Youth4Climate Initiative launched in Vietnam Environment

Youth4Climate Initiative launched in Vietnam

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Vietnam, the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE), and the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union (HCMCYU) co-organised the Youth4Climate Conference, which marked the kick-off of the Youth4Climate Initiative in Vietnam.
Vietnam proactive in cutting GHG emissions: Deputy PM Environment

Vietnam proactive in cutting GHG emissions: Deputy PM

Vietnam has been a proactive and responsible nation, committed to reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, said Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung during a reception for Chairman of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Hoesung Lee in Hanoi on October 10.
Politics

New advisory council established for climate change committee

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE) launched an Advisory Council for the National Committee on Climate Change on January 22, bringing together leading Vietnamese scientists in areas related to climate change assessment and relief and greenhouse gas emissions reduction.
Society

Vietnam in Extreme Climate Change Spotlight

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment has announced updated details on climate change, extreme weather and rising sea level scenarios with data from 2009 to 2012, according to Minister Nguyen Minh Quang.
World

Asian lawmakers talk climate, population, in Laos

About 100 parliamentarians and experts from Asian countries on April 25-26 gathered in the Lao capital city of Vientiane for the 26th Asian Parliamentarians’ Meeting on Population and Development.