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Generating sustainable urban centres to help curb emissions

Generating sustainable urban centres to help curb emissions

Vietnam is undergoing attempts to reduce the emission of greenhouse gases in urban areas. Adam Ward, the representative for Vietnam at the Global Green Growth Institute, gives an insight on how the nation can accomplish this mission and create greener urban areas.

Formosa exceeds emission limit after raising capacity for evaluation

Formosa exceeds emission limit after raising capacity for evaluation

Recent reports of emissions exceeding the permissible amount at Formosa steel mills in north-central Ha Tinh Province were the result of a raised capacity to evaluate the company’s emission treatment system, Vietnam’s Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE) has said.

Centre for rubber science, technology to be established

Centre for rubber science, technology to be established

The Hanoi University of Science and Technology (HUST) has decided to establish a centre for rubber science and technology in order to further contribute to the development of Vietnam’s rubber industry.

Vietnam ready to reduce greenhouse gas emissions

Vietnam ready to reduce greenhouse gas emissions

Vietnam has joined hands with the international community to protect and develop forests through an initiative to reduce emissions from deforestation and forest degradation while fostering conservation, sustainable management of forests and enhancement of forest carbon stocks (REDD+).

Workshop on deforestation emissions reduction reviewed

The implementation of the second phase of the United Nation’s Programme on Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (UN-REDD) in Vietnam is being reviewed at a workshop in the central province of Binh Thuan from June 8-10.