Humankind had “mortgaged” its future with uncontrolled growth at the expense of the environment for far too long, experts agreed, and urged for the simultaneous pursuit of development and sustainability.
The project’s most significant achievements involved its support for the development of Việt Nam’s contribution to international climate change efforts in the form of its Nationally Determined Contribution (NDC) to the Paris Agreement, the deputy minister said.
Long An …not go through with two coal-fired thermopower plants in the province, opting to build a US$5 billion thermopower plant run on liquified natural gas (LNG), which supposedly produces less pollution and greenhouse gases, instead…
Vietnam News – Local authorities in the Mekong Delta are taking serious measures to prevent flooding caused by high tides during the annual flood season in the area. According to Nguyễn Hữu Thiện, an independent researcher on Mekong Delta ecology, an extensive system of dykes exist in the middle parts of the Delta such as Cần […]
The Ministry of Transport said that building a sea dyke connecting the coastal regions of Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu and Tiền Giang Province would disrupt the planning of seaports, inland waterways and coastal transport.
Sinking land in the Mekong Delta is causing a headache for the local administration. …Overexploitations of underground water, sea level rise as well as substandard drainage system are blamed for the situation,