Binh Thuan get benefits from cli
Binh Thuan get benefits from
climate change project
BTO – A delegation of French
Development Agency (AFD) visited Binh Thuan and worked with local leaders on
climate change tissues on Thursday morning (March 9th). The
delegation consisted of Mr. GENEVEY – director of the AFD in Vietnam,
representatives of Ministry of Finance, representatives of Ministry of Planning
and Investment and representatives of Ministry of Agriculture and Rural
Development. Climate change project is reportedly carried out in 4 provinces of
Phu Yen, Dak Nong, Ninh Thuan and Binh Thuan.
Representative of AFD
In Binh Thuan province, the project
covers a total area of 3181,5 square kilometers with a population of 389.497 in
Tanh Linh, La Gi town and Ham Thuan Nam, according to the suggestion of the
consultancy unit. Its main purpose is to fight against drought, erosion, flood
and cope with climate change in the southern districts of the province. The
project’s cost is expected to reach an amount of EUR 71.500.000.
On the other hand, the AFD requested
the local authorities to provide them with supplementary materials, plans on
climate change adaption and other relevant documents.
Vice chairman of Binh Thuan
provincial People’s Committee Pham Van Nam acknowledged the AFD’s and
ministerial contributions, saying that the locality will meet appropriate and
mandatory requirements of the sponsor to get the best efficiency of the project.
My Thien (Source:
Binh Thuan Online)