On 4th January, the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE) announced the first report on National Climate Assessment. The report provides basic information about the characteristics, status, extent of climate change, extreme climate, trend and impacts of climate change, and assessment of the appropriateness and extent of the use of climate change scenarios and effectiveness of climate change response activities in Vietnam.
The report is implemented following Decision 1670/QĐ-TTg released in 2017 on the target program to for climate change adaptation and green growth for 2016 – 2020. The report will be updated periodically under the regulation stipulated in the Law on Hydrometeorology.
The report is available here.
Sources & further information: “Bộ TN&MT: Công bố Báo cáo Đánh giá khí hậu quốc gia” at https://monre.gov.vn, “Bộ Tài nguyên và Môi trường công bố Báo cáo Đánh giá khí hậu quốc gia” at http://kttvqg.gov.vn, and “Lần đầu công bố Báo cáo Đánh giá khí hậu quốc gia” at https://baotainguyenmoitruong.vn, accessed on 6 January 2022.