Tien Giang plans to repair geotube sea dyke Society

Tien Giang plans to repair geotube sea dyke

The use of geotubes to protect the Go Cong Dong sea dyke in southern Tien Giang province’s Go Cong Dong district has achieved positive results after two years of implementation, but some of the geotubes have broken, according to local authorities.
Tra Vinh to invest 1.5 million USD in resettlement project Society

Tra Vinh to invest 1.5 million USD in resettlement project

The southern province of Tra Vinh People’s Committee has decided to invest 35 billion VND (1.5 million USD) in implementing a resettlement project for people affected by landslides in Cau Ngang town and Thuan Hoa commune, Cau Ngang district.
Quang Tri develops mangrove forests Environment

Quang Tri develops mangrove forests

The central province of Quang Tri is focusing on protecting and developing coastal and estuary mangrove forests in order to safeguard dykes, production land, and residential areas amid negative impacts of climate change.
Thua Thien –Hue builds coastal zone management capacity Environment

Thua Thien –Hue builds coastal zone management capacity

The coastal zone in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue has a 128km-long coastline along the East Sea, which includes more than 20km of stone mountain stretching from Lang Co estuary to Son Tra peninsula, and 70km of the Tam Giang-Cau Hai lagoon system with a total area of 22,000 ha.
Design competition in honour of Earth Hour Society

Design competition in honour of Earth Hour

The competition “Turn off the lights, turn on the ideas”, now in its sixth year, will begin in Hanoi on January 15 in response to the Earth Hour 2015 campaign slated for March 28.
Mangrove forest protects residents Environment

Mangrove forest protects residents

Hundreds of local households near the Ru Cha mangrove forest in central Thua Thien-Hue province's Huong Phong commune have benefited since 2012 from a two-year project to plant about 23,000 mangrove trees.
Ca Mau Cape - south end of the S-shaped land Society

Ca Mau Cape - south end of the S-shaped land

Located in the south end of Vietnam, Ca Mau Cape in Ca Mau province is a place that every Vietnamese aspires to travel to at least once in their life. Besides the symbolic meaning, the attraction of Ca Mau Cape lies in its staggering beauty.
Students plant mangrove trees in Ha Long Bay Environment

Students plant mangrove trees in Ha Long Bay

More than 50 Vietnamese and Japanese volunteer students took part in planting 1,500 mangrove trees and aegiceras around Dau Go cave of Ha Long Bay in the northern province of Quang Ninh province on July 15.