UNESCO chief representative honoured with insignia Society

UNESCO chief representative honoured with insignia

UNESCO chief representative in Vietnam Katherine Muller Marin has been honoured with an insignia for peace and friendship among nations, a distinction in recognition of her tireless efforts to preserve cultural heritage in the country.
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Cham towers receive due attention

The G Cham tower group, one of the eight tower groups within the UNESCO-recognised relic site in Duy Xuyen district, the central province of Quang Nam, has been upgraded over the past decade.

Nam Dinh community prepares for climate change

Five schools in Giao Thuy district in the northern province of Nam Dinh are raising the awareness of teachers and students about environmental protection, biodiversity preservation and climate change response, urging them to seek creative ideas for the cause.
Hue imperial relic complex enjoys anniversary Culture - Sports

Hue imperial relic complex enjoys anniversary

Thua Thien-Hue province needs to create an overall management plan for the Hue imperial relic complex that is in line with the local planning, ensuring harmony between development and preservation, Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has said.

War artefacts immortalise fallen soldiers

Receiving his mother's portrait from an Australian war veteran, 84-year-old Le Sang from Da Nang City had tears welling up in his eyes as if he had just seen his mother, Phan Thi Dien, in the flesh.
Conference talks sustainable tourism Travel

Conference talks sustainable tourism

The first ever annual responsible tourism conference was held in the capital city of Hanoi on November 2, discussing challenges on the path to achieve a sustainable growth for the tourism sector of Vietnam.

Communities key to conservation

Local communities must be involved in nature conservation within biosphere reserves and at World Natural Heritage Sites in Vietnam to ensure biodiversity is protected.