A report titled “Climate change in Viet Nam, Impacts and Adaptation” has been introduced within the framework of COP26 in Glasgow, UK.
Land subsidence due to groundwater exploitation in Hà Nội, as well as many other localities, has become a concern for the management of water resources.
The HCM City Department of Natural Resources and Environment has approved a plan to restrict groundwater exploitation in 2021.
The Ministry of Construction has submitted to the Government for approval plans to triple the length of HCM City’s drainage network.
The Mekong Delta needs VNĐ338 trillion (US$16.5 billion) in the next five years to upgrade its traffic infrastructure, improve water storage and mitigate riverbank and coastal erosion.