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Bankable projects offer sustainable development for local people

Starting as a rattan and bamboo processing business in 2008, Trần Trung Hiếu has been building a sustainable value chain for providing environment-friendly material to crafts production by growing 152ha rattan forest in the poverty-stricken Nam Giang and Tây Giang districts in the central Quảng Nam Province in 2019-20.

Disabled fans show support for Games

Two blind fans, Nguyễn Thảo Đan and Phạm Thị Thương, joined the fervent atmosphere at Tây Hồ Gymnasium during the Taekwondo competition at the SEA Games 31.


Urgent action needed on primate protection

However, a report by ENV, an NGO focused on wildlife protection, showed that only 30 per cent of total poaching violations in Việt Nam were discovered, while 70 per cent were unknown, meaning that the number of the langurs hunted in the forest was unclear.