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Launch of new Climate Business Index

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) have launched a new Climate Business Index (CBI). This initiative is developed under the UNDP’s global…  


New ASEAN-wide Ending Plastic Pollution Innovation Challenge (EPPIC) launched

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the Vietnamese Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE), the Viet Nam Administration of Sea and Islands (VASI), the Norwegian Ministry of…  


Japan and UNDP provide basic requirements for prevention of COVID-19 to poor households in Southern Region

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Embassy of Japan in Ha Noi announced the provision of basic support to poor and vulnerable households in Ninh Thuan, Binh Thuan and Ca Mau…  


Norway, Quang Ninh, and UNDP join forces to tackle waste and plastic pollution

On the occasion of World Oceans Day, the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (Norad), the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the Quang…  


Enhancing quality and production capacity of PPE and support the export of PPE to respond to COVID-19

A workshop was organized in Ho Chi Minh City to support enterprises to understand better the requirements of relevant standards and technical regulations for higher compliance, quality assurance and…  



PAPI 2019 Launch

New PAPI Report highlights that the country made encouraging progress in governance and public administration performance to address citizens’ needs in the past year and delivers key insights into a…  


Online Hackathon Hack Co Vy

Joining hands with the innovation movement around the world to fight COVID-19 related challenges, UNDP in Viet Nam, AngelHack and the Hanoi Youth Union partner to launch the virtual hackathon “HACK…  


UNDP supports Viet Nam in COVID-19 fight

UNDP has donated 20,000 high quality surgical masks to Viet Nam’s Ministry of Health to help protect healthcare workers on the frontlines. This is part of the UNDP’s response to support the Viet Nam’s…  


Green Climate Fund approves US$30.2 million towards climate-resilient development in Viet Nam

11 March 2020, Geneva, Switzerland – At its 25th Board Meeting, the Green Climate Fund approved US$30.2 million in funding for a new project that will address water insecurity issues and support…  

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