THE SOLAR FUTURE VIETNAM: CONNECTING TO DOMESTIC AND FOREIGN SOLAR PRODUCTS SUPPLIERS

The desire of global companies and investors to jump into electricity market in Vietnam, Solarplaza would hold “The Solar Future Vietnam” Summit on 30/11 at Ho Chi Minh city with over 100 domestic and foreign solar products suppliers to boost the development of this potential energy market. This is a…

13/11/2017

HSBC Commits $100 Billion to Combat Climate Change

HSBC pledges to provide $100 billion in sustainable financing and investment by 2025. The goal is one of five new commitments that HSBC is making to tackle climate change and support sustainable growth in the communities it serves.

10/11/2017

Searching for 35 young dynamic leaders for the “Vietnam climate leadership camp” programme

Từ ngày 28/11 – 02/12/2017, CHANGE sẽ tổ chức chương trình tập huấn thường niên mang tên “Trại Thủ lĩnh Khí hậu Việt Nam” (tên viết tắt: VCLC 2017) tại Long Xuyên – An Giang cho 35 bạn thủ lĩnh trẻ yêu môi trường nhằm trang bị kiến thức và những kỹ năng thực tế cho các thủ lĩnh trẻ yêu môi trường để giải quyết vấn đề BĐKH tại địa phương mình. VCLC 2017 là trại thủ lĩnh đầu tiên trong chuỗi chương trình này.

29/10/2017

VSEA supports calls for no new coal-fired power plants in the Mekong Delta before 2020

Vietnam Sustainable Energy Alliance (VSEA) welcomes Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc’s recent statement on the need to ‘minimize’ coal power and ‘develop renewable energy,’ and is calling on the Vietnamese government to turn words into action by putting a moratorium on new coal power stations in the Mekong Delta until 2020.

19/10/2017

Save the sea of ​​Binh Thuan or save our own future

In recent months, the domestic press as well as the social network has woken up. The Deputy Minister of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment Nguyen Linh Ngoc signed a license for Vinh Tan 1 Electric Power Company Limited to sink nearly 1 million m3 “material” into the sea…

06/09/2017

Change launches art wall contest “City 2030” on climate change and clean energy

Ho Chi Minh City, June 8th, 2017. Following the success of the ‘Painting Wall Art to Protect Wild Animals’ project, CHANGE has teamed up with 350.org and Da Kao Youth Union Association to launch the ‘City of 2030’ wall art competition. Open to artists and young people who are currently…

06/09/2017

Vietnam responds to the global divestment campaign 2017

Thousands of people took part in a global wave of operations, under the framework of the ‘Global Divestment Campaign 2017’, which was launched on May 5th 2017. As a part of this movement, CHANGE is rolling out various programmes. – On May 4th, the ‘Gossip About the Environment’ series held…

06/09/2017

“MEDIA ON CLIMATE CHANGE AND ENERGY” TRAINING

Ho Chi Minh City, March 2017: Over two days from 17 – 18 March 2017 environmental non governmental organisation CHANGE held comprehensive training sessions for some of Vietnam’s most important media outlets in both Ho Chi Minh City and Binh Than province. Entitled “Media on Climate Change and Energy”, the…

06/09/2017

RHINO POACHING TOLL IN SOUTH AFRICA FALLS 10 PERCENT IN 2016

The number of rhinos poached for their horns in South Africa fell 10 percent in 2016 to 1,054, the second straight year of decline according to government data released on Monday, but conservationists said the levels remain alarming.

06/09/2017

SEMINAR “EFFECTS OF COAL POWER ON MARINE ECOSYSTEM AND LOCAL LIVES” ANALYZING THE CASE OF HON CAU MPA

HCMC, February 17, 2017: CHANGE, with the help of the government of Canada and 350.org, chaired a seminar on environmental and marine ecosystem protection at the Vien Dong Hotel, District 1, in Ho Chi Minh City. Headed, “Effects of Coal Power on Marine Ecosystem and Local Lives – Analyzing The…

06/09/2017