London roads flood as storms roll in

London roads flood as storms roll in

Buses and cars were left stranded when roads across London flooded on Sunday, as repeated thunderstorms battered the British capital.
Modern technology complementing flood-resilient home creations

Modern technology complementing flood-resilient home creations

Many poor locals in five coastal provinces are being supported with storm- and flood-resilient homes that can protect them during disasters. However, these gifts are not simple dwellings, but scientifically designed and solidly built, as well as supervised during their construction through state-of-the-art technology.
Smart solutions to enhance urban flood resilience

Smart solutions to enhance urban flood resilience

Urban areas account for two-thirds of national GDP, and so integrated and climate-resilient urban development is the key to keeping Vietnam on the correct economic path.
Flood-proof homes saving the day for central coast families

Flood-proof homes saving the day for central coast families

With the country facing the sea in the east, half of Vietnam’s population of nearly 100 million in coastal provinces and cities are often attacked by natural disasters annually smashing down hundreds of thousands of houses. In the context that many poor households are dwelling in shabby shelters, there has been a strong need for safe homes.    
SCG Group supports community in overcoming natural disaster damages

SCG Group supports community in overcoming natural disaster damages

SCG has donated billions of dong and basic necessities to help the community overcome difficulties and rebuild their lives after recent floods.
USAID supports flood-affected people with disabilities in Thua Thien-Hue

USAID supports flood-affected people with disabilities in Thua Thien-Hue

The US Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Action for the Community Development Centre (ACDC) on November 23 coordinated to provide relief aid for people with disabilities who have been affected by floods in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue.
Resilient homes on flood plains giving hope to at-risk families

Resilient homes on flood plains giving hope to at-risk families

More than 3,200 storm- and flood-resilient houses have become a safe shelter for thousands of people in five central coastal provinces in the aftermath of historic flooding due to the impact of various storms and, most recently, typhoon Molave.
Flood-resilient houses: Safety belt to sustainable poverty reduction in Central Vietnam

Flood-resilient houses: Safety belt to sustainable poverty reduction in Central Vietnam

The policy on building storm and flood-resilient houses for needy households using loans from VBSP can help households get out of poverty.
PM asks for maximum efforts to support flood, storm victims

PM asks for maximum efforts to support flood, storm victims

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on November 1 urged authorities of central provinces to make maximum efforts to support residents hit by recent storms and floods.
HEINEKEN Vietnam supports central region in challenging times

HEINEKEN Vietnam supports central region in challenging times

HEINEKEN Vietnam, under the Bia Viet brand, made their first trip to offer donations to affected households in Trieu Phong district, Quang Tri province.    
EU provides 1.3 million EUR to assist flood victims in central Vietnam

EU provides 1.3 million EUR to assist flood victims in central Vietnam

The European Union (EU) announced on October 28 that it would provide 1.3 million EUR (over 1.5 million USD) to bring “critical humanitarian assistance to families affected by severe flooding” in central Vietnam.
Minister of Planning and Investment offers support to people in central region

Minister of Planning and Investment offers support to people in central region

Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung visited and gave gifts to support the people of disaster-wrecked Central Vietnam.
Sabeco contributes VND1 billion to relieve typhoon and flood victims in Central Vietnam

Sabeco contributes VND1 billion to relieve typhoon and flood victims in Central Vietnam

Sabeco has announced that it will contribute a minimum of VND1 billion ($435,000) to relief initiatives for typhoon and flood victims in Central Vietnam
PM decides to provide 5,000 tonnes of rice for flood victims in central region

PM decides to provide 5,000 tonnes of rice for flood victims in central region

The Prime Minister has decided to entrust the Ministry of Fiannce to allocate 5,000 tonnes of rice from the national reserve for five central provinces which are hardest hit by natural disasters.
US provides Vietnam $100,000 in aid to cope with floods

US provides Vietnam $100,000 in aid to cope with floods

The US has just announced a donation of $100,000 to help the country's central region deal with the consequences of Tropical Storm Linfa recent days.
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