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The signing ceremony of a comprehensive Memorandum of Understanding between VNU-Central Institute for Natural Resources and Environmental Studies (VNU-CRES), Vietnam National University and Vietnam National University of Forestry (VNUF), Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development

The signing ceremony of a comprehensive Memorandum of Understanding between VNU-Central Institute for Natural Resources and Environmental Studies (VNU-CRES), Vietnam National University and Vietnam National University of Forestry (VNUF), Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development

On the afternoon of December 26th, 2019, at the headquarters of the Vietnam National University of Forestry, VNU-CRES had a working session and signed a comprehensive cooperation agreement with VNUF. Representative of VNU-CRES Board of Directors had Assoc. Prof. Dr. Luu The Anh and directors of different departments including Department of Administrative Affairs, Department of Science & …

VNU- Central Institute for Natural Resources and Environmental Studies (VNU-CRES) held the summative end-of-year conference for 2019 and implementation plans for 2020

VNU- Central Institute for Natural Resources and Environmental Studies (VNU-CRES) held the summative end-of-year conference for 2019 and implementation plans for 2020

On December 31st, 2019, VNU-CRES, Vietnam National University (VNU) held the Conference to summarize the work of 2019 and deploy the plan for 2020. Assoc. Dr. Luu The Anh, VNU-CRES Director General, summarized the achievements in 2019 and plan for 2020 Attending the Conference were Assoc. Prof. Dr. Pham Bao Son, VNU Vice President and representatives of the Directors from VNU Functional …

First Announcement – National workshop on: “Marine plastic pollution in Vietnam: Current situation & solutions”

First Announcement – National workshop on: “Marine plastic pollution in Vietnam: Current situation & solutions”

Currently, plastic waste is a global environmetal problem, negatively impacting on the ecosystem, environment, organisms, human health, and threatening the sustainable development of each country. Vietnam and other countries around the world are strongly responding to campaigns and action programs against plastic waste. The workshop aims to create a forum for sharing and exchanging knowledge, …

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First Announcement – National workshop on: “Marine plastic pollution in Vietnam: Current situation & solutions”

First Announcement – National workshop on: “Marine plastic pollution in Vietnam: Current situation & solutions”

Currently, plastic waste is a global environmetal problem, negatively impacting on the ecosystem, environment, organisms, human health, and threatening the sustainable development of each country. Vietnam and other countries around the world are strongly responding to campaigns and action programs against plastic waste. The workshop aims to create a forum for sharing and exchanging knowledge, …

workshop “Water management in urban areas in Vietnam in the context of climate change”.

workshop “Water management in urban areas in Vietnam in the context of climate change”.

The Embassy of Belgium, in close collaboration with VNU – Institute of Vietnamese studies and Development Science (IVIDES), the Belgian Development Agency (Enabel), KU Leuven and ULB (Free University of Brussels) have the honour to invite you to a workshop “Water management in urban areas in Vietnam in the context of climate change”.  Date/Time       : Tuesday, 28th May 2019, from 9.00 to …

The national scientific forum on marine biology and sustainable development

The national scientific forum on marine biology and sustainable development

Infomation of forum 1. The National Scientific Forum on Marine Biology and Sustainable Development will be held to summarize the achievements in marine biology and technological development in Vietnam during the past five years and propose solutions for resource utilization, conservation and sustainable development of natural resources towards 2025 and vision for 2035. 2. The forum themes focus …

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From over 100,000 species assessments in IUCN update, zero improvements

From over 100,000 species assessments in IUCN update, zero improvements

The latest IUCN Red List update, which includes assessments of 105,732 species, lists more than 28,000 species as threatened with extinction. The declines of many of these species can be attributed to human overexploitation, according to the IUCN. The red-capped mangabey (Cercocebus torquatus), for example, has moved from vulnerable to endangered in 2019, largely because of threats from illegal …

Africa Is Under Heavy Exploitation By The Chinese

Africa Is Under Heavy Exploitation By The Chinese

After colonization, China has now taken over Africa by using loans as bait to impress African leaders. Until 2010, the taking of Africa by China was quiet, but everything changed in 2012, when the Beijing Conference took place, since then China has become the new colonial masters in Africa. Using money as a bait to entice the weak and inefficient African leaders, despite how rich Africa is, China …

Chinese looting Mozambique’s forests

Chinese looting Mozambique’s forests

Chinese businessmen are looting the hardwood forests in countries like Mozambique, Congo and Russia. As a result, these countries have lost millions of dollars in tax revenue and their tropical hardwood forests might disappear within just a few years. Nito Silva wipes the wood shavings from his sweaty face while his chainsaw still growls. “I log about 40 trees per day,” he says, leaning on a tree …

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list publication from 2004-2009 of CRES

list publication from 2004-2009 of CRES

Tiếng Anh Centre for Natural Resources and Environemntal Studies (CRES), 2004. Mangrove ecosystem in the Red River coastal zone: Biodiversity, ecology, socio-economics, management and education. MERD/CRES/NEF. Agricultural Publishing House, Ha Noi. CRES, 2005. 20 year – Centre for Natural Resources and Environmental Studies. Science and Technology Publishing House. Ha Noi. CRES, 2005. Selected …

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