The Norwegian People’s Aid (NPA) has pledged to maintain coordination with relevant agencies of the central province of Thua Thien-Hue to speed up the implementation of the "Explosive Remnant of War Risk Reduction" project in 2018-2020 period.
President of the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO) Nguyen Phuong Nga has thanked PeaceTrees Vietnam (PTVN), sponsors, friends, and partners for promoting mediation and mutual understanding between Vietnamese and American people, as well as dealing with the consequences of bombs, mines and explosives left over from the war in Vietnam.
Cambodia, on April 27, dispatched 230 troops to join a United Nation (UN) peacekeeping mission in the West African nation of Mali, where they will work in mine clearance and airport construction.
Japan approved the provision of loans and non-refundable grants worth a total US$181 million for Cambodian projects on transport infrastructure and mine clearance, according to Cambodia’s Foreign Ministry.
The State Steering Committee on National Mine Action Programme, also known as Steering Committee 504, called on donors and non-governmental organisations to constructively take part in the Mine Action Partnership Group (MAPG).
The work of clearing mines in the shared border areas is a regular and necessary mission of Vietnam and China, said Foreign Ministry Deputy Spokesperson Pham Thu Hang.
(VOV) - Quang Tri, the hardest hit province by American bombing during the war, has set up a team of communicators and volunteers to jointly address the aftermath of war and raise public awareness about bomb and mine clearance and for UXO victims.
(VOV) - A Korean business has decided to invest VND20 billion in the development of a high-quality rice cultivation area in the southwestern province of Tay Ninh.
Nearly 10,000 pieces of unexploded ordnances (UXOs) have been found and destroyed during a three-month campaign in the northern mountainous province of Yen Bai.
The Vietnam Bombs and Mines Action Support Association was established in Hanoi on November 12 with the aim to assist efforts to tackle the impacts of unexploded ordnances (UXOs) and aid UXO victims.
(VOV) - Relations between the US and Vietnam have developed well since the two countries normalised diplomatic ties 19 years ago, Senators John McCain and Sheldon Whitehouse told Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong in Hanoi on August 8.
(VOV) - Hanoi Party Committee Secretary Pham Quang Nghi has asked the US to further open its market for Vietnamese products, restrict trade barriers, encourage US investment in Vietnam, and recognise the country’s market economy status.
Vietnam’s top Sapper commander, Major General Pham Quang Xuan, has announced that a meeting with donors who help Vietnam to deal with unexploded ordnances left behind the war is expected to take place in mid March.
(VOV) -Lang Son province has launched a charity bomb and mine clearance project on November 12 in accordance with the Programme 504 on destroying unexploded ordnance (UXO).
The US has appreciated the goodwill and close and effective cooperation of the Vietnamese Government and people in searching the remains of US servicemen who died during the war in Vietnam.
(VOV) - Deputy Defense Minister Nguyen Chi Vinh on February 28 received German Ambassador to Vietnam Jutta Frasch.
(VOV) -Germany will continue assisting the central province of Thua Thien-Hue in education, heritage preservation, bomb and mine clearance, resettlement, and coping with natural disasters.
A Vietnamese delegation led by Defence Deputy Minister Sen. Lt. Gen. Nguyen Chi Vinh left Hanoi on July 14 for a working visit to the US to deal with the post-war consequences of landmines and unexploded ordnance.
A Peace Trees Vietnam (PTVN) delegation including 18 members, most of them American veterans, has been received by the President of the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organizations (VUFO), Vu Xuan Hong, in Hanoi.
Solidarity Service International (SODI), a German organisation, has pledged to provide 435,250 Euros in aid to help the central province of Quang Tri clear unexploded ordnance (UXO) in 2009.