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Vietnam and the race against climate change

Environment

Vietnam and the race against climate change

Vietnam has experienced unusual weather developments with higher numbers of storms and low pressures this year, which is dubbed as the Pacific typhoon season - an event in which tropical cyclones form in the west of the Pacific Ocean.

Germany offers Can Tho a breath of fresh air

Environment

Germany offers Can Tho a breath of fresh air

The German International Cooperation (GIZ) organisation will carry out a programme in the southern city of Can Tho to finalise an action plan on air issues, thus improving the living conditions of local people and facilitating better management of the city’s polluted environment.

Agricultural sector focuses on climate change

Society

Agricultural sector focuses on climate change

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) will spend nearly 9.5 billion VND (430,000 USD) implementing a national programme on climate change in 2011 in order to ensure sustainable agricultural production and national food security.