Viet Nam
Focal Point
Dr. Nguyen Thai Lai
Department of Water Resources Management
Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment

Side Events at Rio+20

Green economy Practices/Policies/Initiatives in Viet Nam
  • Planting Mangroves for Disaster Mitigation
    In Vietnam, government and nonprofit investments are made for dyke maintenance, and harvest rights for marine products are granted to local communities since 1994. By early 2000s, around 7,750 families had improved their livelihoods through decreased vulnerability to natural disasters and through the selling of crabs, shrimps, and mollusks.
Background papers/Position papers
National Reports
  • National Report - Viet Nam
    Implementation of Sustainable Development in Viet Nam
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