Bac Ninh: No-plastic market makes highlight in “Youth against plastic waste

Bac Ninh: No-plastic market makes highlight in “Youth against plastic waste" festival

NDO – The “Youth action against plastic waste" festival officially opened in Bac Ninh city, the northern province of Bac Ninh on November 9, featuring practical activities and effective models to deal with the issue. (Nov 09, 2019 17:12:00)


Religions join hands to protect environment

  Oct 14, 2019 16:16:28
NDO – A national conference on promoting the role of religions in environmental protection and climate change response opened in Hue city on October 14 to review the four-year implementation of a joint programme on environmental protection and praised faith based organisations in protecting the environment. 

Vietnam, Japan share measures to cope with flash flood, landslides

  Oct 12, 2019 11:23:44
NDO/VNA - A conference was held in Hanoi on October 11 to discuss cooperation between Vietnam and Japan in seeking measures and technology to mitigate damage from flash flood and landslides. 

Hanoi seminar discusses ways to improve air quality

  Oct 11, 2019 21:52:06
NDO/VNA – A seminar was held in Hanoi on October 11 to raise public awareness of the city’s efforts to improve air quality and the community’s involvement in the process. 

Japan helps Vietnam enhance water environment management

  Oct 08, 2019 16:33:02
NDO - A project on a regional survey on the private sector to disseminate Japanese technology for simple water monitoring devices to enhance water environment management capacity was officially launched on October 8. 

Winners of photo contest on actions for climate change among youth honoured

  Oct 07, 2019 16:35:46
NDO - An awards ceremony for a photo contest named “Challenge for Change” was held in Hanoi on October 7 by the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union and the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment. 

Event calls for joining hands to protect the environment

  Oct 07, 2019 16:22:12
NDO – The Red Planet club and the Women's Union of Nguyen Trai ward organised an event themed ‘Protect the environment - Protect life’ in Hanoi on October 6. 

Hollywood star Maggie Q visits Vietnam Bear Rescue Centre in Tam Dao

  Oct 04, 2019 11:03:16
NDO – Vietnamese-American actress Maggie Q spent her entire visit to Vietnam from October 2 and 3 with bears at the Vietnam Bear Rescue Centre in Tam Dao National Park, the northern province of Vinh Phuc. 

Winners of photo contest on actions for climate change honoured

  Oct 03, 2019 17:21:17
NDO – An awards ceremony for a photo contest on encouraging the youth to take action on climate change was held in Hanoi on October 3. 

Hanoi learns from Finland’s experience in treating urban waste

  Oct 03, 2019 16:28:05
NDO – Vice Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee Nguyen The Hung spoke highly of Finnish firms’ waste treatment technology solutions, during a working session with a delegation of Finnish businesses, headed by Finnish Ambassador to Vietnam Kari Kahiluoto, in the city on October 3.  

Rooftop solar photovoltaic system inaugurated in Da Nang

  Sep 28, 2019 12:22:32
NDO – The project on “Development of Solar Energy in Da Nang” (DSED) on September 27 officially inaugurated the rooftop solar photovoltaic (PV) system in Vo Thi Sau Primary School in Da Nang city. 

PM approves programme for conservation of endangered turtles

  Sep 19, 2019 12:43:20
NDO - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has just approved a programme to conserve Vietnam's endangered turtle species by 2025, with a vision to 2030. 

Vietnam wins first prize at the Nature Conservancy’s Global Photo Contest

  Sep 18, 2019 16:23:41
NDO – Vietnamese photographer Le Van Vinh has won the first prize in the ‘people in nature’ category at the 2019 global photo contest launched by the Nature Conservancy for his photo titled ‘Dance in the Sea’. 

Promoting efficient and sustainable energy transition in Vietnam

  Sep 17, 2019 17:39:44
NDO – Vietnam Renewable Energy Week 2019 was launched on September 17, in Hanoi, as an activity to respond to contribute to the implementation of Government policies on renewable energy development in Vietnam. 

Vietnam strives to eliminate substances harmful to ozone layer

  Sep 17, 2019 10:27:30
NDO/VNA – The Vietnamese Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment in conjunction with the United Nations Environment Programme and the World Bank (WB) organised a ceremony in Hanoi on September 16 to mark International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer.