RCE Southern Vietnam

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Rce details
Region:
ASIA-PACIFIC
Country:
Vietnam
Overview
Date of RCE acknowledgement:
January, 2011
Description of RCE and Geographic Region:
Goals and Objectives:

Vision:
The RCE Southern Vietnam was established with the mission of strengthening the role of education for the sustainable development of South Vietnam and the whole country, promoting research into sustainable development solutions.

Goals and objectives:
RCE Southern Vietnam is committed to integrating sustainable development into the education and research sector of the International University. The Center will undertake research on sustainable development solutions as well as be a bridge between regional and local institutions and international organizations to enhance the role of education in development.

Organisation Hosting RCE Secretariat:

International University, Vietnam National University Ho Chi Minh City

Key Partners:
Activities
Current Activities:
  • Research on enhancing the role of education in sustainable development, and solutions for sustainable development
  • Dissemination of research results on integrating sustainable development into training programs
  • Short-term training for communities or sustainable development projects
  • Raise public awareness of the role of education in sustainable development
  • Create a platform for exchanging / sharing experiences, and connecting stakeholders.
  • Research solutions for sustainable development
  • Program on “Promotion for Organic Farming in Southern Vietnam”
Upcoming Activities:
  • Finding the suitable effective farming method and expanding the model for organic cultivation
  • Transferring and training the model for farmers and local government agencies
Achievements:
  • Classification of waste at the International University
  • Research transfer: Water Hyacinth as solution for soil enhancer
  • Research transfer: Organic fertilizer production from domestic waste
  • Training program on "Disaster Risk Management for Sustainable Development Capacity Building."
  • Film screenings, dialogues on environment and sustainable development
  • Organizing Youth competition “Green Products 2016 & 2017”
  • Discussion on the Sea & Islands of Vietnam
  • Protection of Wildlife program
  • Training on "Natural Disaster Risk Management Skills"
  • An Intervention Study Using 'Sustainability Module' on Teachers' ESD Knowledge, Attitude and Practices in Malaysia, Vietnam and Cambodia
  • Training "2017 ProSPER.Net Young Researchers' School (YRS)
  • Receive faculty and open the Environmental Engineering Department
  • Research: Recycling plastics in Asian City Environment (RePLACE)
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Contact Details
Main RCE Contact:
Pham Thi Hoa
pthoa@hcmiu.edu.vn
Secondary RCE Contact:
Nguyen Thi Kim Tuyen
ntktuyen@hcmiu.edu.vn
RCE Youth Coordinator(s):
Ngo Nguyen Vu
General RCE email:
RCE mailing address for correspondence:

RCE Southern Vietnam, International University, Linh Trung Ward, Thu Duc district, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam