World

WB aids forest management, renewable energy

The World Bank (WB) accelerates the deployment of two projects worth a total of 700 million USD to boost forest management and develop renewable energy in low income countries.
Society

Forest programmes on track, says official

Vietnam has poured an increasing sum into forest projects which include social security measures, thus better protecting forest resources and the people, said a senior official.
Society

Norway sponsors UN-REDD programme in Vietnam

The Norwegian Government will sponsor the implementation of the UN Collaborative Programme on Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation in Developing Countries (UN-REDD) in Vietnam.