Tag Archives: Mekong Delta

Phòng tránh hạn, mặn ngay khi còn lũ!

Những ngày qua, khu vực Đồng Tháp Mười, tứ giác Long Xuyên thuộc một số huyện của các tỉnh An Giang, Đồng Tháp, Long An đã có lũ về. Còn tại Vĩnh Long, 2 con nước giữa tháng 8 và đầu … Continue reading

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Seeking Breakthrough and Effective Measures to Adapt to Climate Change, Managing Water Resource in the Mekong Delta

On the morning of September 26, 2016, Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue, Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Tran Hong Ha, The Vice Head of the Southwest Steering Committee Son Minh Thang, and the Party Committee Secretary of Ca … Continue reading

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UN Vows to Assist Vietnam Tackle Drought, Salinity

HCM CITY – The UN Deputy Secretary General has offered assistance to Việt Nam in coping with the ongoing drought and saline intrusion, which has affected two million people in the southern and south-central region. Jan Eliasson, who recently completed … Continue reading

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Institutional challenges for peri-urban water supply in Can Tho, Vietnam

The lack of a secure and clean potable water supply in peri-urban areas is a major source of vulnerability for poor residents on the periphery of rapidly expanding cities in South East Asia. Climate change will increase the demand for … Continue reading

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