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Vice President hopes for UN’s further support

Vice President hopes for UN’s further support

Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh has expressed wish that the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) will actively offer assistance to Vietnam, one of the countries hardest hit by climate change, in the future.

Experts warn of over-reliance on coal power

Experts warn of over-reliance on coal power

Foreign experts have issued a warning to the Vietnamese government about its over-reliance on coal to make power, without clear mechanisms to attract investors into renewable energy projects.

UNDP donates US$150,000 towards drought relief

UNDP donates US$150,000 towards drought relief

VOV.VN - In response to the recurring drought that has ravaged households in Binh Thuan Province, the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) on June 12 gave US$150,000 for their benefit.

Unbaked brick production encouraged in Vietnam

Unbaked brick production encouraged in Vietnam

Results and experience from a project on increasing the production and use of non-fired bricks were introduced at a workshop held in the northern province of Thai Nguyen on June 10.

Workshop seeks to develop renewable energy in Vietnam

Workshop seeks to develop renewable energy in Vietnam

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the General Directorate of Energy under the Ministry of Industry and Trade jointly held a workshop on the development of renewable energy (RE) in Vietnam in Hanoi on May 24.

Forum on building platform for biodiversity conservation

Forum on building platform for biodiversity conservation

VOV.VN -The purpose of the forum “Building a platform for biodiversity conservation & sustainable use of ecosystem services” is to accelerate the collaboration among ministries, sectors and stakeholders for the conservation of biodiversity.

Inclusive business, leverage for SDGs under discussion

Inclusive business, leverage for SDGs under discussion

VOV.VN - A roundtable entitled “Unleashing inclusive business for Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Vietnam” was held in Hanoi on May 11 to discuss how inclusive business can be leveraged for the SDGs.

UNDP announces Asia Pacific Human Development Report

UNDP announces Asia Pacific Human Development Report

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Vietnam launched its Asia Pacific Human Development Report entitled “Shaping the Future: How Changing Demographics can power human development,” in Hanoi on April 27.