On August 21st, 2020, at the Office of DRAGON-Mekong Institute (CTU), representatives of the Institute led by Assoc.Prof.Dr. Nguyen Hieu Trung, Director of the Institute had a meeting with delegates of University of Information Technology, Viet Nam National University HCMC
The global COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the need for communities globally to prepare for, and adapt to, natural shocks. The CSIRO and Can Tho University’s Research Institute for Climate Change has implemented a climate adaptation project to help local farm communities adapt to the ‘new normal’ of more frequent drought used by the values-rules-knowledge (vrk) framework. The pilot study located close to the mouth of the Mekong gives a stronger voice of all stakeholders in finding a path forward.
On August 5th, 2020, at the Office of DRAGON-Mekong Institute (CTU), representatives of the Institute led by Assoc.Prof.Dr. Nguyen Hieu Trung, Director of the Institute had a meeting with delegates of Department of Locality III - Committee on Ethnic Minority Affairs.
On 19 June, 2020, Research Institute for Climate change (DRAGON-MEKONG Institute) collaborated with Hue University to hold the workshop on Valuing the benefits of Blue/Green Infrastructure for flood resilience, natural capital and urban development in Can Tho city, Viet Nam under the sponsor of NAFOSTED. The workshop attracted over 50 attendants from local agencies, companies and academic institutions.