Vietnam’s Prime Minister on Dec. 5 approved the establishment of a delegation to negotiate with the World Bank (WB) about a donor agreement and relevant legal documents relating to a loan for development policy on climate change.

The delegation will be led by Doan Hoai Anh, Deputy Head of the International Cooperation Department under the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV).

It includes representatives from the Government Office, the State President Office and the Ministries of Natural Resources and Environment, Planning and Investment, Finance, Foreign Affairs, Agriculture and Rural Development, Industry and Trade and SBV.

They were asked to report to the PM after concluding the negotiation.

Earlier, the PM approved the first loan for development policy on climate change by the WB, to fund the Support Programme to Respond to Climate Change./.