Ben Tre targets the planting of 10 million trees

Ben Tre targets the planting of 10 million trees

NDO – The Mekong Delta province of Ben Tre launched a campaign to plant 10 million new trees by 2025 at a ceremony held in January 2. (Jan 03, 2021 15:54:19)


Thirty tourism units sign commitments on environmental and wildlife protection

  Dec 18, 2020 11:19:32
NDO – Representatives from 30 travel enterprises and conservation organisations signed a commitment to support tourism with high responsibility regarding theenvironment, nature and wildlife protection on December 17. 

Movement against plastic waste reviewed

  Dec 14, 2020 22:04:16
NDO/VNA – The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment held a conference in the central province of Phu Yen on December 14 to review one year of implementing a movement against plastic waste. 

New resources for forest protection

  Nov 29, 2020 16:03:03
NDO - Vietnam has entered the world’s carbon credit trading market after a long period striving for sustainable forest management. This is a major event, marking a positive start in mobilising new resources for forest protection and improving forest quality and sustainable forest management, thereby helping Vietnam realise its climate targets. 

Vietnam hosts international conference on tackling plastic waste pollution in oceans

  Nov 27, 2020 17:02:31
NDO/VNA – The Vietnam Administration of Sea and Islands, in coordination with the UN Environment Programme and the World Wide Fund for Nature, hosted an international conference in both online and in-person formats on solutions to handling plastic waste in East Asian seas from November 24-26. 

Vu Quang National Park receives ASEAN Heritage Park certificate

  Nov 24, 2020 10:37:32
NDO/VNA – Vu Quang National Park in the central province of Ha Tinh has received a certificate of its recognition as an ASEAN Heritage Park from the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment. 

World Children's Day: For a greener and cleaner future for children

  Nov 21, 2020 09:50:09
NDO – World Children's Day was celebrated at an event held in Hanoi on November 20 by UNICEF Vietnam and the Department of Child Affairs under the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs. 

Ba Ria-Vung Tau launches “Say No to Plastic” media campaign

  Nov 21, 2020 09:31:43
NDO – The southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau organised a photo exhibition at Bai Truoc Park in Vung Tau City on November 20 to launch a media campaign themed “Ba Ria-Vung Tau says no to plastic waste”. 

Vietnam wins first place at ASEAN Data Science Explorers competition

  Nov 19, 2020 17:15:10
NDO – Team Catfish from Vietnam has won the ASEAN Data Science Explorers (ASEAN DSE) 2020 competition. 

Con Dao acts to eliminate plastic waste

  Nov 18, 2020 16:20:58
NDO – The People’s Committee of Con Dao island district in Ba Ria – Vung Tau province has coordinated with the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) Vietnam to work on a project to reduce the use of plastic bags and single-use plastic products. 

More bears rescued from local bear bile farms

  Nov 14, 2020 09:19:37
NDO – Seven Asiatic black bears were released from two different bear bile farms in the southern province of Binh Duong on November 13, after bear owners have agreed to free them from cramped cages to live a better life at rescue centres. 

British natural historian’s documentary conveys strong message about protecting the Earth

  Nov 13, 2020 10:06:17
NDO – In his latest documentary titled "A Life On Our Planet”, English well-known natural historian David Attenborough delivers a wake-up call for all of us in protecting the common house of all – the Earth. 

Da Nang launches Circular Economic Hub towards green environment

  Nov 12, 2020 11:13:22
NDO – Da Nang Entrepreneurship Support Company Ldt (DNES) in partnership with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) launched the Da Nang Circular Economic Hub (DCEH) and the Green Avengers in Da Nang on November 11. 

Vietnam raises emission reduction target to 9% by 2030, says official

  Nov 10, 2020 17:57:56
NDO – Vietnam has committed to a 7.3% cut in greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions compared to the Business as Usual scenario (BAU) by 2025 and has raised its emission reduction target to 9% by 2030 in its newly updated Nationally Determined Contribution (NDC), 1% higher than that contained in the previous NDC. 

Belgium-supported organisations sign commitments for environmental stability

  Nov 09, 2020 17:01:18
NDO – Eleven international organisations operating in Vietnam and supported by the Belgium Government signed a commitment on further contributions to environmental sustainability at a ceremony held in Hanoi on November 9.