The UK Space Agency’s International Partnership Programme (IPP) will provide £6 million (US$8.36 million) to Việt Nam to develop an early warning system to predict dengue outbreaks in the country.
Việt Nam is developing an integrated database and early warning system for diseases related to climate change, Đỗ Mạnh Cường of the Ministry of Health said on Thursday (October 19).
The Việt Nam Red Cross in collaboration with the American Red Cross launched the second phase of a project on building resilience to natural hazards.
Dr Hong-Sang Jung, executive director of the APEC Climate Center, speaks to Việt Nam News on the sidelines of the APEC Food Security Week in Cần Thơ about the significance of utilising climate information to develop sustainable agriculture in APEC economies.
Almost 1.4 million children suffering from severe malnutrition could die this year from famine in Nigeria, Somalia, South Sudan and Yemen, the UN children's agency said on Monday.
Climate change and abnormal weather conditions has strongly impacted to people’s health and is causing outbreak and recurrence of new epidemics in Việt Nam, according to report of Ministry of Health (MoH).