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Hanoi (VNA) – The Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources is inviting entries from children, teenagers and youths across Vietnam for the Green Innovation Award (Sang tao xanh) that seeks ideas for natural resources and environmental protection.

Those aged 6-30 are invited to send ideas for efficient use of natural resources, protection of environment, response to climate change and sustainable development to the competition as part of an effort to raise public awareness, particularly among young people, of environmental issues.

Entries should focus on one or more issues regarding energy saving, environmentally-friendly products, biodiversity preservation, waste treatment and recycling, policy-related solutions, environmental education, IT application in natural resources and environmental management and protection.

All entries must be submitted before September 1.-VNA