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Tuesday, April 3, 2018
Nature for water
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This year, World Water Day (March 22) is themed “Nature for water” in a move to explore how we can use nature to overcome the water challenges of the 21st century.

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Friday, February 9, 2018
TSU consulting group supports provinces in assessment supervision and communications
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As part of a program of support to the province-level projects in Ha Tinh, Ninh Thuan, and Binh Thuan, consultants from the Technical Support Unit (TSU) conducted working visits to discuss issues for monitoring and evaluation (M&E), and communications and community development (CCD).

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Friday, February 9, 2018
Communications and community development: Initial results and orientations for 2018
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In 2018, the climate change project’s communications and community development (CCD) activities will focus on activities for promoting awareness raising and behavioral change in response to climate change issues. In addition, coordination between provinces will promote reflection as well as sharing results, lessons and experiences.

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Monday, October 30, 2017
Workshop on “Urban planning in response to climate change based on integrated water resource management”
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On October 26, 2017 in the central city of Ha Tinh, the Technical Support Unit (TSU) in combination of the Project Coordination Units (PCU) of the provinces of Ha Tinh, Ninh Thuan and Binh Thuan, jointly organized a workshop on “Urban planning in response to climate change based on integrated water resource management.”

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Friday, August 4, 2017
Workshop on the consultancy for researching, reviewing and assessing investments for climate change response and proposals for solutions.
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On July 20, 2017, the Ministry of Planning and Investment’s Department of Science, Education, Natural Resources and Environment (DSENRE) teamed up with the Technical Support Unit (TSU) of the Belgium-funded project for “Integrated water resource management and urban planning in relation to climate change in the provinces of Ha Tinh, Ninh Thuan and Binh Thuan” to organise a workshop on the consultancy for researching, reviewing and assessing investments for climate change response and proposals for solutions. This activity is being conducted to support implementation of Vietnam’s commitments to the Paris Climate Agreement from the Paris COP21 in 2015. The study is being conducted as part of the TSU project which is funded jointly by the governments of Belgium and Vietnam.

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Wednesday, May 3, 2017
Training course on utilizing the Set of communication document
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(TSU) During April 20-21, 2017 in Hanoi, the Technical Support Unit organised a training course on utilizing the Set of communication document on climate change, and integrated water resource management and urban planning related to climate change.

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Wednesday, April 19, 2017
The Climate Change Program implements Result-Based Management Approach
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(TSU) The program on Integrated Water Management and Urban Development in Relation to Climate Change (referred to as the Climate Change Program) is being implemented with the support of the Governments of Vietnam and Belgian. The program includes the Technical Support Unit (TSU) and three projects; one each in Ha Tinh, Ninh Thuan and Binh Thuan provinces. The application of a "results-based management" approach is a requirement for all Belgian-funded programs. In order to implement the "result-based management" approach, national and international experts with stakeholders developed and implemented a monitoring and evaluation (M & E) system for the projects. Monitoring and evaluation is carried out throughout the whole process of project implementation.

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Monday, October 31, 2016
Workshop Community Oriented Approaches to Flood Early Warning and Risk Reduction – Experiences from Quy Nhon, Binh Dinh Province
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Thursday, 26 May 2016. QUY NHON – a Workshop was held with the stakeholders of the Belgian-supported program for Integrated Water Management and Urban Development in Relation to Climate Change on Community Oriented Approaches to Flood Early Warning and Risk Reduction. Representatives from the Project Coordination Units (PCUs) and relevant government departments from the three program provinces (Ha Tinh, Ninh Thuan and Binh Thuan), as well as experts from the Hanoi-based Technical Support Unit (TSU) listened to the shared experiences from the recently completed project on Community Engagement in Flood Early Warning and Risk Reduction of Quy Nhon City. This project, implemented by Institute for Social and Environmental Transition-International (ISET) and the Climate Change Coordination Office of Binh Dinh Province (CCCO Binh Dinh), was funded by the Rockefeller Foundation under The Asian Cities Climate Change Resilience Network (ACCCRN) .
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Friday, October 28, 2016
PROGRAM FOR INTEGRATED WATER RESOURCES MANAGEMENT AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT IN RELATION TO CLIMATE CHANGE IN VIETNAM (2013 – 2019)
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Due to its very long coastline, tropical climate and high population density in low lying areas, Vietnam is one of the world’s most vulnerable nations to the impacts of climate change. Furthermore, the combined effect of population growth and accelerating migration from rural to urban areas, means that Vietnam’s cities are expanding rapidly. Uncontrolled or poorly planned expansion will increase the population at risk to the extreme weather events likely to be exacerbated by climate change. These issues are particularly relevant to provinces in the central coastal region therefore strengthened capacity and greater resilience is a high priority.


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