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Vietnam Environment Administration

Pregnancy screening to detect signs of AO

Health

Pregnancy screening to detect signs of AO

Prenatal diagnosis measures for Agent Orange/dioxin victims should receive more investment to minimise the number of babies born with deformities, experts said at a conference to tackle the issue in dioxin-contaminated hotspots on January 11.

Nation faces solid waste problem

Environment

Nation faces solid waste problem

Vietnam needs to adopt more environmentally-friendly ways of managing and disposing of solid waste, which is forecast to continue increasing due to the country's continued rapid industrialisation and urbanisation.

Environmental governance project expands

Environment

Environmental governance project expands

Vietnam Environment Administration (VEA) and Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA) held a meeting in Hanoi on Apr. 26 to assess results of a project called, “Vietnam Provincial Environment Governance” (VPEG).

PM discusses environment cooperation with RoK

Politics

PM discusses environment cooperation with RoK

Vietnam hopes to co-operate with the Republic of Korea (RoK) in human resource training and to receive support from the country in coping with climate change and sea level rise, said Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung.

Growing threat to biodiversity

Environment

Growing threat to biodiversity

Biodiversity and the natural environment in central Vietnam are being increasingly degraded due to economic development, according to a recent study by the Vietnam Environment Administration's Biodiversity Conservation Department.