Vietnam accelerates implementation of sustainable development goals Society

Vietnam accelerates implementation of sustainable development goals

The National Assembly (NA) of Vietnam coordinated with the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) to hold a meeting in the central city of Da Nang on December 18 on realising challenges posed for Vietnam in the implementation of sustainable development goals (SDGs).
Can Tho prepares for APEC week on food security Society

Can Tho prepares for APEC week on food security

Can Tho has finalised a coordination plan on the hosting of the APEC week on food security and high-level dialogue on food security and sustainable agriculture development in response to climate change.
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US-funded agriculture project helps Quang Tri farmers

Over 700 households across four districts in the central province of Quang Tri, one plagued by unexploded ordnance (UXO) left over from the war, have benefitted from a sustainable agriculture development project funded by the US’s non-governmental organisation the Roots of Peace (ROP).
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WEF talks agricultural visions in Southeast Asia

Officials to the World Economic Forum (WEF) on East Asia 2010 on June 6 discussed new visions for agriculture in Southeast Asia amidst a forecast of a 40 percent drop in the region’s rice and wheat output in 2050 due to climate change.