04/08/2016An eco-tourism village is a new model of economic development in harmony with natural landscape and the environment associated with traditional culture.
04/08/2016Cà Mau is a province in the southern pole of the country, three sides bordered with the sea with the coastline of 254 km, accounting for 7.8% of the total coastline of the country. The Cà Mau sea area is about 80,000 km2, one of four key fishery fields of the whole country.
04/08/2016The Great Green Wall of China known as the Three-North Shelter Forest Program is the biggest tree planting project on the planet with the purpose to create a 2,800-mile long green belt to hold back the quickly expanding Gobi Desert and sequester millions tons of CO2 in the process. It is expected to complete by 2050, thence increase forest cover from 5 - 15% overall of China’s.
04/08/2016Trees are known to improve air quality by capturing 6 common air pollutants and toxic gases: ground-level ozone, particulate matter, CO, NOx, SO2 and lead. In fact, a single tree can absorb 10 pounds of air pollutants/year. According to a study published in 2014, U.S. Forest Service scientists and collaborators calculated that trees are saving more than 850 human lives a year and preventing 670,00...
04/08/2016The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales’s latest Economic Insight said ASEAN’s renewable generation capacity had grown by 83 percent between 2002 and 2012, led by Việt Nam which had added 34 billion kWh of hydropower.
04/08/2016Indoor vertical farms is an exciting movement in U.S. food production, providing pesticide-free leafy greens and herbs to a fast-growing population by using LED (light emitting diode) lighting for efficient photosynthesis in place of sunlight. It can grow plants year round in half the time and with far less water compared to outdoor, open-field farms with no risk of genetically modified (GMO) seed...
04/08/2016On 31 August 2015 in Nairobi city (Kenya), A ground-breaking air quality measuring device unveiled by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), expected to cost up to 100 times less than existing solutions, has the potential to revolutionize air quality measurement in developing countries and help prevent deaths from air pollution.
04/08/2016With the initiative of Prime Minister Nguyễn Tấn Dũng at the 3rd East Asia Summit (EAS) in Singapore, on November 2007, Việt Nam agreed to host the next summit.
04/08/2016In the context of climate change and global integration, to hold the opportunities to become a Green - Civilized - Modern capital together with other localities nationwide, Hà Nội has implemented holistically many solutions to enhance the efficiency and effectiveness of environmental protection, contributing to the socio-economic development in a sustainable manner.
04/08/2016Water environment conditions in Việt Nam have been degraded due to increase of pollution load accompanied by the rapid urbanization and industrial development, and shortage of wastewater treatment facilities as well as their operation and maintenance capabilities
04/08/2016United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has supported Việt Nam in substantial achievements in poverty reduction and socio-economic development in the last two decades, at the same time in addressing new challenges that Việt Nam is currently facing, particularly environmental pollution and climate change.
04/08/2016On October 22nd, 2015, in Jeju, Korea, the 12th Việt Nam - Korea Environment Ministers Meeting was taken place.