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In Vietnam, stopping biodiversity degradation a challenging taskicon

In Vietnam, stopping biodiversity degradation a challenging task

Dr Nguyen Ngoc Lung, Director of the Institute for Sustainable Forest Management and Forest Certification, explains that biodiversity degradation can be seen in three forms - biodiversity of ecosystems; of species; and genetic biodiversity.

 
Vietnamese girl’s cartoon conveys environmental messageicon

Vietnamese girl’s cartoon conveys environmental message

VIDEO
20/05/2020

A cartoon animation addressing climate change, based on a story from a young Vietnamese girl, has been introduced to the public by UNICEF in Vietnam. Let’s meet the little painter to learn more.

EU, French agency support Vietnam’s resilience to climate change, COVID-19icon

EU, French agency support Vietnam’s resilience to climate change, COVID-19

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
12/05/2020

The European Union (EU) and the French Development Agency (AFD) have reached an agreement to strengthen their joint cooperation for increasing Vietnam’s resilience to climate change and natural hazards, 

Climate change: Study pours cold water on oil company net zero claimsicon

Climate change: Study pours cold water on oil company net zero claims

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
12/05/2020

Doubt is cast on claims fossil fuel companies are curbing their CO2 in line with net zero targets.

No appropriate solutions implemented to improve pollutionicon

No appropriate solutions implemented to improve pollution

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
09/05/2020

An increase in the number of industrial zones has been polluting Vietnam’s environment, and there are no appropriate solutions in place, 

Science-led solutions needed for Lower Mekong region: Expertsicon

Science-led solutions needed for Lower Mekong region: Experts

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
08/05/2020

Voices, opinions, and experiences from the local community and experts should be taken seriously for any policy making process.

UNICEF introduces Vietnamese animation about climate changeicon

UNICEF introduces Vietnamese animation about climate change

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
24/04/2020

An animation addressing climate change, based on a story of a Vietnamese student in Hanoi, has been introduced by The United Nations Children's Fund (UNCEF) in Vietnam.

Climate change: World mustn't forget 'deeper emergency'icon

Climate change: World mustn't forget 'deeper emergency'

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
23/04/2020

Environmental crises must not be forgotten amid the pandemic, says the UN Secretary General.

Vietnam suggests completing institutional framework on climate changeicon

Vietnam suggests completing institutional framework on climate change

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
23/04/2020

Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy, head of the Vietnamese mission to the United Nations, has suggested further discussing to complete an institutional framework on climate change issues.

Climate change: US megadrought 'already under way'icon

Climate change: US megadrought 'already under way'

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
17/04/2020

A drought as bad as any in recorded history may be under way in the US.

Soc Trang taps efficient farming models to beat climate changeicon

Soc Trang taps efficient farming models to beat climate change

VIDEO
07/04/2020

Farmers in the Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang have adopted many new farming models to adapt to climate change, which has helped them cope with the severe saltwater intrusion.

Mekong Delta farmers switch to other crops in response to climate changeicon

Mekong Delta farmers switch to other crops in response to climate change

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
06/04/2020

More farmers in the Mekong Delta have restructured their crop cultivation to adapt to the effects of climate change.

Climate change: Warming clips the nightingale's wingsicon

Climate change: Warming clips the nightingale's wings

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
01/04/2020

Rising temperatures may be having a profound impact on one of the world's favourite songbirds.

Joint efforts to key to saving water resources: officialicon

Joint efforts to key to saving water resources: official

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
24/03/2020

Water and climate have a close relationship and addressing problems in water resources was the key to better adaptation and limiting the negative effects of climate change, a senior official has said.

Mekong Delta under pressure amid climate changeicon

Mekong Delta under pressure amid climate change

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
23/03/2020

It is now the dry season, but landslides and subsidence are occurring in most localities in Mekong Delta.

Challenges compel restructuring in agricultureicon

Challenges compel restructuring in agriculture

BUSINESS
17/03/2020

Trade conflicts, climate change and epidemics may at first glance appear to be a hindrance to Viet Nam’s agricultural sector.

Climate change: Australian summers 'twice as long as winters'icon

Climate change: Australian summers 'twice as long as winters'

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
03/03/2020

New weather data analysis says climate change has led to major increases in summer temperatures.

Regional cooperation is solution to climate changeicon

Regional cooperation is solution to climate change

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
02/03/2020

Scientists believe regional cooperation will help cope with the effects of climate change.