Vietnam Sustainable Urban Development Forum 2022 opens

The Vietnam Sustainable Urban Development Forum 2022 opened in Hanoi on June 16.

An overview of the forum
An overview of the forum

The event themed “Sustainable urban development towards green, smart cities, adaptation to climate change, prevention and control of natural disasters and epidemics” was jointly organised by the Party Central Committee's Economic Commission, the Ministry of Construction and relevant agencies.

The forum is part of activities to realise Resolution No. 06-NQ/TW on the planning, construction, management and development of sustainable urban developments in Vietnam by 2030 with a vision to 2045, which was issued by the Politburo on January 24.

At the plenary session, participants discussed measures to complete the institution, policies and actions to implement Resolution No. 06-NQ/TW. Meanwhile, the seminars focused on urban construction, domestic and international connected smart city chains, synchronous and effective integration of urban reconstruction, and digital transformation in association with the vision of sustainable urban development, as well as perfecting institutions and policies to promote urbanisation and sustainable urban development and new urban models.