pandemic  


Official Launch of 2021 PAPI Report

Opening remarks by Ms Caitlin Wiesen, UNDP Resident Representative in Viet Nam, at the Official Launch of 2021 PAPI Report  


Viet Nam to convene International Conference on Sustainable Ocean Economy and Climate Change Adaptation

The Government of Viet Nam, Norway and the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) will organize the International Conference on Sustainable Ocean Economy and Climate Change Adaptation “Solutions…  


New COVID-19 Adaptation Programme For Social Impact Businesses

The Agency of Enterprise Development (AED) under the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI), Global Affairs Canada (GAC), and the UN Development Programme (UNDP) jointly launched today the…  


Launch of “COVID-19 Adaptation Programme for SIB”, ISEE-COVID project

Opening remarks by Caitlin Wiesen, UNDP Resident Representative in Viet Nam at the launch of “COVID-19 Adaptation Programme for SIB”, ISEE-COVID project  


Consultation Workshop on Draft Viet Nam National Climate Change Strategy to 2050

Excellency Mr. Le Cong Thanh, Vice Minister, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment Excellency Mr. Shoda Yutaka, Vice Minister of Environment of the Government of Japan, Mr. Weert Börner,…  

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