USAID supports Vietnamese people with disabilities

USAID supports Vietnamese people with disabilities

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Office of the Standing Board for the National Committee on the Settlement of Post-War Unexploded Ordnance and Toxic Chemical Consequences (Office 701) today signed a memorandum of intent that will improve the quality of life for persons with disabilities in the central provinces of Quang Tri, Hue, Quang Nam, Binh Dinh, the southern provinces of Dong Nai, Binh Phuoc, and Tay Ninh.

Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Ha Cong Tuan speaks at the launch of the USAID Saving Species project in Hanoi on May 11. (Photo: USAID)

USAID project helps Vietnam’s wildlife protection

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) launched the USAID Saving Species project in Hanoi on May 11.
Bien Hoa Airport is considered as one of the dioxin hot spots in the country due to its high level of the chemical. (Source: VNA)

USAID helps with dioxin remediation at Bien Hoa Airport

The US Agency for International Development (USAID) will cooperate with the Vietnamese Ministry of National Defence to design and implement a project on dioxin remediation at Bien Hoa Airport in the southern province of Dong Nai.