Effective production models respond to climate change

Due to the looming threat of climate change, the southern province of Bac Lieu recommended localities apply the sustainable integrated rice-shrimp model and farming system, combining the expansion of protection forest with the cultivation of shrimps and crabs.
ADB, AusAID help disaster risk management Environment

ADB, AusAID help disaster risk management

The Asia Development Bank (ADB) and the Australian Agency for International Development (AusAID) has provided 63.91 million USD for a project to improve the ability of communities in the southern provinces of Tien Giang and Dong Thap to respond to and recover from the negative impact of floods and droughts.

Experts praise irrigation systems

Well-developed irrigation systems in the Mekong Delta have played a key role in agricultural and fishery production and the ongoing shifting of the regions' economic structure, speakers pointed out at a Dec 11 conference in Can Tho.