Climate Adaptation Planning in Vietnam A review of local government experience

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Overview

Climate Action Plans were introduced at the provincial government level in 2009 as part of the Government of Vietnam?s National Target Program to Respond to Climate Change (NTP-RCC). This study reviews the initial experiences of provincial governments in Vietnam with Climate Action Plans (CAPs), which were produced over the period 2010 ? 2013. The objective of this study is to compare the local government experience with CAPs in this initial period, in order to provide suggestions to the NTP-RCC secretariat and other related agencies under the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE) for how these can be improved when they are updated over the coming period (2014-2015). Keywords: Resilience and Climate Change Adaptation

Authors: Nguyen Phuong Nam, Tran Thi Thu Trang, Stephen Tyler, Nguyen Quynh Anh, Bach Tan Sinh, Nguyen Ngoc Huy, Khanh Pham

Keywords: Resilience and Climate Change Adaptation

Citation: Nguyen, N. P., Tran T. T. T., Tyler, S., Nguyen, A. Q., Bach, S. T., Nguyen, H. N., Khanh. P. (2014). Climate Adaptation Planning in Vietnam?A Review of Local Government Experience. Vietnam: Institute for Social and Environmental Transition-International.

Funded by: The Rockefeller Foundation