New Year Support Given to Struggling Workers, Needy People
08:26 | 30/12/2021
Despite formidable challenges caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, gifts were delivered to the needy across the nation.
Vietnam Well Positioned to Overcome Covid Challenges and Recover Soon
08:16 | 09/12/2021
A webinar on Dec. 7 reveals findings from the second round phone-based sociological survey entitled “Citizens' Opinions of and Experiences with Government Responses to Covid-19 Pandemic in Vietnam”, reported VNA.
Canada, UNDP Start Initiative Supporting Businesses and Reducing Covid-19 Effects
07:40 | 24/11/2021
A project was launched on Nov. 22 to enhance the resilience of social impact businesses and contribute to reducing the impact of Covid-19 on vulnerable groups.
Vietnam shows excellent progress in ensuring socio-economic rights: foreign officials
07:59 | 25/10/2021
Vietnam has recorded inclusive results, even compared with other regional countries, in social protection, health insurance, poverty reduction and gender quality.
Vietnam Ideally Placed in SDGs Implementation Progress: UNDP
16:26 | 22/10/2021
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Resident Representative a.i. in Vietnam, Terence D. Jones stated that Vietnam is in a very good position within Asia in terms of general development in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
UN Affirms to Stand Side By Side With Vietnam in Covid-19 Fight
09:27 | 13/08/2021
UN organisations in Vietnam will prioritise cooperating with the country in combating COVID-19 and promoting the transfer of vaccine production technology, affirmed UN Resident Coordinator in Vietnam Kamal Malhotra in the meeting with President Nguyen Xuan Phuc in Hanoi on August 12.
UNDP Recommends Policies for Vietnam Automotive Industry
11:50 | 09/07/2021
A UNDP research team aims to re-evaluate the impact of the pandemic on the automobile and electric vehicle supply chain in Vietnam to find policies to boost domestic enterprises.
Norway funds USD 1.3 million waste treatment project in Vietnam
09:30 | 19/06/2021
New project will scale up integrated and inclusive waste management models
Digital solutions in Viet Nam for people with disabilities and war casualties
16:53 | 15/06/2021
Comprehensive, Accurate, and Secured are the key words that can describe a digital platform, which now can also be accessed via smartphones, for registry and information management for persons with disabilities (PwD), launched today June 15 as part of the Korea-Viet Nam Mine Action Project (KV-MAP).
Vietnamese youth AI project offers support to migrant laborers
08:01 | 13/06/2021
A project of two Vietnamese students which supports migrant and informal laborers in Hanoi has been selected for the final round of the Youth Innovation for Human Mobility initiative in the Asia-Pacific region
UNDP Vietnam supports more than 1,500 RT PCR kits for urgent testing in outbreak hotspots
11:49 | 01/06/2021
The UN Development Programme (UNDP) in Vietnam provided more than 1,500 RT PCR test kits for Viet Nam’s Ministry of Health (MOH) to support urgent testing in outbreak hotspots. The test kits, produced locally in compliance with WHO’s technical procedures, were procured with funding from JSB of Japan and Ghen CoVy production team.
Green Climate Fund offers US$30.2 million to strengthen Vietnam’s climate change resilience
08:19 | 29/05/2021
The Green Climate Fund (GCF) – the world’s largest climate fund - has provided US$30.2 million as non-refundable aid to help Vietnam enhance its climate change resilience.
Voting for competent and qualified candidates key to achieving equitable, and sustainable development
14:29 | 22/05/2021
Caitlin Wiesen - The Resident Representative of the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) in Vietnam writes this article herself dedicating to the Vietnam Times.
Over 26,000 poor and near-poor people affected by natural disasters supported for stabilization
14:04 | 01/05/2021
Representing poor households who received the resilient house at the handover in Quang Nam province, Luu Thi Phuong living in Que Thuan commune, Que Son district thanked United Nations Development Program (UNDP), Provincial People's Committee and Red Cross Society, “Without this support, I don't know when my sons and I will be able to build such a resilient house.”
Storm-resilient houses built for poor families
07:56 | 30/04/2021
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the People's Committees of Quang Binh, Quang Tri, Thua Thien Hue, Quang Nam, and Quang Ngai provinces, have completed the repair and reinforcement of storm-resilient features for more than 3,323 damaged houses.
Study: over 80 percent of State-owned enterprises in Vietnam aware of responsible business practice
11:46 | 23/04/2021
81 percent of State-owned enterprises (SOE) in Vietnam understand responsible business practice (RBP) and its implication fully.
Quang Ninh led the country in Governance and Public Administration Performance Index
14:10 | 15/04/2021
According to the 2020 Provincial Governance and Public Administration Performance Index - PAPI Report on Vietnam, just released on April 14, Quang Ninh increased 2 ranks, reaching the leading position in the country.
COVID-19 response emergency support for people with disabilities in Hai Duong province
07:28 | 04/03/2021
Some 200 people with disabilities and people with visual impairment in the northern province of Hai Duong had been gift packages (including masks, hand sanitizers, rice, cooking oil, milk).
People in Ha Giang develop sustainable economy while combating COVID-19 effectively
08:43 | 21/02/2021
A series of images reflecting “People in Ha Giang implementing dual goals of sustainable economic development while effective COVID-19 prevention and control”, was just shared by the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) in Vietnam.
Safe Houses Save Lives
10:02 | 07/02/2021
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Dan Tri newspaper, and the Vietnam Fund for Promoting Education on January 5 have officially launched a crowdfunding campaign entitled 'Safe Houses Save Lives' to build 100 new storm- and flood-resilient houses for poor and near-poor families in the coastal province of Quang Binh.