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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…  


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…  


Escaping poverty via breed initiative

43-year-old Trinh Van Hoan, wakes up early to walk to his family’s two-hectare pond, at which he will continue to raise black tiger shrimp and tilapias. In recent weeks he has been renovating the pond…  



Lessons Learned from Pilot Projects Working with Women Informal Waste Workers in Viet Nam

The EU-BMZ 'Rethinking Plastics' project and UNDP Viet Nam co-hosted a workshop on “Lessons Learned from Pilot Projects Working with Women Informal Waste Workers in Viet Nam.” The workshop highlighted…  



KOICA and central provinces renewed cooperation in mine action and rural development

The Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) signed joint agreement with the People Committees of Thua Thien – Hue, Quang Ngai, and Binh Dinh provinces on the Korea – Viet Nam Peace Village…  


Việt Nam must scale-up budget for climate change adaptation

Việt Nam increased its public expenditure for climate change in 2016-2020, however, more investment is needed to address climate risks and to mobilise more support from international and private…  

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