Soc Trang farmers earn high from shrimp-rice farming

Soc Trang farmers earn high from shrimp-rice farming

(VOVWORLD) - The shrimp-rice farming model has proved its sustainability and stability in both production and economic efficiency, especially in the context of climate change and serious saltwater intrusion. With...
Protest calls for climate action ahead of WEF 2020

Protest calls for climate action ahead of WEF 2020

(VOVWORLD) - Swedish young activist Greta Thunberg joined thousands of protesters on the streets of Lausanne, Switzerland Friday, just several days before the World Economic Forum (WEF) for the world’s...
UN chief disappointed by COP 25 results

UN chief disappointed by COP 25 results

(VOVWORLD) - UN Secretary-General António Guterres said on Sunday that he was disappointed by the results of the 2019 UN Climate Change Conference (COP 25) in Madrid, calling it a...
Vietnam ranks sixth in Global Climate Risk Index

Vietnam ranks sixth in Global Climate Risk Index

(VOVWORLD) - Vietnam is one of the six countries most heavily impacted by extreme weather phenomena in the past decade, according to a report released by Germanwatch, a German environmental organization
Rich nations must pay for climate damage: NGOs

Rich nations must pay for climate damage: NGOs

(VOVWORLD) - Climate negotiations opening next week in Madrid must prioritise funding for nations already dealing with the cost of drought, floods and superstorms made worse by rising temperatures, more than...
Spain offers to host COP25 climate change summit

Spain offers to host COP25 climate change summit

(VOVWORLD) - Chilean President Sebastian Pinera on Thursday said he held a phone call with Spanish President Pedro Sanchez, where Sanchez offered to host the UN’s COP25 climate change summit in...