Vietnam launches “Clean up the World” campaign

Vietnam launches “Clean up the World” campaign

NDO - The Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union and the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment jointly held a ceremony on September 21 to launch a national campaign in response to the “Clean up the World” initiative. (7 hours ago)


Storm No. 5 at shock level 12

  Sep 10, 2021 11:36:17
NDO - As of 1pm on September 10, the location of the storm No.5 was on the southern waters of the Hoang Sa (Paracel) Islands, packing 90-100 kilometres per hour winds (level 10) near its eye, with shock at level 12, according to the National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting (NCHMF). 

Thua Thien-Hue: endangered primate released into Bach Ma National Park

  Sep 09, 2021 12:45:19
NDO/VNA - A red-shanked douc was released into Bach Ma National Park in Phu Loc district in the central province of Thua Thien – Hue on September 9. 

Belgium continues to support Vietnam in natural hazard management

  Sep 01, 2021 10:39:27
NDO - Belgium will support natural hazard management capacity building for mountainous areas in Nam Tra My District, Quang Nam Province. 

PM asks for readiness in response to disasters

  Aug 31, 2021 17:37:35
NDO/VNA – Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has ordered ministries, sectors and localities to stay ready to respond to natural disasters. 

US support Vietnam strengthen wildlife protection

  Aug 28, 2021 09:39:56
NDO - The US Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) celebrated the completion of the USAID Saving Species project on August 27. 

AVERP project honours successful agricultural enterprises in reducing GHG emissions

  Aug 25, 2021 17:03:40
NDO/VNA – The ThaiBinh Seed company has won the first prize of the the AgResults Vietnam Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction Pilot (AVERP) project with reward of US$750,000. 

Vietnam targets 21,000 MW of offshore wind power by 2045

  Aug 19, 2021 11:21:51
NDO/VNA – Vietnam is striving to produce about 3,000 - 5,000 MW of offshore wind power by 2030 and 21,000 MW by 2045. 

New environmental standards to better protect the environment: deputy minister

  Aug 18, 2021 17:50:17
NDO/VNA – The Vietnam Environment Administration under the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment has compiled 15 draft regulations on environment-related standards which will be promulgated this year as a foundation for the implementation of the 2020 Law on Environmental Protection that takes effect from the beginning of 2022. 

First report on maritime environment, national islands completed

  Aug 13, 2021 16:17:13
NDO/VNA - The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MoNRE) has completed a report on maritime environment and national islands in the 2016-20 period, Director General of the Vietnam Administration of Seas and Islands (VASI) Ta Dinh Thi said on August 13. 

Vu Quang national park offers home for rare gibbon

  Aug 11, 2021 11:45:40
NDO/VNA – The Vu Quang National Park in the central province of Ha Tinh announced on August 10 it received a rare white-cheeked gibbon from local forest rangers.  

Master plan on national water resources inventory approved

  Aug 06, 2021 14:25:52
NDO – Deputy Prime Minister Le Van Thanh has signed a Decision approving a master plan on national water resources inventory for the 2021-2025 period. 

More attention should be paid to medical waste treatment

  Jul 29, 2021 14:42:40
NDO – One of the issues that needs attention in the context of the complicated development of the COVID-19 epidemic is the treatment of medical and domestic waste at medical facilities, concentrated quarantine facilities and locked-down residential areas.  

Finnish Ambassador to Vietnam receives "For the Cause of Natural Resources and Environment” insignia

  Jul 23, 2021 21:03:02
NDO/VNA – Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Tran Hong Ha presented the "For the Cause of Natural Resources and Environment" insignia to Finnish Ambassador to Vietnam Kari Kahiluoto in recognition of his contribution to the sector at ceremony held in Hanoi on July 23. 

Short film calls for end to rhino horn use

  Jul 23, 2021 18:51:16
NDO/VNA - Education for Nature Vietnam (ENV) on July 23 launched its latest short film entitled “When Rhinos Lose Their Face, Consumers Lose Face Too”.