Climate change adaptation project launched in central Vietnam

(VOVworld)-The Luxembourg Government has provided 8 million EUR to help Thua Thien Hue province to carry out a project on climate change adaptation from now through 2017. The project focuses on enhancing capacity building, knowledge and helps improve State and community management capacity, and strengthen systems and resources serving the locality’s socio-economic development and poverty reduction. The project will be implemented in communes lying along the coast and in and around lagoons in Quang Dien, Phu Vang and Phu Loc districts in order to reduce the poverty rate in the poorest areas and ease impacts of climate change in the most venerable areas.