Environment

Vietnam, Germany launch climate change project

The ‘Strategic mainstreaming of ecosystem-based adaptation in Vietnam’ project was launched in Hanoi on May 29 following a signing ceremony on execution agreement between the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MoNRE) and the German International Cooperation Agency (GIZ).
Environment

Conference discusses rural livelihoods at nature reserve

Solutions for the implementation of project “Life under a new climate: preparing rural livelihoods through ecosystem-based adaptation at Lang Sen Wetland Reserve” in the second half of 2013 were discussed at a July 19 meeting in the southern province of Long An.
Society

Ministry, NGOs ink climate MoU

The first memorandum of understanding on coping with climate change was signed on Nov. 18 between the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, Vietnamese Non-governmental Organisations and Climate Change (VNGO&CC) and the Climate Change Working Group (CCWG).