Tuyen Quang tightens protection of wildlife Videos

Tuyen Quang tightens protection of wildlife

The northern mountainous province of Tuyen Quang boasts more than 233,000 hectares of forests and a host of wildlife, 18 of which are in the Vietnam Red Book of endangered species and 15 in the World Red Book.
ASEAN Heritage Parks of Vietnam Society

ASEAN Heritage Parks of Vietnam

ASEAN Heritage Parks (AHPs) represent the efforts of ASEAN member states to conserve biodiversity and promote tourism in the region. With 10 ASEAN heritage parks, Vietnam is home to the highest number of such parks in the region.
Deputy PM orders tightening control of use of forest Environment

Deputy PM orders tightening control of use of forest

Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has ordered tightening the control of changes in the use of forests while strictly enforcing the closure of natural forests at a conference of the steering committee for sustainable development of the forestry sector.
Agriculture ministry, IUCN work to protect saola Environment

Agriculture ministry, IUCN work to protect saola

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) and the International Union for the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN) signed a cooperation agreement in Hanoi on March 28 on the building of a protection and breeding programme for the saola, one of the rarest and most threatened mammals on the planet.
Biodiversity corridor to be built in central provinces Environment

Biodiversity corridor to be built in central provinces

The second stage of a pilot project in the central provinces of Quang Nam, Quang Tri, and Thua Thien-Hue will create a biodiversity-preservation corridor in order to restore and maintain the connectivity of the ecological system spanning Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia.