This is the consensus reached at the Second Annual Coastal Forum underway from October 15-18 in southern Soc Trang province to share experience on climate change adaptation in the coastal regions of Vietnam, Cambodia and Thailand. The forum is part of a European Union-funded project administered by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) to build resilience to climate change in coastal Southeast Asia. "Coastal communities in the three neighbouring countries are confronting similar future issues as a result of climate change, which require joint efforts to find proper ways to respond to a changing climate," said Robert Mather, head of IUCN's Southeast Asia Group. He stressed the effectiveness of 'soft' measures based on the natural ecosystem in enhancing resilience to climate change, along with certain roles played by 'infrastructure' solutions. After two years of implementing the IUCN project in eight coastal provinces - Chanthaburi and Trat (Thailand), … [Read more...] about Climate change forum promotes natural solutions for Vietnam, Cambodia and Thailand
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Study executed by BA Nguyen Van Hoa, Department of Education on My Tu district, Soc Trang province from 6/2005 to 02/2006 to find out the causes leading to elementary school and high school dropout on My Tu district, to set out feasible solutions to overcome the status. Through a survey in 50 primary schools and 14 secondary schools in the district of My Tu showed that dropouts have a relationship with the economic situation - the local society. The number of dropout school in year through is popular in many places, that is concentrated in ethnic minority villages, deep rural areas, the majority of the poor. On the other hand, it is also due to the difficult economic conditions, families without access to good care of their child's learning. This is both objective factors but also has a subjective element. In terms of school responsibilities, authorities and other organizations have not focused to overcome the dropout. Therefore, the proposed solution is usually time solutions to … [Read more...] about Status and solutions to redress dropout at elementary and secondary schools in My Tu District, Soc Trang Province.
VGP - The Government has introduced its key solutions for directing the implementation of the social-economic development plan and State budget estimate in 2012. The following is the full translation of the solutions. RESOLUTION Key solutions for directing the implementation of the social-economic development plan and State budget estimate in 2012 Despite many difficulties and challenges in 2011, the national economy has, as guided by the sound leadership of the Communist Party and drastic measures taken by the Government, as well as fuelled by efforts exerted by sectors and agencies of all levels, the business community and people, moved positively and obtained an array of significant achievements in curbing inflation, stabilizing the macro-economy, and ensuring social welfare. These included an economic growth rate of at about 6%; agriculture developing stably; food output making a new record high; industrial production increasing fairly; service and tourism sectors continuing with … [Read more...] about Key solutions for realizing socio-economic development plan
(VEN) - Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) is trying to develop a high-tech farming sector to become a modern agricultural service center that will transfer new technology, machinery and equipment to livestock breeding and cultivation areas and buy agricultural products for municipal consumption and export. … [Read more...] about High tech solutions motivate agriculture in HCMC
(Cinet) – In the morning of 26 February, at the Viet Xo Cultural Friendship Palace, Hanoi, the MOCST continued to have a second working day about the implementation conference of the activities of the industry of culture, sports and tourism 2011, at the same time awarding agencies under the Ministry. At the meeting, representatives fro the departments of culture, sports and tourism continued to discuss, supplement the summarizing draft report at the same time proposing solutions to implement well 10 key tasks 2011 which have been determined in the draft report. Speaking to summarize the conference, the Minister of the MOCST Hoang Tuan Anh warmly welcome the contributing ideas of the Departments, branches, industry to help the industry of culture, sports and tourism and family to develop more in the future. On behalf of the leadership of the MOCST, the Minister Hoang Tuan Anh launched the competition in the whole branch of culture, sports … [Read more...] about The MOCST: Trying great efforts to implement well 10 key tasks 2011