Workshop on Integrated Drought Management in the South Central and Highlands under climate change context

VAWR coordinated with Water Resources Directorate to hold an international workshop called ‘Drought Management in the South Central and Central Highlands in the context of climate change: Challenges and Solutions’ in Ninh Thuan on June 24th 2016.

Women disproportionately affected by disaster: experts

During the three-day “Gender and Disaster Risk Reduction” conference, about 70 government officials, non-governmental organisations, researchers from 22 countries - plus, 200 representatives from government, inter-governmental organisations, the United Nations, the Red Cross, and civil society in Việt Nam - gathered to call for urgent action to promote gender equality in disaster risk reduction programmes and policies.

Workshop and Cooperation to promote Green Energy for Rural development in Hangzhou-China, Aug. 2-8, 2015

During Aug. 2 - 8, 2015, under APEC cooperation program framework, Vietnam Academy for Water Resources (VAWR), Institute of Hydropower and Renewable Energy (IHR) led by Assoc.Prof.Dr. Nguyen Tung Phong have participated in the workshop and cooperation with partners in Hangzhou Regional Center (Asia – Pacific) for small hydropower (HRC), China’s National Research Institute for Rural Electrification (NRIRE) and University of Brawijaya, Clean Energy

Salinity intrusion prevention measures proposed for southern region

A number of measures to cope with salinity intrusions in the 2015-2016 dry season in the southern region were presented at a conference recently held in the Mekong Delta province of Ben Tre.

WB helps Viet Nam improve safe dams

About 6.8 million Vietnamese people will get benefits from the Viet Nam Dam Rehabilitation and Safety Improvement Project for some 450 irrigation dams with support from a US$415 million credit from the International Development Association (IDA), approved by the World Bank Group’s Board of Executive Director on December 16.
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