UNDP helps Da Nang build circular economy hub Business

UNDP helps Da Nang build circular economy hub

The Da Nang Business Incubator (DNES), in cooperation with the Accelerator Lab (AccLab) in Vietnam, which is also part of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) global network of 90 AccLabs, has launched the Da Nang Circular Economy Hub and Boot Camp to support innovative projects in the city and central Vietnam.
Waste-to-power: A chance to deal with waste pollution Environment

Waste-to-power: A chance to deal with waste pollution

About 50,000 tonnes of waste are dumped into the environment every day, about 35,000 tonnes of which are dumped into urban areas. In order to address such a large volume of waste, it is necessary to issue priority policies on waste-to-power technology. ​
HCM City to change waste sorting method Environment

HCM City to change waste sorting method

The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Natural Resources and Environment plans to change the way solid waste is classified at source to suit treatment technologies, its chief has said.
HCM City approves three waste-to-energy projects Business

HCM City approves three waste-to-energy projects

The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee has approved the construction of three plants to generate electricity from waste using advanced technologies, and work on them will start in September and October, according to the municipal Department of Natural Resources and Environment.
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Over 2 bln USD to be poured into solid waste treatment

Around 44 trillion VND (over 2.3 billion USD) will be mobilised to build solid waste treatment plants nationwide between now and 2020, according to the Technical Infrastructure Department under the Ministry of Construction.