Management and capacity development unit Management and capacity development unit of Ninh Thuan, Vietnam http://nguonnuoc.org.vn Nguonnuoc.org.vn Nguonnuoc.org.vn:http://nguonnuoc.org.vn/rss Sun, 18 Feb 2018 Sun, 18 Feb 2018 <![CDATA[ 'Review on the irrigation work management and exploitation in Ninh Thuan' ]]> In recent years, the irrigation works in the province have made important contribution, basically satisfying the requirements of agricultural production and human life. However, there are still several unresolved difficulties in the irrigation management and exploitation. ]]> http://nguonnuoc.org.vn/index.php/en/item/Review-on-the-irrigation-work-management-and-exploitation-in-Ninh-Thuan Fri, 26 Jan 2018 <![CDATA[ 'Propaganda video on Climate Change to be made by Ninh Thuan' ]]> For the purpose of widely disseminating climate change information to the local people in the province, a competition of “climate change propagating short film and video clip scripting” was organized by the Implementation for Capacity Development and ODA Water Resources Projects in Ninh Thuan Province (MCDU). After more than two months of launching (from September to November 2017), 12 scripts were submitted to the organization board from the provincial units/agencies and free contestants of Ninh Thuan College of Education, Nguyen Trai, Nguyen Du, Chu Van An High Schools, Le Hong Phong, Truong Dinh Secondary Schools; Ninh Son, Ninh Phuoc and Ninh Hai districts. ]]> http://nguonnuoc.org.vn/index.php/en/item/Propaganda-video-on-Climate-Change-to-be-made-by-Ninh-Thuan Fri, 19 Jan 2018 <![CDATA[ 'WRAP-UP WORKSHOP ON COMUNICATION ACTIVITIES OF CLMATE CHANGE PROJECT IN 2017' ]]> For the purpose of summarization and assessment of the results, influences, advantages as well as disadvantages of the community communication activities in 2017; also, in order to strengthen the coordination in the implementation of local community communication activities in 2018 within the framework of the project Integrated Water Resources Management and Urban Development in relation to climate change, funded by the Government of the Kingdom of Belgium, the wrap-up workshop on communication activities in 2017 was held by the Implementation for Capacity Development and ODA Water Resources Projects in Ninh Thuan Province (MCDU) at Thuan Thao Culture and Cuisine Area on January 19, 2018. ]]> http://nguonnuoc.org.vn/index.php/en/item/WRAP-UP-WORKSHOP-ON-COMUNICATION-ACTIVITIES-OF-CLMATE-CHANGE-PROJECT-IN-2017 Fri, 19 Jan 2018 <![CDATA[ 'Implementation for Capacity Development and ODA Water Resources Projects in Ninh Thuan Province (MCDU) participated in the intermediate training course on project management held by the World Bank' ]]> For the purposes of capacity enhancement and support provision in project management for the leaders and the staff of provincial project management units (PMU) all the country, a chain of primary, intermediate to advanced training courses on project management focusing on the topics of Disbursement, Procurement, Financial Management, Social and Environmental Safety, Strategic Communication and Project Activity Monitoring and Evaluation was organized by the World Bank. Eight officers of MCDU also participated in the intermediate training course in Da Nang city from January 16-19, 2018 ]]> http://nguonnuoc.org.vn/index.php/en/item/Implementation-for-Capacity-Development-and-ODA-Water-Resources-Projects-in-Ninh-Thuan-Province-MCDU-participated-in-the-intermediate-training-course-on-project-management-held-by-the-World-Bank Fri, 19 Jan 2018 <![CDATA[ 'Sustainable communication activities and experience sharing on the project will be focused in 2018' ]]> These contents were put into discussion in the wrap-up meeting on communication and community development in 2017 and plan for 2018, organized between the Technical Support Unit (TSU) experts and Community Communication staff of Project Management Units (PMU) of Ha Tinh, Ninh Thuan, Binh Thuan provinces on January 16 at Implementation for Capacity Development and ODA Water Resources Projects in Ninh Thuan Province (MCDU). ]]> http://nguonnuoc.org.vn/index.php/en/item/Sustainable-communication-activities-and-experience-sharing-on-the-project-will-be-focused-in-2018 Tue, 16 Jan 2018 <![CDATA[ 'LAUNCHING WORKSHOP OF “COASTAL CITIES SUSTAINABLE ENVIRONMENT PROJECT IN DONG HOI, QUY NHON, KHANH HOA AND PHAN RANG – THAP CHAM” IN NINH THUAN' ]]> The Agreement of Coastal Cities Sustainable Environment Project (CCSEP), funded by the World Bank (WB) for Quang Binh, Binh Dinh, Khanh Hoa and Ninh Thuan provinces, was signed on October 11, 2017 and approved by the President on December 11, 2017. The project will be implemented in 5 years from 2018 to 2022. ]]> http://nguonnuoc.org.vn/index.php/en/item/LAUNCHING-WORKSHOP-OF-COASTAL-CITIES-SUSTAINABLE-ENVIRONMENT-PROJECT-IN-DONG-HOI-QUY-NHON-KHANH-HOA-AND-PHAN-RANG-THAP-CHAM-IN-NINH-THUAN Fri, 12 Jan 2018 <![CDATA[ 'Survey and arrangement for field surface experiment on application of water-saving irrigation for grapevines' ]]> Following the survey results and information collection on status of irrigation technology, irrigation regulations and nutrition regulation application for grapevines in Ninh Thuan province in the early of November, 2017, the experts from the Institute for Water and Environment continuously paid the second field visit to the province from January 8 – 10, 2018. During the survey, the experts calculated the field surface area and collected irrigation water samples of the three largest concentrated grape growing areas, namely Thai An, Phuoc Thuan and An Hai. This shall facilitate analysis of argo-chemistry and soil and further studies on irrigation and nutrition regulations in accordance to the respective regions. ]]> http://nguonnuoc.org.vn/index.php/en/item/Survey-and-arrangement-for-field-surface-experiment-on-application-of-water-saving-irrigation-for-grapevines Wed, 10 Jan 2018 <![CDATA[ 'KICK OFF WORKSHOP ON RESEARCH OF CLIMATE CHANGE VULNERABILITY ASSESSMENT FOR CAI RIVER BASIN' ]]> On January 5, 2018, Implementation for Capacity Development and ODA Water Resources Projects in Ninh Thuan Province (MCDU), in cooperation with the Joint Name between the Southern Institute of Water Resources Planning and Institute of Water Resources and Environment in Southeast Asia, organized the kick off workshop on the research of “Vulnerability assessment in relation to climate change and climate change action plan for Cai river basin and surrounding areas in Ninh Thuan province”. ]]> http://nguonnuoc.org.vn/index.php/en/item/KICK-OFF-WORKSHOP-ON-RESEARCH-OF-CLIMATE-CHANGE-VULNERABILITY-ASSESSMENT-FOR-CAI-RIVER-BASIN Fri, 5 Jan 2018 <![CDATA[ '2017 Year-end Ceremony of Implementation for Capacity Development and ODA Water Resources Projects in Ninh Thuan Province' ]]> After a hard-working year to overcome many difficulties and challenges towards a great performance of all the assignment given by the Provincial People’s Committee, on December 30, 2017 Implementation for Capacity Development and ODA Water Resources Projects in Ninh Thuan Province (MCDU) organized a ceremony to review the activities completed in 2017 and establish the orientation for 2018. ]]> http://nguonnuoc.org.vn/index.php/en/item/2017-Year-end-Ceremony-of-Implementation-for-Capacity-Development-and-ODA-Water-Resources-Projects-in-Ninh-Thuan-Province Sun, 31 Dec 2017 <![CDATA[ 'Meeting for negotiation and signing of PIM packages contract under Climate Change project' ]]> An activity of “Capacity Strengthening for River Basin Management through Participatory Irrigation Management Development in the context of Climate Change in Ninh Thuan Province” (PIM) has been conducted within the scope of Integrated Water Resources Management and Urban Development in relation to Climate Change in Ninh Thuan Province Project, granted by the Government of Belgium. ]]> http://nguonnuoc.org.vn/index.php/en/item/Meeting-for-negotiation-and-signing-of-PIM-packages-contract-under-Climate-Change-project Thu, 21 Dec 2017 <![CDATA[ 'Participating in the online training course on procurement strategy financed by the World Bank' ]]> For the purpose of providing the staff of development investment projects with knowledge of importance of project procurement strategy development (PPSD) as well as content requirements and basic stages to develop effectively a PPSD, an online training course on procurement strategy was delivered by the Knowledge and Education Group of the World Bank in Viet Nam on December 20, 2017. ]]> http://nguonnuoc.org.vn/index.php/en/item/Participating-in-the-online-training-course-on-procurement-strategy-financed-by-the-World-Bank Wed, 20 Dec 2017 <![CDATA[ 'PIM: Introduction of core communication group integrated with instructions on communication activity plan and report preparation' ]]> Within the scope of Integrated Water Resources Management and Urban Development in relation to Climate Change Project, granted by the Government of the Kingdom of Belgium for Ninh Thuan province in the period 2013 – 2019, an additional activity of “Capacity Strengthening for River Basin Management through Participatory Irrigation Management Development in the context of Climate Change in Ninh Thuan Province” (PIM project) is allocated more than USD 1 million in order to manage the water resource of Dinh river effectively and further contribute to the sustainable development of Ninh Thuan province in the context of Climate Change. ]]> http://nguonnuoc.org.vn/index.php/en/item/PIM-Introduction-of-core-communication-group-integrated-with-instructions-on-communication-activity-plan-and-report-preparation Thu, 14 Dec 2017 <![CDATA[ 'Training on relation between clean water – environment – health integrated with consultation on establishment of a communal core communication group' ]]> http://nguonnuoc.org.vn/index.php/en/item/Training-on-relation-between-clean-water-environment-health-integrated-with-consultation-on-establishment-of-a-communal-core-communication-group Fri, 8 Dec 2017 <![CDATA[ 'Review on the budget of “Expansion and Reinforcement of Cau Ngoi Channel” work under Climate Change project' ]]> Cau Ngoi channel was proposed as a pilot of work reinforcement within the scope of Integrated Water Resources Management and Urban Development in relation to Climate Change in Ninh Thuan Province project, granted by the Government of Belgium. For the purpose of completing the investment in accordance with the initial proposed design, Implementation for Capacity Development and ODA Water Resources Projects in Ninh Thuan Province (MCDU) submitted to the provincial People’s Committee for review and comment provision. Applying this design, the channel will be reinforced and constructed with modern technology. ]]> http://nguonnuoc.org.vn/index.php/en/item/Review-on-the-budget-of-Expansion-and-Reinforcement-of-Cau-Ngoi-Channel-work-under-Climate-Change-project Fri, 8 Dec 2017 <![CDATA[ 'Training on Operation and Management Manual for water supply works' ]]> For the purpose of capacity building in terms of operation and management of construction works after investment, attracting community interest and participation in work operation and maintenance under the Result-based Scaling up Rural Sanitation and Water Supply (WB3) program, implemented at 6 districts in the province, a training course on Operation and Management Manual for water supply works was held by Implementation for Capacity Development and ODA Water Resources Projects in Ninh Thuan Province (MCDU) at the meeting hall of Huu Nghi hotel on December 5, 2017. ]]> http://nguonnuoc.org.vn/index.php/en/item/Training-on-Operation-and-Management-Manual-for-water-supply-works Tue, 5 Dec 2017 <![CDATA[ 'Implementation of “Vulnerability assessment in relation to climate change and climate change action plan for Cai river basin and