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Viet Nam

21 November 2016

IFRC President congratulates Viet Nam Red Cross Society for 70 years of humanitarian excellence

The President of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC), Mr. Tadateru Konoé, has congratulated the Viet Nam Red Cross Society for its 70 years of humanitarian service.
Red Cross responds to severe flooding in Vietnam
8 November 2016

Red Cross responds to severe flooding in Vietnam

Severe floods inundate more than 20,000 houses and swept away thousands of livestock in Vietnam
Red Cross responds to flooding as Typhoon Sarika bears down on Vietnam
18 October 2016

Red Cross responds to flooding as Typhoon Sarika bears down on Vietnam

Typhoon Sarika threatens communities already affected by severe floods in Vietnam
Viet Nam’s farmers suffer as El Niño contributes to widespread drought
4 April 2016

Viet Nam’s farmers suffer as El Niño contributes to widespread drought

Water levels are at the lowest recorded in 90 years
Conference reviews 17 years of disaster preparedness programming in Vietnam
8 December 2015

Conference reviews 17 years of disaster preparedness programming in Vietnam

Around 100 representatives from relevant government agencies, civil society organisations, international and domestic NGOs, and Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies took part in the event.
Viet Nam Red Cross Society celebrates International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction and launches the World Disasters Report 2015
26 October 2015

Viet Nam Red Cross Society celebrates International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction and launches the World Disasters Report 2015

Local actors are key to the effectiveness of humanitarian response
Conference reviews the implementation of the National Community-Based Disaster Risk Management and Community Awareness Raising Project.
5 October 2015

Conference reviews the implementation of the National Community-Based Disaster Risk Management and Community Awareness Raising Project.

Nearly 100 representatives from various government bodies, ministries, and NGOs meet to share experiences in implementing the project
Viet Nam Red Cross Society launches emergency response after torrential rains cause flooding in Quang Ninh Province
31 July 2015

Viet Nam Red Cross Society launches emergency response after torrential rains cause flooding in Quang Ninh Province

Torrential rains over the past week in Viet Nam have caused extensive flooding and landslides in Ha Long, Quang Ninh Province prompting the Viet Nam Red Cross Society to provide emergency relief to the local population.
Regulatory guide for the implementation of the national disaster risk management programme
18 March 2015

Regulatory guide for the implementation of the national disaster risk management programme

Viet Nam Red Cross organizes workshop on the implementation of disaster risk management and community awareness raising project.
Viet Nam Red Cross Society launches the World Disasters Report 2014
17 October 2014

Viet Nam Red Cross Society launches the World Disasters Report 2014

In 2013, Viet Nam witnessed 14 flood and storm events – the largest number over a given year in the past decade – with 4.13 million people affected.
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