UNDP: Vietnam moves toward safely living with COVID-19 Society

UNDP: Vietnam moves toward safely living with COVID-19

Countries around the world are moving from living in zero COVID-19 to living safely with it and Vietnam is no exception, said Patrick Haverman, Deputy Resident Representative of the UN Development Programme (UNDP) in Vietnam.
 GEF-funded project proves effective Environment

GEF-funded project proves effective

The “Energy Efficiency Improvement in Commercial and High-Rise Residential Buildings in Vietnam” (EECB) project is expected to complete some of its commitments in 2021.
UNDP vows to accompany Vietnam in development process Business

UNDP vows to accompany Vietnam in development process

Resident Representative of the UN Development Programme (UNDP) in Vietnam Caitlin Wiesen promised to closely coordinate with and contribute to the building and implementation of socio-economic development strategies and plans of Vietnam in a recent interview with the Vietnam News Agency (VNA).
Vietnam’s GDP forecast to expand 6.72 percent in 2021 Business

Vietnam’s GDP forecast to expand 6.72 percent in 2021

Vietnam’s gross domestic product (GDP) growth is forecast to reach 6.72 percent this year in an optimistic scenario where the global economy recovers faster than expectations and production becomes more stable in 2021, according to a joint report released by the National Centre for Socio-Economic Information and Forecasting (NCIF) and the UN Development Programme (UNDP) in Vietnam.
Workshop seeks measures to improve access to e-public services Business

Workshop seeks measures to improve access to e-public services

The National e-Services Portal is set to provide more level-3 and level-4 e-public services to people and businesses in the near future, as part of Vietnam’s efforts to make public service delivery more transparent with less time taken, lower compliance costs, and less petty corruption, an official said on July 10.
UNDP assists Mekong Delta in drought response efforts Environment

UNDP assists Mekong Delta in drought response efforts

The UN Development Programme (UNDP) and the Partnership for Disaster Risk Reduction under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) signed an agreement on March 17 to support the Mekong Delta’s response to drought and saltwater intrusion.
Vietnam, UNDP share experience in SDGs audit Politics

Vietnam, UNDP share experience in SDGs audit

Auditor General of the State Audit Office of Vietnam (SAV) Ho Duc Phoc on August 30 met with officials of the UN Development Programme (UNDP) in New York to exchange experience in auditing Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and discuss cooperation possibility.
NA Chairwoman hosts IPU Secretary General Politics

NA Chairwoman hosts IPU Secretary General

National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan hosted a reception for Secretary General of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Martin Chungon on the sidelines of a conference themed “The National Assembly and the sustainable development goals” held in the central coastal city of Da Nang on December 17.