The Ho Chi Minh City Management Center of Anti-flood Program yesterday proposed the HCMC People’s Committee an anti-flood project that needs VND 74, 000 billion in the period of 2016- 2020. Ho Chi Minh City tries to implement flood prevention program. (Photo:SGGP)
From 2019- 2020, the city is going to resolve 15 places flooded by rain.
The center will continue proposing some more projects of anti- flood by 2020 such as implementing and completing component of “Integrated Urban Flood Risk Management and Building” funded by World Bank, project of the city’s anti- flood system of Emergency Operations Center (EOC), project of Nhieu Loc- Thi Nghe Channel Observation System, Tan Hoa- Lo Gom Rada Observation System and other projects.
Irrigation and anti-flooding experts said that Ho Chi Minh City has currently implemented the plan No.1547 issued by Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development in 2008.
Ho Chi Minh City tries to implement flood prevention program. (Photo:SGGP)