Nha Trang city in the central coastal province of Khanh Hoa will host the 2011 Sea and Island Week from June 6-8.

The event will see the participation of Party and State leaders, representatives of the embassies of Japan , Thailand , Australia and Denmark , international organisations including UNESCO, WB, UNDP and 28 coastal cities and provinces in the country.

Activities to mark World Environment Day (June 5) and World Ocean Day (June 8) will be held during the week.

The second sea-based economic conference and a forum on Vietnam ’s sea brand name will also be on the highlights of the event’s agenda./.