Vietnam, Netherlands issue joint statement Politics

Vietnam, Netherlands issue joint statement

Vietnam and the Netherlands have issued a joint statement on the official visit to Vietnam by Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte on April 9 at the invitation of Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
More research needed for climate adaptation Environment

More research needed for climate adaptation

Climate change is the biggest challenge to Vietnam and the agricultural sector, and farmers and the poor are the most vulnerable. In response, a number of measures have been taken by the country to mitigate climate change.
ADB helps Vietnam develop green, resilient cities Society

ADB helps Vietnam develop green, resilient cities

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the provincial People’s Committees of Ha Giang, Vinh Phuc and Thua Thien-Hue on July 6 signed project agreements totaling 223.87 million USD for the Secondary Green Cities Development Project.
Tra Vinh: 6.2 mln USD to be spent on climate adaptation Society

Tra Vinh: 6.2 mln USD to be spent on climate adaptation

Nearly 143 billion VND (6.2 million USD) will be spent to help farmers in the Mekong Delta province of Tra Vinh promote production models against climate change in 2018 in the framework of the on-going project Adaptation to Climate Change in the Mekong Delta (AMD).
AusAID funds climate resilience programme in Quang Nam Environment

AusAID funds climate resilience programme in Quang Nam

A child-centred programme funded by the Australian Agency for International Development (AusAID) has got underway in central Quang Nam province with the aim of improving understanding and capacity of children and the community to adapt to climate change impacts.
Environment

Commune sets climate change example

Farmers in a commune in the Mekong delta province of Kien Giang have improved agricultural production after learning about climate change, scientists said at a conference held by the Mekong River Commission recently.
Business

VN, Netherlands deepen environmental cooperation

Vietnam is a delta country with which the Netherlands would especially like to cooperate in water resource management and addressing climate change, an official from the Netherlands said on Oct. 5.