Ca Mau reports serious erosion in western sea dyke Environment

Ca Mau reports serious erosion in western sea dyke

Serious erosion has been spotted at many sections on the sea dykes along the western coast in the southernmost province of Ca Mau, posing threat to fields inside the dyke, said the province’s steering committee for natural disaster control and search and rescue on August 5.
Localities suffer great losses from natural disasters Society

Localities suffer great losses from natural disasters

The Central Steering Committee on Natural Disaster Prevention and Control’s Office on August 6 reported that so far, Storm Wipha has claimed 10 lives and left 11 people missing, destroyed 91 houses and caused great property losses.
Thanh Hoa approves 1.46 million USD for dyke repairs Environment

Thanh Hoa approves 1.46 million USD for dyke repairs

The People’s Committee of north central Thanh Hoa province has approved a 34.2 billion VND project (1.46 million USD) for repairs on the dyke system along Ma River, which has sustained serious damage after storms and flooding over recent years.
Mekong Delta farmers struggle with floods Society

Mekong Delta farmers struggle with floods

Farmers in Cuu Long (Mekong) Delta provinces are struggling to fight floodwaters caused by heavy rains, rising tides and water released in the wake of a dam breach in Laos.
Training course on dyke protection, flood prevention Environment

Training course on dyke protection, flood prevention

The General Department of Disaster Prevention and Control under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development held a training course on dyke protection techniques and flood prevention in the central coastal province of Nghe An on June 21.