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Winners of film-making competition on gender discrimination announced

Winners of film-making competition on gender discrimination announced

The winners of a film-making competition to call for joint efforts to eliminate gender discrimination – part of the “How abnormal” campaign launched by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the UN Development Programme (UNDP) – were announced in Hanoi on March 4.

Preparation of implementation of Paris Agreement in Vietnam

Preparation of implementation of Paris Agreement in Vietnam

VOV.VN- The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE) March 4 jointly organised a workshop with the UN Development Programme (UNDP) and the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH in Hanoi to prepare the implementation of the Paris Agreement in Vietnam.

Vietnam continues to work with UNDP to realise SDGs: Ambassador

Vietnam continues to work with UNDP to realise SDGs: Ambassador

Ambassador Nguyen Phuong Nga, Permanent Representative of Vietnam to the United Nations, has affirmed the country’s commitment to work closely with the UN Development Programme (UNDP) to realise the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

Technology production needs boost

Technology production needs boost

Vietnam must act quickly to improving production technologies in all industries to ensure the competitiveness of its goods and services in the international market, a recent seminar heard in HCM City.

UNDP helps Vietnam battle climate change

UNDP helps Vietnam battle climate change

Basic knowledge of climate change, its impacts and measures to tackle and respond to the issue have been introduced to officials in the central province of Quang Ngai and the northern province of Lai Chau as part of a project supported by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).

Argentina press praises Vietnam’s reform

Argentina press praises Vietnam’s reform

The Argentinean news agency Telam on December 18 ran an article extolling Vietnam on its significant achievements after nearly 30 years of “Doi Moi” (reform).

The nation enhances role in global human rights system

The nation enhances role in global human rights system

(VOV) -Vietnam is playing its increasingly active role in the global human rights system, Dennis Curry from the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) said at a seminar in Hanoi on December 10 co-hosted by the DAV, the Foreign Diplomatic Academy of Vietnam and UNDP in response to World Human Rights Day.

More efforts needed for judicial reform: Minister

More efforts needed for judicial reform: Minister

Minister of Justice Ha Hung Cuong called for greater efforts to drive the legal and judicial reform in the future, stressing the necessity to rally all resources and political determination for the work.

Vietnam looks to renewable energy

Vietnam looks to renewable energy

Reducing the use of scarce natural resources through measurement of energy efficiency is critically needed to meet the energy demand of a growing economy like Vietnam, Vu Van Khiem, Director General of the Ministry of Science and Technology's National Office of the Southern Region, has said.

UNDP helps Vietnam build new growth model

UNDP helps Vietnam build new growth model

The Vietnam Academy of Social Sciences (VASS) and the UN Development Programme jointly held a workshop in Hanoi on December 3 to give advice to the Vietnamese Government on the building of a new growth model.

Community participation in policymaking discussed in Hanoi

Community participation in policymaking discussed in Hanoi

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Vietnam, in collaboration with the international nongovernmental organisation Oxfam, held a seminar entitled “Between prestige and mechanism: The people’s participation and local elections in Vietnam” in Hanoi on October 13.

Vietnam shapes climate change response plans

Vietnam shapes climate change response plans

(VOV) - The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MNRE) on October 12 convened a meeting in Hanoi at which they announced a series of actions to foster greater investment in climate resiliency and lower harmful emissions.