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Da Nang, Facebook join hands in disaster response

Da Nang, Facebook join hands in disaster response

The central city of Da Nang and Facebook on July 31 kicked off a partnership programme on enhancing disaster response and digital capacity, the first of its kind sealed between Facebook and a Vietnamese locality.

Vietnam, US continue cooperating in SR, disaster response

Vietnam, US continue cooperating in SR, disaster response

Armed forces of Vietnam and the United States need to continue effectively cooperating in disaster response, search and rescue, and humanitarian assistance to reinforce the bilateral defence ties, said Senior Lieutenant General Pham Ngoc Minh on June 19.

Deputy PM asks for readiness for disaster response

Deputy PM asks for readiness for disaster response

Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung asked local authorities and people to fully grasp disaster and incident situation to stay ready for response while chairing a meeting of the National Committee on Incident, Disaster Response and Search and Rescue in Hanoi on August 4.

Communities use mobiles to prepare for disasters

Communities use mobiles to prepare for disasters

NGO ActionAid and Microsoft on November 12 launched a pilot project using mobilephones and Microsoft Data Gathering (MDG) tools for use in disaster response in the Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang.