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Participants attended the leadership committee meeting
On May 5, IUCN organized the fourth leadership committee meeting of Ha Long-Cat Ba Alliance (HLCBA).  The meeting marked the end of the first phase (...
Opening the meeting, Craig Hart, Deputy Mission Director of USAID/Vietnam, reaffirmed that the mission of the Alliance is to create a platform to connect stakeholders including local authorities,...
Mr. Darius Postma - CSR Founding Director, HG Holding
The call is open for all Vietnamese citizens Vietnamese citizens, or foreigners based in Vietnam, Have time commitment and be in good health, be...
Please see the detailed call for volunteers HERE for further information about requirements and responsibilities  Deadline: 17:00, Saturday, August 12, 2017 Online forms submitted at...
Logos of IUCN, Mangroves for the Future, the US State Department, Stimson, and the United States
The Stimson Center, on behalf of the U.S. State Department and in collaboration with IUCN and the Mangroves for the Future (MFF) Programme, is co-...
The two-day conference will take place in Bangkok, Thailand on 14-15 September 2017. The conference aims to bring together 40-50 marine experts from think tanks, academia, the private sector,...
How one organisation is helping conserve Viet Nam's wildlife
IUCN team interviewed local people to find forest landscape restoration options in Quang Tri
Two years ago, on a field survey in Bac Kan Province in Viet Nam, we heard about a farmer who needed 30 stamps to get a permit to harvest a single...
Thanks to good personal relationships, the farmer finally got his permit. But he was the only one in the commune who managed to overcome such a complicated process. While harvesting naturally...
Ms. Phan Bao Ha - an IUCN marine turtle conservation volunteer
My name is Phan Bao Ha and I was a volunteer for the IUCN marine turtle conservation programme in Con Dao National Park in 2015. That year, with a...
I’ve lived in Da Lat for 7 years with many friends and have various networks throughout the city. In Da Lat, I organised a group of foreigners from many countries to work for an environmental project...
Lam Hung Loc (first person in the front) - a volunteer in 2015 Con Dao programme
Back in 2015, I was a university student who travelled and went backpacking often. However the volunteer trip to Bay Canh Island in Con Dao National...
My first impression of the place was that it was serene and peaceful. The moment the team and I set foot on the remote Island we could feel our excitement build up as we prepared for the next 15 days...
From June 19 to 21, IUCN staff, partners, and local officials from the Xe Champhone and Beung Kiat Ngong Ramsar sites in Lao PDR gathered in...
Designated Ramsar sites of international importance in 2010, the Xe Champhone and Beung Kiat Ngong wetlands contain key habitats such as river channels, peatlands, freshwater marshes, and seasonally...
Fisher in Boeung Chhmar Ramsar Site
Project Title: Mekong WET: Building Resilience of Wetlands in the Lower Mekong Region through a Ramsar Regional Initiative Location: Cambodia, Lao PDR, Thailand, Viet Nam Duration: 1 January,...
A Family of Tonkin Snub-Nosed Monkeys
A community-based conservation programme in northeastern Viet Nam is actively involving indigenous communities in Ha Giang and Cao Bang Province to...
In the two provinces, communities rely on the forest’s vital resources for their survival, utilising it more and more for agriculture, livestock grazing, timber logging and non-timber forestry...
IBBRI Regional Steering Committee and IUCN Staff
The importance of regional cooperation took centre stage at the first Steering Committee meeting and inception workshop for the Indo-Burma Ramsar...
The event shared the Ramsar Regional initiative’s vision with the wider wetlands community and officially launched the new regional wetlands project “Mekong WET: Building Resilience of Wetlands in...
Tour guides received certificates after the training
“The beauty of Ha Long Bay lies in its unique geographical, landscape, biodiversity and cultural-historical values. Currently, its biodiversity...
While very few Vietnamese tourists pay attention to the biodiversity of Ha Long Bay-Cat Ba Archipelago, higher spending visitors from Germany, UK, and other European countries often ask about ...

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