Sustainable development tops Vietnam’s Agenda 21
The Donor Group Forum (MDGF) Meeting on sustainable development in Vietnam was held in Hanoi on Thursday by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). Present at the meeting were Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dzung, UN Resident Co-ordinator and UNDP Resident Representative in Vietnam Jordan Ryan, ambassadors and representatives from foreign donor groups in Vietnam.
Vietnam concerned about aid providers’ lack of commitment
Vietnam has voiced its concern about developed countries' failure to realise their ODA commitments for developing countries made at the Monterrey Conference two years ago.
Viet Nam key partner for France in 21st century, says Chirac
President Jacques Chirac has affirmed Viet Nam is a key partner for France in the 21st century in an exclusive interview granted to Viet Nam News Agency prior to arriving in Ha Noi for an official visit to Viet Nam this week.