Hau Giang fosters forest development Environment

Hau Giang fosters forest development

Hau Giang province has undertaken efforts to develop thousands of hectares of forests in areas prone to salinity intrusion such as Long My and Vi Thuy districts, Nga Bay town, and Vi Thanh city.
Hau Giang invests 81 mln USD for irrigation work Society

Hau Giang invests 81 mln USD for irrigation work

The Mekong Delta province of Hau Giang has decided to spend over 18 trillion VND (81 million USD) on building irrigation facilities to serve agricultural production and salinity intrusion prevention
Mekong delta faces drought, salinity Environment

Mekong delta faces drought, salinity

The ongoing drought has seriously affected farms and households in the Mekong Delta, causing water shortages for thousands of families in the provinces of Kien Giang, Ca Mau, Ben Tre and Tien Giang.
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Community key to fighting climate-change

Integration of climate-change adaption strategies into policy development, especially at the community level, is needed to cope with weather changes in Vietnam's coastal areas, speakers urged at a workshop held in Can Gio last week.
Mekong Delta faces water shortage, salination Environment

Mekong Delta faces water shortage, salination

The Mekong Delta faces a possible shortage of freshwater for next year's rice crops due to drought and a worsening of saltwater intrusion in the coming dry season, according to the Southern Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting.