7/21/2016 - 16:26 (VOVworld) - The United Nations Security Council on July 27 conducted the first unofficial vote for a new UN Secretary-General to succeed Ban Ki-moon, whose term will end on December 31. This is the first time in the UN’s 70-year history that the selection process will involve public discussions with candidates campaigning for the world’s top diplomatic post, conducted transparently... More 7/8/2016 - 18:19 (VOVworld) – The Center for Research and Training of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) held a seminar on Friday on the results of a survey on Vietnam’s Provincial Governance and Public Administration Performance Index (PAPI). PAPI provides a set of objective indicators that help assess the performance of governance and public administration, while at the same time providing an incentive... More 2/25/2016 - 18:37 (VOVworld) – The United Nations Development Program (UNDP), with its presence in more than 170 poor … [Read more...] about United Nations Development Program VOV5
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VNGOVNet - The PM approved on December 11 the National Goal Program on Clean Water and Environmental Hygiene in Rural Areas for the period 2006-2010. The Program aims to ensure that by 2010 about 85% of rural population have access to clean water; 70% of rural households and farmer families engaging in husbandry have standard toilets and stables; all kindergartens, schools, clinics, markets, communal offices and other public works in rural areas are equipped with standard toilets and supplied with clean water; and minimize environmental pollution in handicraft villages, especially those specializing in food processing. … [Read more...] about National Goal Program 2006-2010 ratified on clean water and environmental hygiene in rural areas
On April 24th, 2013 the Steering Committee of the National Objectives Program promulgated Plan 37/KH-UBND on organizing the preliminary conference on 03 years implementing the National Objectives Program for the period of 2011-2013 in Dong Nai province. The conference aims at assessing the mobilization, allocation and utilization of the funds for National Objectives Program; assessing the effectiveness and impact of the National Objectives Program on addressing urgent problems in terms of socioeconomic development; assessing the managerial and administrative capability of the empowered authorities of National Objectives Program; evaluating the execution and implementation the National Objectives Program in the province; addressing the existing problems during the implementation of the National Objectives Program for the past 03 years; through which to draw some lessons and propose solutions for more effective management and administration over the National Objectives Program in the … [Read more...] about Dong Nai province plans to organize the preliminary conference on the 03 years implementing the National Objectives Program for the period of 2011-2013.
Vietnam is one of the frequent disaster- affected countries. Coastal erosion is a constant threat to Vietnam and is getting more serious as a consequence of storms and rising sea levels caused by climate change. A series of projects and programs have been implemented to deal with coastal erosion. On July 17, at a consultation workshop on National Assessment Report on Coastal Erosion in Vietnam, Coordinating Body on the Seas of East Asia (COBSEA) said that the building and completion of the Report will help COBSEA get information to build a regional project to cope with the challenges of climate change and coastal erosion. Coastal erosion At the workshop, Dr. Vu Tuan , Deputy Director of the Vietnam Administration of Seas and Islands and Mr. Le Van Cong, senior consultant on coastal erosion said that , coastal erosion in Vietnam are increasingly complicated and serious and occurs throughout the coastal areas. Specifically, in the North, from Quang Ninh to Ninh Binh there are five … [Read more...] about National Assessment Report on Coastal Erosion completes
Over the past years, particularly in 2006-2010 period, at especially difficult communes, there are about 20 policy groups applied with about 30 national target programs and projects carried out aiming at poverty reduction through infrastructure development, production promotion and improvement of people's life. Hence, the socio-economic situation at these communes witnessed considerable progress. Over the past years, particularly in 2006-2010 period, at especially difficult communes, there are about 20 policy groups applied with about 30 national target programs and projects carried out aiming at poverty reduction through infrastructure development, production promotion and improvement of people's life. Hence, the socio-economic situation at these communes witnessed considerable progress. … [Read more...] about National target programs and poverty reduction project in especially difficult communes