Campaign launched to call on joint action on plastic pollution

Campaign launched to call on joint action on plastic pollution

NDO – As plastic pollution is an inter-regional and trans-national issue, joint efforts and practical actions from all sectors, political and social organisation, businesses and every Vietnamese citizen are needed in the fight against plastic pollution in order to keep our planet green.  (Oct 12, 2018 17:30:16)


Vietnam invited to G7 ministerial meeting on climate change in Canada

  Sep 18, 2018 20:58:34
NDO/VNA – Vietnam is one of the nine countries invited by Canada to attend the G7 Ministerial Meeting on Working Together on Climate Change, Oceans and Clean Energy. 

Con Dao closely monitors sea turtle habitat

  Sep 06, 2018 16:23:36
NDO - As sea turtles on Con Dao Island off the coast of the southern province of Ba Ria - Vung Tau enter the breeding season, the work of monitoring their activities has been stepped up around the species’ habitat in Con Dao National Park. 

Vietnam deems climate change adaptation mandatory for survival: official

  Aug 30, 2018 08:41:59
NDO/VNA – Vietnam is a country vulnerable to the effects of climate change and as such, it considers adaptation a mandatory requirement to survive, said an official of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MoNRE).  

GMS countries implement ASEAN Agreement on Transboundary Haze Pollution

  Aug 30, 2018 08:33:33
NDO/VNA – The seventh ministerial meeting to coordinate the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) countries joining the ASEAN Agreement on Transboundary Haze Pollution took place in the central coastal city of Da Nang on August 29.  

Twenty-nine press works win natural resource and environment awards

  Aug 29, 2018 12:11:51
NDO – The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MoNRE) held a ceremony in Hanoi on August 28 to announce the winners of the fourth Press Awards on Natural Resources and Environment. 

Workshop discusses sustainable development of coastal ecosystems

  Aug 24, 2018 18:06:00
NDO – The National Coordination Committee for Mangroves for the Future (MFF) co-ordinated with the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) in Vietnam to organise a workshop to share experience on improving the resilience of coastal ecosystems and communities.  

VND61 billion allocated to climate change response and green growth

  Aug 23, 2018 11:46:45
NDO – The Prime Minster has agreed to the allocation of VND61 billion, sourced from the State budget estimates for 2018, to ministries, ministerial-level agencies, and localities to cope with climate change and promote green growth. 

Short film launched to call for end to rhino horn trade

  Aug 22, 2018 17:16:35
NDO – The Education for Nature – Vietnam (ENV) launched a short film on August 22, calling for a joint effort to stop the rhino carnage in Africa and end the rhino horn trade. 

Vietnam renewable energy week gets underway

  Aug 21, 2018 17:43:24
NDO – The Vietnam Sustainable Energy Alliance (VSEA) and the Climate Change Working Group (CCWG) held a ceremony on August 21 to open the Vietnam Renewable Energy Week 2018. 

New stamp issued featuring animals at Kon Ka Kinh National Park

  Aug 18, 2018 17:48:57
NDO - The Ministry of Information and Communications on August 18 made public a postage stamp collection featuring special animals living at Kon Ka Kinh National Park in Gia Lai province. 

Bebinca makes landfall in Thanh Hoa, weakens to tropical depression

  Aug 17, 2018 10:13:27
NDO - Tropical Storm Bebinca has made landfall in Thanh Hoa province, weakening to a tropical depression and bringing heavy rain to provinces in the south of the Red River Delta and north-central Vietnam. 

Bebinca forecast to bring heavy rains as it nears Vietnam’s northern coast

  Aug 16, 2018 09:55:17
NDO - Tropical Storm Bebinca has moved past Leizhou Peninsula and is approaching the coast off northern and north-central Vietnam, with heavy rains of 250-350mm expected to lash the region until August 18. 

Thai Nguyen: Two captive bears voluntarily transferred to conservation centre

  Aug 15, 2018 12:38:35
NDO - Two bears in captivity at a local farm in Thai Nguyen city, in northern Thai Nguyen province, were safely transferred to a bear sanctuary in Ninh Binh province run by FOUR PAWS Vietnam, on August 14. 

Bebinca heads towards northern Vietnam, heavy rains expected

  Aug 15, 2018 10:35:37
NDO - Tropical storm Bebinca is moving in a west-southwest direction at a speed of 10 kilometres an hour, heading towards the coastal provinces from Quang Ninh to Thanh Hoa.