Members

Country: Viet Nam

@MOFAVietNam ‏

  • Member since: 2009

National Focal Points

Ms. Nguyen Thi Van Anh

Head of International Development and Cooperation

Department for International Organisations, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Dr. Le Minh Nhat

Director of the Department for Hydrology, Meteorology and Climate change, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment

Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE)

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National Climate Change Actions

Summarized Information derived from Nationally determined contributions (NDCs) submitted by parties

Emissions mitigation: Reduce GHG emissions by 25% (in relation to GHG emissions BAU levels (2010)) by 2030 conditional to external support and reduce GHG emissions by 8% (in relation to GHG emissions BAU levels (2010)) by 2030 unconditionally in sectors of energy, agriculture, waste and LULUCF. Adaptation: Priority actions: 1) Respond pro-actively to disasters and improve climate monitoring; 2) Ensure social security; 3) Responding to sea level rise and urban inundation.

Population (2015)

93.6 million

United Nations Population Division

GNI per capita (2016)

$6'050

World Bank

PPP current international dollar

Emissions per capita (2014)

3.260 tons

Climate Analytics

Annual tons of CO2 equivalent per capita including land-use, land-use change and forestry (LULUCF) and all Kyoto Protocol greenhouse gases

Climate/Disaster Displacement

81 thousand displaced by climate related disasters (2016) / Annual average of 670 thousand displaced by earthquakes, floods, tropical cyclones and tsunamis (2016) / Part of the 20 countries worst affected by displacement between 2008-2014.

IDMC

Climate Vulnerability Level

Acute

Climate Vulnerability Level

Mortality attributable to joint effects of household and ambient air pollution (2015)

76.3 (83.2 per 100 000

World Health Organization

Climate change attributable deaths (2015) (Data by region 2004)

0.2

World Health Organization

Climate change attributable deaths for children under 5 (2015) (Data by region 2004)

2.7

World Health Organization

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