Viet Nam Sixth National Report to the United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity

MONRE– In 2018, MONRE cooperated with relevant agencies to develop the 6th National Report (NR) for the period from 2014 to 2018. The NR6 describes many activities and initiatives implemented at the national, provincial and local levels by national and local authorities, non-governmental organizations, community and private sector. The report shows good progress in reporting, […]

Vietnam funds billions Dong for environment protection

MONRE – In recent years, Vietnam Environment Protection Fund has provided financial support to hundreds of environmental protection projects with the amount of more than VND 2,500 billion. In the period of 2019-2021, VEPF will continue to serve the targeted and key programs of the Government and the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, including: […]

A national conference on solid waste management planned to hold in September 2019

MONRE – It is expected that the conference will be chaired by the Prime Minister, with the participation of 300 delegates from related ministries and agencies. Based on the results of the Conference, MONRE will draft a “Directive on urgent and long-term solutions to strengthen solid waste management” to submit to the Prime Minister for issuance; […]

Develop environmental plans

Vietnam Environment Administration completed the draft to submit to the Prime Minister for approving the task of making 3 planning: National environmental protection planning; Master plan on biodiversity conservation and National master plan on environmental monitoring in 2021 – 2030 period, with a vision to 2050.   >>>

Speeding up the Building of Data Center in the Mekong River Delta

The project “Mekong Delta Integrated Climate Resilience and Sustainable Livelihoods” led by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment is working hard now on building Mekong Delta data base, a very important tast for the successful implementation of Resolution 120/NQ-CP on Sustainable Development of the Mekong Delta. The Project Management Board will continue to coordinate […]

Kiên Giang widens efficient rice farming, aquaculture models

VNNews – The Cửu Long (Mekong) Delta province of Kiên Giang has expanded its most efficient rice and aquatic species farming models in the last two years. Many farmers have switched from growing rice, in case of low yields, to breeding aquatic species. They have also expanded the model of rotating between rice in the rainy […]