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Bac Lieu chose clean energy, clean environment, clean shrimp and phased out coal-fired power plant – a wise decision which satisfies people’s expectation, and leads a new initiative for Mekong Delta, Vietnam

Hanoi, September 23, 2016 –Vietnam Sustainable Energy Alliance (VSEA) and Non-Communicable Diseases Viet Nam (NCDs-VN) wholeheartedly support Bac Lieu Province leaders in their decision to “Withdraw Cai Cung coal-fired power plant project1 in the province from the Power Development Plan VII to ensure clean environment for aquaculture in the context that this province has high […] (More...)

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High school student organizes photograph exhibition on climate change

By CHANGE/ 350.org Vietnam CHANGE organized the exhibition “Climate change effects on the Mekong Delta” with its intern Quach Vinh Tuong on 29/08/2016 at BLANC Café, Vietnam, marking the intern’s first environmental photography project. The exhibition included 17 selected photographs taken in two coastal provinces, Ca Mau and Ben Tre, which showed severe climate change effects […] (More...)

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Charting our path to sustainable energy development in Vietnam: a convergence of sectors

Seminar on climate and energy raises voice of frontline community, corporate sector and scientific community in sustainable development   CHANGE/350.org Vietnam and the Vietnam Sustainable Energy Alliance (VSEA) hosted a seminar “Power shift: change to tackle climate change” on 27 April in Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC). The seminar aimed at promoting voice of the […] (More...)

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Vietnamese artists say “I can’t” to coal pollution

HO CHI MINH CITY, 1 APRIL 2016 Today the I Can’t campaign launches with the support of eight renowned Vietnamese singers, artists and actors emphasizing the message: “Don’t let coal pollution destroy your life.” The photo album portrays the deadly impacts of emission from coal-fired power plants on daily life [1]. The burning of coal […] (More...)

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Vietnamese Youth Send message to world leaders on eve of COP21

About 1,500 youths gathered at Cargo Event Space on 7 Nguyen Tat Thanh Street, Ward 12, District 4, HCMC from 16:00 to 21:00 on November 25th to join the Climate Action Festival POWER UP organized by CHANGE/350.org Vietnam. The festival celebrated the United Nations Climate Change Conference COP21, which will be held in Paris from […] (More...)

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Vietnamese youths send message to the Japanese government to stop funding coal

by Dung Nguyen, CHANGE 15 days to COP21 Paris. We are joining hand to send our message to the world leaders and country governments in every way we can. #StopFundingFossils is a campaign towards COP21 combining a digital mobilization, sending Tweets and emails to Japanese leaders, as well as in-­person actions at Japanese embassies around […] (More...)

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Vietnamese youths send message to the Japanese government to stop funding coal

by Dung Nguyen, CHANGE 15 days to COP21 Paris. We are joining hand to send our message to the world leaders and country governments in every way we can. #StopFundingFossils is a campaign towards COP21 combining a digital mobilization, sending Tweets and emails to Japanese leaders, as well as in-­person actions at Japanese embassies around […] (More...)

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