Meeting in Hanoi observes World Water Day 2019

Meeting in Hanoi observes World Water Day 2019

NDO – The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE) held a meeting in Hanoi on March 22 to observe the World Water Day 2019 and launch the Vietnam International Water Week, attracting the participation of the leaders of ministries, sectors, local People’s Committees and international organisations in Vietnam. (17 hours ago)

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