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WEAP modelling for understanding river basin dynamics

There a many facets to the existing problems facing Da Nang city and Quang Nam province of Vietnam related to their shared Vu Gia – Thu Bon river basin. These range from changed patterns of flooding, increased water shortage, to … Continue reading

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Vietnam: Enhancing the sustainability of urban areas to against the impacts of climate change

On September 6, Hanoi University of Civil Engineering in collaboration with the Embassy of Belgium in Vietnam held a workshop “Knowledge Network for Development of Sustainable areas in Vietnam”. The workshop focuses on urban development under the influence of climate … Continue reading

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2017 is so unexpectedly warm it is freaking out climate scientists

“Extremely remarkable” 2017 heads toward record for hottest year without an El Niño episode. Normally, the hottest years on record occur when the underlying human-caused global warming trend gets a temporary boost from an El Niño’s enhanced warming in the … Continue reading

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Establishment of Vu Gia – Thu Bon River Basin Organization

On August 21, 2017, in Tam Ky city, Quang Nam province, the People’s Committee of Quang Nam Province and Da Nang City organized the Signing Ceremony for the  Establishment of the Coordination Board for Integrated Management of the Vu Gia … Continue reading

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