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.


Master Plan for Bank Filtration for the Drinking Water Supply in Việt Nam


Climate-adapted material research for the socio-economic context in Việt Nam


Adaptation paths and integrative development in changing urban-rural systems


Strengthening urban regions for sustainable development - Đà Nẵng City and Quảng Nam Province


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

Green City Lab Hue

Nature-based solutions to strengthen the climate resilience of urban regions in Central Vietnam

KAWATECH Solutions

Technical solutions for karst water supply


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


Alternative sand production and risk reduction of dredging in Vietnam


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

ViWat Mekong

Adapted technologies for the sustainable protection of water and land resources in the Mekong Delta