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MONRE workshop to share international experience on building and development of the National Spatial Data Infrastructure

Development of the National Spatial Data Infrastructure (NSDI) is a task regulated in the new Law on Topography and Cartography. For developed countries, NSDI is an important instrument to support the development of e-government, smart cities, socio-economic development, protection of environment and climate change response. In order to develop NSDI in the coming time, MONRE in collaboration with relevant...

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Keeping silt for the Mekong Delta

Presently, the Mekong Delta has more than four million hectares of land. In which, the agricultural land is 2.6 million hectares provided a major source of agricultural products for the whole country. The Mekong Delta is also interested in investing in the construction of many irrigational works to promote...

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Many positive results of the Water and Sanitation Program in small towns in Vietnam achieved

Over the past years, the Government of Finland has supported the Government of Vietnam through its implementing agency, the Ministry of Construction, in the investment in 22 clean water supply systems and 19 wastewater and environmental treatment systems under the program entitled "Water and sanitation...

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Viet Nam participates in the 14th Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity

The 14th Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (COP 14), as well as the 9th meeting of the Conference of the Parties serving as the meeting of the Parties to the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety (COPMOP9) and the 3rd meeting of the Conference of the Parties...

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The East Asian Seas (EAS) Congress 2018 adopted the Iloilo Declaration to intensify actions to save its coasts and oceans

With the theme, “25 Years of Partnerships for Healthy Oceans, People and Economies: Moving as One with the Global Ocean Agenda”, the 2018 East Asian Seas Congress and the Sixth Ministerial Forum were organized in Iloilo city, Philippines from 27 to 30 November 2018.

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The 2nd OECD meeting of Mining Regions and Cities

The 2nd OECD meeting of Mining Regions and Cities, hosted by Australia, in the Northern Territory's capital of Darwin from 20-24 November 2018. With exposure to approximately 300 delegates from OECD member nations, the meeting provided a framework for the OECD, the mining industry, national and...

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Climate change threatens the environmental security

One of the most important issues of environmental security in Vietnam today is climate change based on a study by scientists from the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE).

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Eighth Session of the United Nations Committee of Experts on Global Geospatial Information Management

The Eighth Session of the United Nations Committee of Experts on Global Geospatial Information Management (UN-GGIM) was held from 1 - 3 August 2018 at the United Nations Headquarters in New York. UN-GGIM seeks to promote international cooperation in the field of global geospatial information management,...

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Complete the legal framework for development of remote sensing

By building a development orientation for remote sensing in Vietnam by 2030 with a vision to 2040, remote sensing technology is not only used in state agencies but also in private entities and foreign organization.

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Capacity building to cope with disasters for the community

After two years of implementation, the project "Building community capacity to cope with natural disasters in the Mekong Delta" has contributed to building community capacity, mitigating the negative impacts of climate change to develop a coordinated mechanism among stakeholders in disaster risk prevention...

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Developing Earth observation satellite for Vietnam’s disaster forecasting

Japan International Cooperation Agency revealed as Vietnam and Japan are preparing to produce a radar satellite, namely LOTUSat-1. This satellite has high spatial resolution, from 1 m to 16 m, which means that it is observable for an object’s image in details of 1-16 m.

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