By Oanh Nguyen
June 07, 2021 | 15:00
By 2030, Vietnam’s fishing and tourism industry will suffer if nothing is done to fight plastic pollution, figures warn.
By Ha Vy
June 07, 2021 | 13:00
Implementing subprojects of the Rethinking Plastics Project to collect marine litter in Phu Yen and manage ship waste at Cat Lai Port will promote the conservation of the Vietnamese marine environment.
By Dinh Thuy
June 07, 2021 | 11:00
Vietnam and several countries in Southeast Asia are taking a raft of measures to minimise plastic waste pollution, particularly cushioning the use of single-use plastics and leveraging local resources as well as external support.
By Tom Nguyen
June 07, 2021 | 09:00
Discussing European Union’s ambitions to combat plastic pollution, Rui Ludovino, first counsellor of Climate Action, Environment, Employment, and Social Policies at the Delegation of the EU to Vietnam, shared with Tom Nguyen how the Rethinking Plastics Project is supporting Vietnam in cleaning up its marine environment.
By Etienne Mahler
June 07, 2021 | 07:00
There could be more plastic than fish in the ocean by 2050, warned the Ellen MacArthur Foundation five years ago. Today, this warning still holds value if business continues as usual. The G20, inter-regional projects like Rethinking Plastics, and groups of scientists have taken the initiative and are trying their utmost to reduce marine litter and protect the future of our ocean as well as ourselves.
By Nguyen Thu
June 03, 2021 | 22:18
As one of the fastest-developing countries in solar thanks to the current feed-in tariff, Vietnam’s billion-dollar solar panel market is mostly dominated by foreign investors and depending on imports.
By Anh Duc
June 03, 2021 | 22:10
GE Renewable Energy has will supply, install, and commission GE Cypress onshore wind turbines for BIM Wind JSC's 88MW wind farm in Ninh Thuan.
June 01, 2021 | 09:36
The COVID-19 pandemic has hit the poorest and most vulnerable people in developing countries the hardest, worsening inequality and exacerbating existing challenges – insufficient healthcare systems, education deficits, stagnant incomes, rising conflict and violence, poorly-selected debt contracts, and climate change.
May 31, 2021 | 16:43
JICA in Vietnam has just signed a loan agreement of up to $25 million for an onshore wind power project in Quang Tri province.
By Thanh Tung
May 31, 2021 | 13:57
The UNDP and the DCC launched the “Youth for climate action in Vietnam” special report along with a dialogue with the COP26 president-designate Alok Sharma.