A meeting was held in Hanoi on January 12 to report on the implementation of the Vietnam National Green Growth Strategy in the 2012-2016 period.
VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has urged Cao Bang to become a province with greenest, cleanest and most comprehensive growth in Vietnam.
The Vietnam National University of Agriculture should seek to encourage businesses to reduce the use of pesticide and increase investment on organic and high-quality agriculture to achieve the green growth target, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
The Prime Minister has approved a project on social objectives in sustainable green growth in Vietnam, using the non-refundable official development assistance (ODA) from the German government.
Nearly 30 cities and provinces in Vietnam have built and implemented their action plans on green growth, heard a seminar in Hanoi on October 11.
An action plan for implementing the green growth strategy funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) was unveiled in the central province of Thanh Hoa on August 4.
Vietnam and France decided to prioritise cooperation in green growth and easing the impact of climate change on agriculture during the Fourth High-Level Economic Dialogue in Paris on July 25.
VOV.VN - On July 25, the World Bank (WB) and the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) signed US$371 million agreements to support with economic competitiveness, climate change response and green growth, and water supply and waste water treatment.
The Prime Minister has approved a project to support green growth and climate change programmes using loans from the World Bank.
Achieving growth while also safeguarding the environment is a challenge that Ho Chi Minh City faces, experts admitted at a recent conference on green growth held in the city.
The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) hosted a workshop on March 5 in Binh Dinh on building green growth strategies and action plans for the central provinces of Binh Dinh, Phu Yen and Khanh Hoa.
The Embassy of Denmark in Vietnam and the Vietnamese Foreign Ministry signed a joint action plan in 2016 in Hanoi on February 23, as part of effort to continue implementing the joint statement on comprehensive partnership between the two countries.
Vietnam is making all-out efforts to build a low-carbon economy towards green growth in order to realise the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change.
Vo Tuan Nhan, Vice Chairman of the National Assembly Committee for Science, Technology and Environment, has expressed hope for more cooperation between Vietnam and Germany in natural resources and the environment.
Growing bioenergy plants in abandoned mining sites could help with environmental protection and climate change adaptation, experts have said at a recent workshop in Hanoi.
The northeastern province of Quang Ninh announced a plan on green growth at a workshop on November 17 with the participation of the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA).
More chances for Vietnam to boost green growth have opened under a memorandum of understanding (MoU) signed on November 9 between the Vietnamese Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment and the Danish Ministry of Environment and Food.
Vietnam made active contributions to the success of the freshly concluded 12th Foreign Ministerial Meeting of the Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) in Luxembourg, while its initiatives voiced during the event were welcomed by many member countries, stated Deputy Foreign Minister Bui Thanh Son.
Vietnam and Germany are boosting their energy development co-operation, with the latter committing to support the former in improving energy-related policies which can help lure more investors.
(VOV) - The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) and US Agency for International Development (USAID) on July 29 signed a letter of intent to cooperate in cutting harmful carbon emissions.