Germany funds forest biodiversity project in Thua Thien-Hue

The Federal Ministry for the Environment is funding EUR 1.8 million to conserve biodiversity and the forest ecosystem in Truong Son Mountain. This project is the second phase of the Carbi project (carbon and biodiversity), which was carried out from 2011-2014 with a grant of 2.3 million.   >>>

MONRE issued a Plan to unify the state management of solid waste

Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE) has just issued Decision No. 849/QD-BTNMT on the plan to implement Resolution No. 09/NQ-CP to ensure the integrated and unified State management of solid waste from central to local levels. Moreover, this Plan expects to create a positive change in solid waste management, especially for domestic solid waste, […]

Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment announced the groundwater map

On the occasion of World Water Day on March 22, the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE) announced and handed over a set of underground water resources maps with the scale of 1: 200,000 nationwide to localities. This is the first time Vietnam has obtained a comprehensive set of water resources maps across the […]

Meeting in Hanoi observes World Water Day 2019

On 23 March, in Hanoi, a meeting to mark the World Water Day 2019 and to open the International Water Week in Viet Nam was organized by MONRE in coordination with relevant agencies and international organizations. MONRE Minister Tran Hong Ha attended and addressed the meeting. Themed ‘Water for all – Leaving no one behind’, […]

Vietnamese – German Water Forum held in Hanoi

Vietnamese – German Water Forum was organised in Hanoi on March 19 by the Vietnam Water Supply and Sewerage Association (VWSA) and the German Water Partnership. The forum aims to introduce the environment, investment opportunities in the field of water supply, drainage and treatment in Hanoi in particular and Vietnam in general. Meanwhile the event also […]