Despite having prepared a dossier for the UNESCO recognition of the Lý Sơn-Sa Huỳnh Global Geo-Park last November, local authorities have shelved plans to apply for the park's recognition after years of efforts and some 160 field surveys and scientific seminars.
The Government has approved a plan to plant one billion trees nationwide by the end of 2025.
Viet Nam is striving to become a regional pioneer in reducing ocean plastic waste, attendees heard at a recent virtual meeting of environmental officials from Viet Nam, Germany, Ecuador and Ghana.
Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Phạm Bình Minh held an online conversation with US Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry late Tuesday.
Villagers in several fishing villages in Khanh Hoa province have been voluntarily engaging in activities to clean up the sea with the hope of protecting it from trash, particularly plastic waste. The green lifestyle has not only improved their living conditions but also helped them get closer to nature.
Away from the beaches with smooth clear water and white sand that Phú Quốc Island is famed for, there are other attractive jungle and farm destinations.
Each visitor to Cuc Phuong National Park will become an “ambassador” to help the national reserve to spread the message of nature conservation widely among the people.
Due to the complication of Covid-19 pandemic, activities of Earth Hour 2021 Campaign in the world mostly go online. Being launched in Vietnam by SGGP Newspaper, the campaign has attracted the participation of thousands of people in many innovative online activities.
Many luxury hotels and resorts across the country have implemented meaningful activities in response to the Earth Hour 2021 campaign and plan to join the nationwide light off event on March 27.
Ho Chi Minh City authorities have asked for an Official Development Assistance (ODA) loan from Japanese government for its Water Environment Improvement Project.