International workshop marks 40 years of UNCLOS 1982

As many as 150 officials and experts from Vietnam and representative agencies of ASEAN countries attended an international workshop in Hanoi on December 8 marking 40 years of the 1982 UN Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS 1982).

Digital exhibition platform on Vietnam’s sovereignty over the sea, and islands launched

From the desire to thicken data on Vietnam's sovereignty over sea and islands, contributing to affirming Vietnam's sovereignty in the digital space, the Ministry of Information and Communications organised a ceremony, on December 8, to launch the digital exhibition platform on Vietnam's sovereignty over sea and islands named "Truong Sa Xanh".

Celebrities and beauty queens participate in afforestation

In response to the policy of planting 1 billion trees and celebrating Vietnam's Forestry Day (November 28th), in recent days, forestry units and forest owners have planted thousands of indigenous trees such as green ironwood, cycads, tarrietia javanica blume (huynh), golden oaks, etc. All these plants are able to adapt to climate change and prevent landslides very effectively.

Son Tra District (Da Nang Province) calls on the public to grow green trees

The Son Tra District authorities in Da Nang launched a campaign on Sunday morning to call on organizations and individuals to participate in the green tree development in the locality.

President calls for joint efforts to preserve and uphold the values of Cuc Phuong National Park

President Nguyen Xuan Phuc has called for joint effort from local Party Committees, authorities, and people to preserve and uphold the values of Cuc Phuong National Park.

Exciting GreenRace to raise funds for social projects taking place in Da Nang until Dec 18

The Da Nang Students Association on Sunday worked with GreenViet Biodiversity Conservation Centre (GreenViet) to kick off the GreenRace 2022 to raise funds for social projects in the aspect of environmental education based on direct experience of nature in Da Nang and Quang Nam Province.

Agreement inked to support planning of Vietnam’s maritime space for ocean sustainability

On November 23, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Norwegian Embassy in Vietnam inked an agreement to support the planning of maritime space for ocean sustainability and climate change response in Vietnam.

UFO-shaped clouds shrouding Vietnam mountain

Images of a rare natural phenomenon have been recorded at Ba Den Mountain in the south-western province of Tay Ninh, with its peak surrounded by white clouds which look like unidentified flying objects (UFOs).

Documentary series on national sea, islands to be aired on December 1

A documentary film titled “Vietnam-To quoc nhin tu bien” (Vietnam-The country is seen from the sea) will be broadcast nationwide from December 1.

Dak Nong kicks off the 20th International Symposium on Vulcanospeleology

(TITC) - On 22nd November, at Dak Nong Provincial Convention Center, the Opening ceremony of the 20th International Symposium on Vulcanospeleology (ISV 20) and the Scientific Conference "15 years of Geopark development in Vietnam" took place under a hybrid platform.