July 26, 2021 | 14:00
Buses and cars were left stranded when roads across London flooded on Sunday, as repeated thunderstorms battered the British capital.
December 14, 2020 | 08:00
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.
December 09, 2020 | 17:16
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.
December 07, 2020 | 10:08
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.
November 27, 2020 | 10:47
SCG has donated billions of dong and basic necessities to help the community overcome difficulties and rebuild their lives after recent floods.
November 24, 2020 | 09:30
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.
November 06, 2020 | 08:57
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.
November 03, 2020 | 17:45
The policy on building storm and flood-resilient houses for needy households using loans from VBSP can help households get out of poverty.
November 02, 2020 | 09:30
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.
November 01, 2020 | 09:58
HEINEKEN Vietnam, under the Bia Viet brand, made their first trip to offer donations to affected households in Trieu Phong district, Quang Tri province.
October 29, 2020 | 09:54
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.
October 23, 2020 | 19:46
Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung visited and gave gifts to support the people of disaster-wrecked Central Vietnam.
October 22, 2020 | 15:55
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
October 20, 2020 | 09:12
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.
October 19, 2020 | 08:28
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.