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Environment awareness raised among youth

Environment awareness raised among youth

A campaign to reduce plastic waste was launched in Huu Lung district, the northern mountainous province of Lang Son, on August 14 to raise awareness among youngsters about the damaging impact of the rubbish.

Chuong My copes with waste and shortage of clean water after floods

Chuong My copes with waste and shortage of clean water after floods

VOV.VN - Residents in Hanoi’s Chuong My suburban district have begun to get their lives back to normal after nearly half a month of living with floodwaters but they still have to cope with the rubbish left behind and there is a shortage of potable water.

GEF delegates join hands for Danang beach clean-up

GEF delegates join hands for Danang beach clean-up

VOV.VN - Around 600 locals and delegates at the 6th Global Environment Facility (GEF) Assembly worked together to clean up rubbish from beaches in the central coastal city of Da Nang on June 26.

​Volunteers join hands for trash-free Ha Long Bay

​Volunteers join hands for trash-free Ha Long Bay

Over 100 volunteers have joined hands to collect rubbish along beaches in Ha Long Bay, a UNESCO Heritage Site in the northern Vietnamese province of Quang Ninh, as part of a program to turn the bay into a green and garbage-free tourist destination.

HCM City residents make streets green and clean

HCM City residents make streets green and clean

“Streets without rubbish” is an initiative to encourage Ho Chi Minh City’s residential areas to protect the urban environment. After a few years, the project has proved effective.

Quang Nam works to tackle coastal oil, rubbish

Quang Nam works to tackle coastal oil, rubbish

The environment agency in the central coastal province of Quang Nam has to date collected nine tonnes of rubbish, covered with crude and clotted oil, along the coastline in Nui Thanh district.

HCM City finally traces source of foul smell

HCM City finally traces source of foul smell

The source of the unpleasant odor wafting through the southern end of Ho Chi Minh City has been confirmed to originate from rubbish buried at a major waste treatment zone.

Cleaning Hanoi in a new way

Cleaning Hanoi in a new way

The image of local government workers cycling around Hoan Kiem Lake to collect rubbish has become more familiar to Hanoians.

Scientists' machine turns rubbish into power

Scientists' machine turns rubbish into power

Scientist Huynh Van Hoa cannot stop talking about the machine that he and two colleagues have made that uses rubbish to generate electricity and make biochar, a form of charcoal used in agriculture.