VGP - The UNDP commends the Vietnamese Government’s admirable efforts and unwavering commitment to realizing the ambitious goal of net-zero emissions by 2050 as well as the efforts to build adaptation capacity across the country.
VGP - An international workshop themed "Leveraging Plural Values of Mangroves for Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation Goals" took place in Hue city of the central province of Thua Thien-Hue on November 21.
VGP - The International Finance Corporation (IFC)’s total commitments in Viet Nam reached close to US$1.9 billion in the fiscal year 2023, of which US$520 million was long-term finance.
VGP - Australian Foreign Minister Penny Wong announced a new support package worth AUD94.5 million for climate change adaption in the Mekong Delta in the 2023-2024 period.
VGP - A total of 121 climate-resilient ponds have been built to improve water security and safeguard the livelihoods of smallholder farmers in the Central Highlands and South Central Coast Regions of Viet Nam.
VGP - UNICEF is calling for urgent action from governments, businesses and donors, to invest in building climate-smart social services including education, healthcare and water supply and sanitation, early warning systems, and climate-responsive social protection such as cash transfers.
VGP - The International Finance Corporation (IFC) has developed Building Resilience Index (BRI) to help local developers improve the resilience of buildings in Viet Nam.
VGP - Deputy Prime Minister Tran Hong Ha on Wednesday hosted a reception for UK Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Thérèse Coffey who is on a two-day working visit to Viet Nam.
VGP - Leaders from Viet Nam and the International Partners Group, including the European Union, the United Kingdom, France, Germany, the U.S., Italy, Canada, Japan, Norway and Denmark on Wednesday agreed a bold Just Energy Transition Partnership (JETP).
VGP - Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh stressed the need to have a global and people-centered approach and strengthen international solidarity and multilateralism, with the United Nations playing the central role, in responding to climate change.