Ongoing Projects

The FONA framework program – Research for Sustainable Development – enables German-Vietnamese working groups to carry out research on various issues in Vietnam.

The projects currently underway on the German side are funded primarily via the CLIENT II funding guidelines, as well as the WAVE and Sustainable Development of Urban Regions funding guidelines, respectively.



Ecosystem-based approaches to flood risk management for sustainable urban development in Central Vietnam

Green City Lab Hue

Strengthening the climate resilience of urban regions in Central Vietnam through nature-based solutions and expansion of green-blue infrastructures


Novel Catalyst Systems from Residues for Use of Fossil and Biogenic Resources in Oil Refinery


Combination of solar power generation and aquaculture conservation for dual land use