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Deputy Defence Minister receives UNDP representative

Deputy Defence Minister receives UNDP representative

Deputy Minister of Defence Senior Lieutenant General Nguyen Chi Vinh hosted a reception for Kamal Malhotra, Resident Coordinator and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Resident Representative to Vietnam, in Hanoi on November 15.

First Hanoi forum on climate change response

First Hanoi forum on climate change response

A Hanoi forum on climate change consequences will be held in the capital city of Vietnam from November 8-11 by the Vietnam National University-Hanoi (VNU) and the Korean Foundation for Advanced Studies (KFAS).

Initiative launched to close Wikipedia gender gap

Initiative launched to close Wikipedia gender gap

More than 100 youths joined an event in Hanoi on October 19 in which they added content to Wikipedia by writing new articles and editing existing ones about women experts, role models and heroes in different fields.

UN vows to back Vietnam’s disaster prevention, control

UN vows to back Vietnam’s disaster prevention, control

The United Nations will continue standing side-by-side with Vietnam and providing assistance for its disaster prevention and control efforts, Akiko Fujii, UN Development Programme (UNDP) Deputy Country Director in Vietnam, has said.

NA leader hosts UNDP, UNICEF representatives

NA leader hosts UNDP, UNICEF representatives

VOV.VN -National Assembly (NA) Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan has extolled the support of the UN and UNDP for Vietnam’s socio-economic development and the contributions by UNICEF to the sustainable growth and the protection of children’s rights in the country.

HCM City wishes to lead in startup activities

HCM City wishes to lead in startup activities

As Vietnam’s economic hub, Ho Chi Minh City boasts advantages to develop startups, with its science-technology resources accounting for 25% and the number of operating businesses taking up 50% of the country’s, while its labour productivity is 2.5 times higher than the national average.

Training course on UXO actions opened for military officials

Training course on UXO actions opened for military officials

A training course on bomb and mine operations jointly held by the Vietnam National Mine Action Centre (VNMAC) and the UN Development Programme (UNDP), with the support of the Republic of Korea (RoK) Government, opened in Hanoi on July 9 for officials of the Ministry of Defence.

Vietnam determined to fulfill 2030 Agenda: Deputy PM

Vietnam determined to fulfill 2030 Agenda: Deputy PM

The Government of Vietnam is determined to fulfill the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam told Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Achim Steiner on June 27.

PM Phuc values UNDP’s support for Vietnam

PM Phuc values UNDP’s support for Vietnam

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc lauded the UN Development Programme (UNDP)’s assistance for Vietnam over the past four decades when he met with UNDP Administrator Achim Steiner in central Da Nang city on June 27.

UNDP Administrator Achim Steiner visits Vietnam

UNDP Administrator Achim Steiner visits Vietnam

Achim Steiner, Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and Vice Chair of the UN Sustainable Development Group, began a two-day visit to Vietnam on June 26 with a view to strengthening the partnership between the Vietnamese Government and the UN, focusing on sustainable development.