A tree-planting festival was launched at Thuan Thanh district, in the northern province of Bac Ninh, by the Vietnam Farmers’ Union Central Committee, the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment and the Bac Ninh Provincial People’s Committee. Attending the event, Tran Quoc Vuong, Politburo member, permanent member of the Secretariat of the Party Central Committee (PCC) and Chairman of the PCC’s Inspection Commission, suggested Party committees, authorities, Fatherland Front and organizations across the country strongly boost popularization and education and raise the public’s awareness of tree-planting, forest protection and the living environment protection. Vuong highlighted the exemplary role of cadres and party members in planting and tending trees, protecting forests with more specific, practical and effective plans. Delegates plant trees in Thuan Thanh district (Photo: dangconsan.vn) He asked the Vietnam Farmers’ Union to act … [Read more...] about Activities held in response to tree-planting festival
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Young people plant trees along Da Nang Bay (photo: Le Tuyet) The city targets to grow 30,000 trees from now to 2021. Secretary of Da Nang city’s Youth Union Nguyen Duy Minh said: “The tree planting festival helps improve young people’s awareness of protecting the environment to make Da Nang greener and more beautiful. Da Nang is a coastal city which is facing climate change consequences and sea level rise. Planting trees will help prevent sea water intrusion.” The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, the Vietnam Farmers’ Association, and Bac Ninh province co-organized a program to grow 57,000 trees in the province. … [Read more...] about Tree planting campaigns launched to protect the environment
The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development and the Quang Ninh Provincial People’s Committee launched a tree planting festival last Thursday. Speaking at the launch, President Tran Dai Quang called on Vietnamese people to plant trees and prevent deforestation to boost economic growth and improve people’s living standards. At the launch of a tree planting festival in Hanoi last Saturday, Secretary of the Hanoi Municipal Party Committee Hoang Trung Hai said this year’s festival aims to mobilize social resources to urban development and realize Hanoi’s target of planting 1 million trees by 2020. He asked local administrations, the Fatherland Front, and social organizations to join this effort. Hai said planting trees will make the city greener and more beautiful and reduce the impact of climate change. Hai stressed the importance of increasing the public commitment to protecting trees. This year, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development called for … [Read more...] about Tree planting festival 2017
Honda Vietnam holds tree planting day By Quoc Hung in HCMC 450 Honda Vietnam associates, 50 Forestry University students and a crowd of locals of northern Hoa Binh Province's Cao Phong District participated in the second annual 'Tree Planting Day' on Sunday. AR-CDM was designed by JICA experts and foresters from Vietnam Forestry University (VFU) and Research Center for Forest Ecology and Environment under the technical assistance of JICA in 2007. The project aims to benefit local people through carbon credits. Honda Vietnam, after organizing the first "Tree Planting Day" last year, will finance VND3.5 billion to the project over the next three years. This year over 900 participants, including 600 Honda Vietnam staff members, representatives of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, the Hanoi Environment Police, JICA, VFU and local people, planted 6,400 trees on 4 hectares. Honda Vietnam Co., by joining directly in the project's activities, hopes to make a practical … [Read more...] about Honda Vietnam holds tree planting day
Hai Duong provincial People's Committee has just announced the plan to carry out 2013 tree planting Tet. Accordingly, districts, townships and city are organizing tree planting Tet from 19 February to 11 March 2013, depending on the specific conditions in each locality. Hai Duong provincial People's Committee required, along with the encouragement of the mass forces' involvement as in previous years, the assurance of efficiency, economy, unobtrusiveness, informality; mainly organizing in communes, wards, district towns, not necessarily holding in the center of the districts, district towns or city. Tree planting must be coupled with the care and protection of trees; tree planting should be combined with the propagation of hygiene preservation, environmental protection among the people, and review of tree planting movement in 2012. (HaiDuongnews) … [Read more...] about 2013 tree planting Tet to take place from 19 Feb. to 11 Mar.