climate

Vietnam hopes for UN Secretary-General's help in climate action: PM letter

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Hanoi (VNA) - Ambassador Dang Hoang Giang, Permanent Representative of Vietnam to the United Nations (UN), has met UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres and handed over a letter from Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh to him, responding to his proposal on establishing Vietnam-UN cooperation in climate change response, and sharing Vietnam's efforts to realise commitments at the 26th UN Climate Change Conference.

Climate-Smart Maps and Adaptation Plans (CS-MAP) launched

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Hanoi (VNS/VNA) - To help farmers manage climate-related risks such as flooding, drought and saline intrusion, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has launched the Climate-Smart Maps and Adaption Plans (CS-MAP).

Youths’ outstanding initiatives for climate honoured

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Hanoi (VNA) – The final round and award ceremony of the “Youth for Climate Innovation” contest was held on September 28, honouring remarkable initiatives for the climate created by young Vietnamese people.

ADB’s support for climate change adaption

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(QNO) - Quang Nam and Binh Dinh are two provinces in South Central Vietnam receiving the support of USD 58 million from Asian Development Bank (ADB) to improve the infrastructure, especially in mountainous areas, raise their abilities to adapt to climate change.