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Title
Viet Nam. Viet Nam initial national communication under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change.

Corporate Author
Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment

Electronic version available
English
1028 kB

Abstract
The Communication consists of 7 Chapters:
• Chapter 1: Describe the general features of geography, climate, and socio-economic conditions of Viet Nam in 1994.
• Chapter 2: National Greenhouse Gas Inventory in 1994, and estimated national greenhouse gas emissions to 2020.
• Chapter 3: Analyse the greenhouse gases mitigation options in energy, agriculture and forestry sectors.
• Chapter4: Assessment of the potential impacts of climate change on some major economic activities and response measures.
• Chapter 5: The system of climate observations and some results of climate change research in Viet Nam.
• Chapter 6: Describe the contents of education, training and raising public awareness on climate change.
• Chapter 7: The main orientation of mitigate greenhouse gases through economic development plan of energy, agriculture, forestry sectors.

Notes
First national communication. Full text available on the UNFCCC website
Submission date: 2 December 2003

Copy number
VNM/COM/1 B

Publisher
Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment
Place of Publication
Ha Noi
Publication date
03/12/2003
Call number
VNM/COM/1 B

Keywords
adaptation measures
capacity building
climate impacts
developing countries
economic aspects
education, training and public awareness
emission inventories
mitigation
national communications
non-Annex I
policies and measures
research and systematic observation
UNFCCC
Viet Nam