Effective adaptation measures are important to sustainably developing aquaculture sector in the context of climate change, heard a conference held by the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) in collaboration with the Nha Trang University and the University of Tromso (Norway) on August 23.
The Mekong Delta needs to adjust to saltwater intrusion in the long term, as the ongoing drought and salt water encroachment are challenging response efforts, experts said.
(VOV) -The US Agency for International Development (USAID) has pledged to provide Vietnam with one of the latest state-of-the-art technical tools, aimed at assisting Vietnam best adapt and cope with climate change.
(VOV) -A seminar was organised in Hanoi on June 20 to discuss the negative impact caused by climate change and natural disasters on Vietnamese children.
A Mekong Delta project on sustainable rural development and climate change adaptation will start in Ben Tre province later this month, according to provincial officials.
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has agreed to a draft protocol between the Vietnamese and Luxembourg Governments concerning a project on local development and adaptation to climate change impact in central Thua Thien-Hue province.
(VOV) -Nordic Assistance to Vietnam (NAV) has granted about US$27,000 to the central province of Thua Thien-Hue to implement a project on climate change adaptation in 2013.
An international seminar was held in the central province of Binh Dinh on May 9 to seek ways to cope with natural disasters in the context of climate change in Asian cities.
(VOV) - Experts introduced solutions to climate change mitigation in Vietnam at an international conference held in Hanoi on December 1.
(VOV) - Nordic Assistance to Vietnam (NAV) has assisted Thua Thien-Hue province to undertake a project on climate change adaptation and mitigation in Phong Binh commune in 2011-2012.
Vietnam has many models of climate change adaptation for other countries to follow.
The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development is coordinating with the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment to host the Sixth International Conference on Community-based Adaptation (CBA6) in Hanoi from April 19-22.
A project worth more than 365,000 euros has been launched in Long An province to help build a strategy for climate change adaptation in the Vam Co River basin.