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Handover of solar-powered storm-resilient houses to poor people on Ly Son Island

The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) and the Red Cross Society of Quang Ngai Province handed over ten solar-powered storm-resilient houses to poor households severely affected by the historic…  


Handover of storm- and flood- resilient houses for 39 poor households in Le Thuy district

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the Department of Planning and Investment (DPI) of Quang Binh province, and World Share handed over 39 newly built storm- and flood-resilient houses to…  


Awards Ceremony of the Press Award in Mitigating Marine Plastic Debris

The Awards Ceremony honouring excellent authors and their winning entries to the Press Award in Mitigating Marine Plastic Debris was held on 10 December 2021 at the Voice of Viet Nam (VOV) Theater.  


Q&A on Viet Nam's implementation of Human Rights

On the Human Rights Day 2021, UNDP Resident Representative in Viet Nam Caitlin Wiesen provides insights into Viet Nam's implementation of human rights  


Viet Nam and Development Partners agree to work together to support new climate commitments

On 7 December 2021, the British Embassy in Hanoi, the Vietnam Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE), and the United Nations Development Programme in Vietnam co-organised a Workshop…  


Marine plastic waste an urgent issue in coastal Việt Nam

Việt Nam needs to carry out practical measures to manage and reduce marine plastic waste to ensure sustainable development of the fishery industry, according to experts at a workshop held in Hà Nội…  


Promoting a Circular Economy for Plastic Waste Management in Viet Nam’s Fishery Sector

The Viet Nam Institute of Fisheries, Economics and Planning (VIFEP) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Viet Nam have organised a workshop entitled “Reducing Plastic Waste in the…  


UNDP impressed with PM’s statement at COP26

The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) is very impressed with the Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh’s statement at the 26th UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26), which encourages…  


Consultation workshop held on blue economy scenarios for Viet Nam

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the General Administration of Seas and Islands of Viet Nam (VASI) held a consultation workshop based on a report on blue economy scenarios for Viet…  


Binh Dinh: The story of "mid-wives" of sea turtles

Recently, in the fishing village of Nhon Hai commune, Quy Nhon city, villagers and local authorities have been very happy and heartened to see female sea turtles coming ashore to lay their eggs and…  

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