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Closing workshop of Viet Nam POPs and Sound Harmful Chemicals Management Project

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE), in collaboration with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), organised the closing workshop of the “Viet Nam Persistent Organic…  


First-ever assessment shows evidence of COVID-19 significant impact on vulnerable households and businesses

With a purposive sampling of more than 900 vulnerable households and 900 vulnerable household businesses, MSMEs in 58 out of 63 provinces across Viet Nam, the survey brings to the fore: (i) evidence…  


Australia and UNDP renew partnership to promote Good governance, Citizen participation and Responsive Institutions in Viet Nam

DFAT and UNDP have signed a Funding Agreement for Australia to make an additional contribution of AUD 9.7 million over four years (2021-2025) to the on-going programme “Viet Nam Provincial Governance…  


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…  

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