Vietnam–Norway Joint Statement Politics

Vietnam–Norway Joint Statement

Vietnam and Norway issued a joint statement on the official visit to Norway by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc as well as agreements reached by the countries’ leaders during the visit.
Greenhouse gas emission reduction in north-central region talked Environment

Greenhouse gas emission reduction in north-central region talked

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development held a consultation seminar in the central province of Quang Tri on April 19 to discuss refining mechanisms on feedback and dealing with complaints under the Programme on Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD+) for the 2018-2025 period.
Finland helps Vietnam build forestry database Environment

Finland helps Vietnam build forestry database

Vietnam has set up a fully integrated forestry information database under a project funded by the Finnish Government, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) said at a recent conference in Hanoi.
Vietnam wants to promote social forestry in ASEAN: official Environment

Vietnam wants to promote social forestry in ASEAN: official

Vietnam wants to promote social forestry among member countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) to create favourable conditions for the involvement of private and non-governmental organisations, community and people in forestry activities, said a local official.
WB supports emission reduction programme in central region Environment

WB supports emission reduction programme in central region

The World Bank (WB)’s Carbon Finance Unit approved a resolution on supporting the Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD+) programme in central Vietnam in line with the results-based payments at a meeting in Paris on February 1.
FAO pledges continuous support for Vietnam Business

FAO pledges continuous support for Vietnam

The Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO) will continue accompanying Vietnam and supporting the country to implement underway programmes and projects, Assistant Director-General and FAO Regional Representative for Asia and the Pacific Kundhavi Kadiresan has said.
HCM City workshop discusses GHG emission Environment

HCM City workshop discusses GHG emission

Measures to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emission were the focus of a workshop held by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment and the Japan International Cooperation Agency on March 1. ​
Norway: A reliable partner for Asia World

Norway: A reliable partner for Asia

Norway supports the move towards closer regional cooperation in Asia, said Børge Brende, Foreign Minister of Norway in his recent article.
Binh Thuan launches REDD+ action plan Environment

Binh Thuan launches REDD+ action plan

Binh Thuan province on July 26 announced an action plan in realisation of the “Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation” (REDD+) initiative for the 2016-2020 period.