On September 1, 2019 destructive winds and storm surge from Hurricane Dorian devastated the Bahamas. In the days that followed, the storm weakened but expanded in size as it moved northward up the Atlantic coast of the United States. Climate change is intensifying the...

Summary: On May 3, 2019 Cyclone Fani made landfall on the east coast of India, devastating homes and livelihoods. The road of recovery will be a challenging one. However, thanks to effective early warning systems and evacuation protocols established following Cyclone O...

Can Tho becomes the first municipality in the Mekong Delta of Vietnam to finish a City Resilience Strategy. As stated by the city leadership, “This Strategy represents a new approach, new way of thinking, and new knowledge to connect our citizens with our city governme...

Ảnh: Tran Tuan Anh, ISET-Việt Nam

[Đọc bằng Tiếng Anh]

Dự án được thực hiện từ tháng 3/2018 đến tháng 3/2019 nhằm nâng cấp nhà ở của các hộ nghèo và cận nghèo sinh sống tại những khu vực dễ bị tổn thương ở thành phố Đông Hà, tỉnh Quảng Trị. Tổng cộng 32 hộ được hưởng lợi...

Photo: Tran Tuan Anh, ISET-Viet Nam

Read in Vietnamese

The project was implemented from March 2018 to March 2019 to upgrade housing of poor and near poor families living in vulnerable areas of Dong Ha City, Quang Tri Province, Central Vietnam. There are totally 32 benefi...

Agriculture field in Hoa Khuong commune, Da Nang. Photo: Thanh Ngo, ISET-International

Early November 2017, storm no. 12 (Typhoon Damrey) with level 12 winds, level 15 gusts and heavy rain made a landfall on the central coast of Vietnam. Fearing that the increasing wate...

Integrated planning is one of the key elements of resilience and sustainable development. Yet, it has been highlighted consistently as one of the weaknesses in the governance system of Vietnam, especially over the last few decades with regards to city planning and deve...

February 18, 2019


Congratulations to Dr. Tran Van Giai Phong, who recently started a position as the Vietnam National Programme Officer for the State Secretariat for Economic Affairs, Switzerland (SECO). Dr. Tran served as lead to ISET-Vietnam’s projects in urban resilience for a decad...

February 18, 2019

 Photo by the South Carolina National Guard. Accessed from: https://www.flickr.com/photos/scguard/29983777427 

      ISET-International researchers will conduct a Post Event Review (PERC) on Hurricane Florence, which struck the Southern United States in Septem...

January 18, 2019

ISET-International recently entered an MoU with the Asian Development Research Institute (ADRI). ISET will collaborate with ADRI to research the impact of climate change on water, agriculture, health, air quality, and economic productivity as well as climate finance.

Ou...

Please reload

Recent Posts