Competition seeks ideas to mitigate climate change impacts Society

Competition seeks ideas to mitigate climate change impacts

A competition for Vietnamese students was launched in Hanoi on October 12 to seek innovative communication solutions to mitigate the impacts of natural disasters and climate change, in response to International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction (October 13).
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.
Vaccination - first priority to reopen economy: UNDP official Society

Vaccination - first priority to reopen economy: UNDP official

Vietnam is doing good in implementing flexible measures to control the Covid-19 pandemic, Patrick Haverman, UNDP Viet Nam Deputy Resident Representative told reporter of the Vietnam News Agency on October 6 while giving recommendations for Vietnam’s opening up in the coming time.
UNDP announces report on pandemic impacts on vulnerable households  Society

UNDP announces report on pandemic impacts on vulnerable households

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) held a teleconference in Hanoi on September 24 to announce a report assessing COVID-19’s socio-economic impacts on vulnerable households in Vietnam, and another on the design and implementation of the Government’s second support package for those hit by the pandemic.
ASEAN, UN review progress of cooperation projects World

ASEAN, UN review progress of cooperation projects

Ambassador Nguyen Hai Bang, Vietnam’s Permanent Representative to ASEAN, on September 1 attended the virtual Interface between the Committee of Permanent Representatives to ASEAN (CPR) and the United Nations (UN) Delegation.
Youth Digital Citizen Challenge 2021 contest launched Society

Youth Digital Citizen Challenge 2021 contest launched

The UN Development Programme (UNDP) in coordination with Hanoi Youth Union and Hanoi Youth Palace on July 15 launched a competition “Youth digital citizen challenge 2021” to engage young people in designing better digital solutions and services.