surrounding areas in Ninh Thuan province” research' ]]> In the afternoon of December 01, 2017, Implementation for Capacity Development and ODA Water Resources Projects in Ninh Thuan Province (MCDU) organized a meeting with the consultancy unit of the Joint name between Southern Institute of Water Resources Planning and Institute of Water Resources and Environment in Southeast Asia agreeing on the contents and plan for implementation of “Vulnerability assessment in relation to climate change and climate change action plan for Cai river basin and surrounding areas in Ninh Thuan province” research, granted with ODA fund by the Government of Belgium. ]]> http://nguonnuoc.org.vn/index.php/en/item/Implementation-of-Vulnerability-assessment-in-relation-to-climate-change-and-climate-change-action-plan-for-Cai-river-basin-and-surrounding-areas-in-Ninh-Thuan-province-research Fri, 1 Dec 2017 <![CDATA[ 'Training for the provincial officials on usage of the software of “Development of the early warning system in Dinh river basin” Research' ]]> For the purpose of providing basic knowledge, directing database management of early warning system as well as supporting the stakeholders in using the reservoirs and database operation and management software, Implementation for Capacity Development and ODA Water Resources Projects in Ninh Thuan Province (MCDU), in cooperation with the Consultant Unit, organized a capacity building training course on the “Development of the early warning system in Dinh river basin” Research for the relevant agencies/units. ]]> http://nguonnuoc.org.vn/index.php/en/item/Training-for-the-provincial-officials-on-usage-of-the-software-of-Development-of-the-early-warning-system-in-Dinh-river-basin-Research Tue, 28 Nov 2017 <![CDATA[ 'Proposal for new construction of Cong Thanh bridge for the transport and livelihood in the project region' ]]> On November, 2017, the Implementation for Capacity Development and ODA Water Resources Projects in Ninh Thuan Province (MCDU) organized a meeting and paid a field visit to Cong Thanh bridge, located at Cong Thanh village, Thanh Hai commune, Phan Rang – Thap Cham city. The task team participants comprised the representatives of the Investor, Department of Transport, Irrigation Management Company, People’s Committees of Phan Rang – Thap Cham City and Thanh Hai commune. ]]> http://nguonnuoc.org.vn/index.php/en/item/Proposal-for-new-construction-of-Cong-Thanh-bridge-for-the-transport-and-livelihood-in-the-project-region Fri, 24 Nov 2017 <![CDATA[ 'Review meeting on finance of Climate Change Project at Technical Support Unit (TSU)' ]]> For the purpose of reviewing the financial plan till the end of 2017 of “Integrated Water Resources Management and Urban Development in relation to Climate Change in Ninh Thuan Province” Project and preparing a budget plan for activities up to the end of the project, a meeting was held with the attendance of Mr. Do Khoa Danh, Director of Implementation for Capacity Development and ODA Water Resources Projects in Ninh Thuan Province (MCDU) at the TSU office on November 22, 2017. The meeting attendees comprised of Mr. Tran Le Nam, the Program Officer of Belgian Development Agency (BTC), Mr. Dominique Vermeire, Financial and Management Advisor, Project Coordinators and Planning Experts from TSU. ]]> http://nguonnuoc.org.vn/index.php/en/item/Review-meeting-on-finance-of-Climate-Change-Project-at-Technical-Support-Unit-TSU Wed, 22 Nov 2017 <![CDATA[ 'Study tour to the drip irrigation model at Cu Chi farm' ]]> From November 21 to 22, 2017, the leaders and officers of Implementation for Capacity Development and ODA Water Resources Projects in Ninh Thuan Province (MCDU) made a study tour to the drip irrigation model at VinEco Agriculture Investment, Production and Development Co., Ltd in Cu Chi district, Ho Chi Minh city. ]]> http://nguonnuoc.org.vn/index.php/en/item/Study-tour-to-the-drip-irrigation-model-at-Cu-Chi-farm Wed, 22 Nov 2017