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5K Message - Safety Shield against Disasters

UNDP and the National Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control have announced a 5K Message in case of emergency disasters.  


Viet Nam Circular Economy Hub

OPEN LETTER Development of the "Viet Nam Circular Economy Hub" Accelerating the Circular Economy in Viet Nam  


Culture of Business Integrity: Pathway to Sustainability and Success

The Online Business Forum - “Culture of Business Integrity: Pathway to Sustainability and Success”, by the Viet Nam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI), the UN Development Programme (UNDP), and…  


New UNDP studies recommend larger cash assistance program

UNDP launched two important reports “Rapid assessment of the Covid-19 Socio-economic Impact on Vulnerable Households in Viet Nam” and “Rapid Assessment of the Design and Implementation of the…  


Promote Green Chemistry in Viet Nam

The Viet Nam Chemicals Agency (Ministry of Industry and Trade) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) have recently organised a virtual workshop on “Review and integration of Green…  


Virtual Training Workshop on Strengthening Capacity on Design Appraisal and Acceptance of Energy Efficient Buildings

The “Energy Efficiency Improvement in Commercial and High-rise Residential Buildings in Viet Nam” Project (EECB Project) held a virtual training workshop on September 7-8, 2021, with the participation…  


Development and investment should consider dual risks from natural disasters and epidemics

Disasters and epidemics do not discriminate and impact everyone: Floods and storms of 2020 impacted central provinces of Viet Nam, but poor households, elderly, children, people with disabilities and…  


100 days till COP26:

Our first Special Report ''Youth for Climate Action in Vietnam" submitted to COP26 President-Designate. What’s next from Vietnamese youth?  


Launching Youth digital citizen challenge 2021

With a view to tapping into the innovative potential of young people and the power of technology “Youth Digital Citizen Challenge 2021” encouraged young people to “Create a solution package,…  


The pivotal role of risk information in socio-economic development planning

Viet Nam is among the countries considered to be most at risk from climate change and disasters globally, and in recent years has been experiencing their impacts with increasing frequency and…  

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