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Crafting a climate policy revolution

Op-Ed by UNDP Resident Representative in Viet Nam Caitlin Wiesen, as published on the Viet Nam Investment Review, in the lead up to the Climate Action Summit in New York  


Adapting the Mekong Delta for a green future

Op-Ed by UNDP Resident Representative in Viet Nam Caitlin Wiesen, as published on the Viet Nam Investment Review  


Deputy Regional Director of UNDP in Asia and the Pacific and Resident Representative of UNDP Viet Nam pay a working visit to the Non-Fired Brick Project

On 5 April 2019 in Hai Phong city, Ms. Valerie Cliff - Deputy Regional Director of United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Asia and the Pacific and Ms. Caitlin Wiesen - Resident Representative…  


Việt Nam embraces opportunities to be renewable viable

In 2010, Prime Ministry approved the national programme on developing non-fired construction materials by 2020. United Nations Development Programme in Việt Nam and Global Environment Fund have…  


British-funded dengue forecasting system in Vietnam aims to curb mosquito-borne virus

As published in The Telegraph on 20 March 2019. A British consortium funded by the UK Space Agency on Tuesday launched a pioneering dengue forecasting system in Vietnam, in the hope of curbing the…  


Satellite-based forecasting system launched to fight dengue fever

A dengue fever forecasting Model Satellite-based system (D-MOSS) was launched yesterday in Hà Nội following a joint effort by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the World Health…  


Climate actions will usher in opportunities

Op-Ed by UNDP Assistant Resident Representative and team leader of Climate Change and Environment Dao Xuan Lai, as published on the Viet Nam Investment Review  


1,100 storm-resilient houses built by GCF

Nearly 1,100 storm-resilient houses were constructed in 2018 in seven provinces under the framework of the ‘Improving the resilience of vulnerable coastal communities to climate change–related impacts…  


More than 100 safe houses handed over to poor families affected by typhoon Damrey

As published in Reliefweb.int on 16/1/2019. The United Nations Development Program (UNDP), the Vietnam Disaster Management Authority (VNDMA) under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development,…  


Vietnam takes full turn to renewables by 2050

Op-Ed by UNDP Assistant Resident Representative and team leader of Climate Change and Environment Dao Xuan Lai, as published on the Viet Nam Investment Review. Vietnam has significant potential to…  

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