15:41 | 13/10/2020
Nearly 130 delegates from 41 ASEM member countries and seven international and regional organisations have attended the Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) High-level Dialogue on Promoting Women’s Economic Empowerment amid the COVID-19 Pandemic which was an initiative proposed by Vietnam and was strongly supported by ASEM members.
08:19 | 20/09/2020
This activity is part of an integrated response funded by Japan to assist Vietnamese people in COVID-19 prevention and control.
06:23 | 02/09/2020
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Vietnam on September 1 donated 15 more Ohmni Robots to the Ministry of Health to help protect frontline doctors and nurses in Central provinces’ hospitals from COVID-19 and other infectious diseases.
06:10 | 16/07/2020
With support from the Government of Australia, the UN Development Programme (UNDP) has provided 1,700 tablet computers to Cambodia's Ministry of Planning, along with a bundle of software, all aimed at improving Cambodia’s social protection system.
06:05 | 14/07/2020
Australia’s Department for Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) and the UN Development Programme (UNDP) have signed a Funding Agreement for Australia to make an additional contribution of AUD 9.7 million (USD USD 6.7 million) over four years (2021-2025) to the on-going programme “Vietnam Provincial Governance and Public Administration Performance Index” (PAPI), implemented through UNDP.
16:23 | 27/06/2020
On June 26, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) donated three Ohmni Robots to the National Hospital of Tropical Diseases to help protect frontline doctors and nurses from COVID-19 and other infectious diseases.
09:36 | 18/06/2020
The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) and the Japanese Embassy in Ha Noi recently announced the provision of basic support to poor and vulnerable households in Southern provinces of Ninh Thuan, Binh Thuan, and Ca Mau for the prevention of COVID-19.
15:38 | 17/06/2020
The Government of Vietnam, Government of Australia, UNFPA, UNICEF and UN Women are all working together in the new partnership "Supporting Interventions to Eliminate Violence against Women and Children in Vietnam under COVID-19 Emergency Context".
13:11 | 14/06/2020
A new study published by UNU-WIDER recently warns that the economic fallout from the global pandemic could increase global poverty by as much as half a billion people, or 8% of the total human population. This would be the first time that poverty has increased globally in thirty years, since 1990.
13:21 | 08/06/2020
On the occasion of World Oceans Day, the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (Norad), the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the Quang Ninh Provincial People’s Committee, the Vietnam Administration of Seas and Islands (VASI), and the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment have launched two projects to tackle waste and plastic pollution.
06:25 | 07/06/2020
The Ministry of Health (MOH) on June 6 collaborated with the Directorate for Standards, Metrology and Quality (DSMQ) under the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST), Vietnam Certification Center (QUACERT) and UNDP in Vietnam to organize a workshop with enterprises to enhance quality and production capacity of personal protective equipment (PPE) and supporting the export of PPE to respond to COVID-19.
06:00 | 28/05/2020
Leaders of the Vietnam National Mine Action Centre (VNMAC), UN Development Programme (UNDP) and the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) on May 25-26 visited the central province of Quang Binh and participated in a number of activities under the Korea-Vietnam Mine Action project.
14:51 | 15/05/2020
Two Vietnamese start-ups, among 07 others in Asia and the Pacific, to be proundly announced as the 2020 winners of a UN Environment Programme (UNEP) start-up initiative. They are demonstrating business solutions that will help Asia build back better and greener after the COVID-19 pandemic.
08:33 | 13/04/2020
This is part of UNDP’s assistance to the Government of Vietnam to help the country fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.
14:24 | 18/03/2020
On March 17 in Hanoi, the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) signed an agreement to support USD185,000 to the Mekong Delta to overcome drought and saltwater intrusion.