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Group work during the discussion session to provide comments to the draft law at the workshop

Leveraging legal mechanisms to safeguard biodiversity in Viet Nam

The Government of Viet Nam, with the support of the IUCN and in coordination with other partners, is developing the Draft Biodiversity Law. This is initiated subsequent to the Government Decision No. 35/2003/QD-TTg, which mandates the development to the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE). …  

07 Jan 2008 | News story

"What do you think if we and other sea animals die?  How will people living by the sea be affected?”
– Chau Thi Anh Thu’s award winning painting.

Continuing support: IUCN’s work in the Gulf of Tonkin

Colourful and creative drawings produced by the children of Minh Chau Island Secondary School were displayed at an award ceremony on November 19, 2007 to celebrate student participation in the “I Love Marine Turtles” Campaign. This is part of the “Saving Marine Turtles and their Habitat” environmental education programme that promotes good practices of marine biodiversity preservation. …  

07 Jan 2008 | News story

Using GIS to improve MPA management

Using Geographic Information System (GIS) to improve marine protected area management

A training course on the use of Geographic Information System (GIS) software, My World GIS, to support Marine Protected Areas (MPAs) ecosystem management was co-sponsored by IUCN Viet Nam in November 2007 at Nui Chua National Park in Ninh Thuan province. …  

07 Jan 2008 | News story

Participants in the Mangrove Restoration Workshop

Mangrove Restoration: protecting the coast and mitigating climate change impacts

At the end of November 2007, IUCN co-organized the “Mangrove Restoration for climate change adaptation and Sustainable Development” workshop in Can Gio district, Ho Chi Minh city in partnership with other local and international partners. …  

07 Jan 2008 | News story

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Beyond the Red List - IUCN hosts a special session with the Private Sector on the 2007 National Red List

Staff of IUCN Sri Lanka invited its private sector partners to an evening with them on December 11, 2007 to discuss business opportunities arising from the National Red List which was launched recently. This informal evening was held at the Cinnamon Grand Hotel. …  

11 Dec 2007 | News story

"Four Factors" poster

"Bốn nhân tố: Những vấn đề của phát triển và toàn cầu hoá"

Ngày 3/12/2007 - Đại sứ quán Pháp tại Việt Nam, hợp tác với đại học Tous Les Savoirs (Université di Tous Les Savoirs - UTLS ) và Hiệp hội bảo tồn thiên nhiên thế giới, đã tổ chức sáu buổi hội thảo chuyên đề với chủ đề "Những thay đổi toàn cầu và các vấn đề của toàn cầu hoá" Tuần lễ hội thảo khoa học về các vấn đề cấp bách hiện nay. Bắt đầu vào lúc 18:30 hàng ngày, từ 10/12 đến 15/12 năm 2007, ở "I'Espace" - Trung tâm văn hoá Pháp tại Hà Nội, 24 Tràng Tiền. …  

03 Dec 2007 | News story

"Four Factors" poster

“Four factors: The problems of development and globalization.”

3 December 2007 – The Embassy of France in Vietnam in collaboration with Université de Tous Les Savoirs – UTLS and The World Conservation Union have organized six special workshops on that address the theme: “Global changes and problems of globalization” …  

03 Dec 2007 | News story

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IUCN Sri Lanka partners the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce in the Best Corporate Citizens Awards 2007

The Ten Best Corporate Citizens Awards 2007, a gala CSR awards ceremony organised by the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce (CCC), was held on November 29, 2007 at the Oak Room of the Cinnamon Grand Hotel. …  

29 Nov 2007 | News story

Ms. Bayley Dixon helped with one of the IUCN Viet Nam's workshops

Views from Bayley

When I first came to IUCN Viet Nam, it was a confusing place. The people traveled extensively – Ho Chi Minh City, Nha Trang, Vietienne, Phom Phenh, Bangkok and even farther afield – coming and going from the office daily. Acronyms fly about even faster than people. IUCN Viet Nam works on almost too many projects to count. …  

07 Oct 2007 | News story

One team working during the IUCN writeshop

Capacity building: IUCN staff  improve writing skills

A training course on writing skills was held for IUCN staff this September under the guidance of a regional trainer in the field of communication for development. …  

07 Oct 2007 | News story

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