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 Mon, 23 Apr 2018 Mon, 23 Apr 2018 <![CDATA[ 'AUDIT MISSION OF CLIMATE CHANGE PROJECT DURING APRIL 16 – 20, 2018' ]]> For the purpose of ensuring financial disclosure and transparency in the project implementation, an audit mission of Integrated Water Resources Management and Urban Development in relation to Climate Change in Ninh Thuan Province Project was conducted at the Implementation for Capacity Development and ODA Water Resources Projects in Ninh Thuan Province (MCDU) from April 16 to 20, 2018. ]]> http://nguonnuoc.org.vn/index.php/en/item/AUDIT-MISSION-OF-CLIMATE-CHANGE-PROJECT-DURING-APRIL-16-20-2018 Mon, 16 Apr 2018 <![CDATA[ 'Capacity building training on efficient water service organization management' ]]> http://nguonnuoc.org.vn/index.php/en/item/Capacity-building-training-on-efficient-water-service-organization-management Mon, 9 Apr 2018 <![CDATA[ 'Strengthening the Water User Groups in Ninh Thuan' ]]> For the purpose of enhancing operation and management capacity of field-interior irrigation systems for the provincial Water User Groups, from March 12 to April 9, 2018, the experts from Viet Nam Academy for Water Resources (VAWR) had consultation meetings with the communal leaders, the water user groups (WUGs) and the local cooperatives on the current status of these water user groups. ]]> http://nguonnuoc.org.vn/index.php/en/item/Strengthening-the-Water-User-Groups-in-Ninh-Thuan Mon, 9 Apr 2018 <![CDATA[ 'Field visit to Phuoc Binh water supply system' ]]> To achieve a joint agreement in the investment plan for Phuoc Binh water supply system construction in Bac Ai district, on April 6, 2018, the leader of Implementation for Capacity Development and ODA Water Resources Projects in Ninh Thuan Province (MCDU) cooperated with the consultancy units on design and survey in conducting a field trip to evaluate the current status of the water supply works in Phuoc Binh commune. The visit was also joined by Mr. Nguyen Van Hoang, Director of Center for Rural Water Supply and Environmental Sanitation, the representatives of Department of Construction, the leaders of Bac Ai District People's Committee and Phuoc Binh Communal People's Committee. ]]> http://nguonnuoc.org.vn/index.php/en/item/Field-visit-to-Phuoc-Binh-water-supply-system Fri, 6 Apr 2018 <![CDATA[ 'Launching “Shopping basket – Proud of a housewife” club' ]]> For the purpose of raising community awareness of environmental protection by reducing nylon bag use, an pilot establishment of “Shopping basket – Proud of a housewife” club was proposed and developed in 7 communes/wards of Phan Rang – Thap Cham City by the City Women’s Union (WU) under the Integrated Water Resources Management and Urban Development in relation to Climate Change in Ninh Thuan Province Project. ]]> http://nguonnuoc.org.vn/index.php/en/item/Launching-Shopping-basket-Proud-of-a-housewife-club Fri, 6 Apr 2018 <![CDATA[ 'Furthering the communication on efficiency of drip irrigation technology in agriculture' ]]> "It's challenging for farmers to change their habit of cultivation and even more challenging to mobilize their considerable investment in irrigation equipment to change that habit.", said the leader of Vinh Hai Commune People's Committee at the the meeting with the leaders of Implementation for Capacity Development and ODA Water Resources Projects in Ninh Thuan Province (MCDU) and Center for Irrigation in the Northern Mountain Region, the consultancy unit, on April 5. The meeting attendees included Chairman and Vice Chairman of the Communal People's Committee, Chairman of the Farmers' Association and the representatives of the five households living in the pilot area. ]]> http://nguonnuoc.org.vn/index.php/en/item/Furthering-the-communication-on-efficiency-of-drip-irrigation-technology-in-agriculture Thu, 5 Apr 2018 <![CDATA[ 'Enhancing efficiency and quality in agricultural production by applying the water-saving irrigation model in dry region' ]]> Within the intervention scope of Green Growth Strategy Facility (GGSF) funded by the Government of Belgium, a pilot project of “Development of drip irrigation for agriculture in response to drought in Ninh Thuan province” has been carried out at a 5- hectare irrigation area for grapevines in Thai An village, Vinh Hai commune, Ninh Hai district. ]]> http://nguonnuoc.org.vn/index.php/en/item/Enhancing-efficiency-and-quality-in-agricultural-production-by-applying-the-water-saving-irrigation-model-in-dry-region Sun, 1 Apr 2018 <![CDATA[ 'Commitment to boosting disbursement process in 2018 provided at the 7th Steering Committee Meeting of “Integrated Water Resources Management and Urban Development in relation to Climate Change in Ninh Thuan Province Project”' ]]> In the morning of March, 30, 2018 at Ha Noi, the Steering Committee Meeting of “Integrated Water Resources Management and Urban Development in relation to Climate Change in Ninh Thuan Province Project” was co-chaired by Mr. Luu Xuan Vinh, Chairman of Ninh Thuan provincial People’s Committee, and Mrs. Krista Verstraelen, Resident Representative of the Belgian Development Agency in Vietnam (BTC). The meeting attendees included the representatives from Ministries of Planning and investment, Finance, experts from Technical Support Unit and the director of Implementation for Capacity Development and ODA Water Resources Projects in Ninh Thuan Province (MCDU). The meeting objectives were to review the project progress as well as to address the challenges/issues arising during the past 6 months. ]]> http://nguonnuoc.org.vn/index.php/en/item/Commitment-to-boosting-disbursement-process-in-2018-provided-at-the-7th-Steering-Committee-Meeting-of-Integrated-Water-Resources-Management-and-Urban-Development-in-relation-to-Climate-Change-in-Ninh-Thuan-Province-Project Fri, 30 Mar 2018 <![CDATA[ 'Phuoc Huu Core Communication Group launched a respond To the World Water Day 2018' ]]> A launching ceremony for tree planting and garbage collection at the large field in Phuoc Huu was cooperatively organized by the Core Communication Group (CCG) of Phuoc Huu Commune, Ninh Phuoc District and the Implementation for Capacity Development and ODA Water Resources Projects in Ninh Thuan Province (MCDU) as a part of the World Water Day 2018 commemoration activity chain all over the province. The ceremony attendees included more than 50 delegates from the local agencies, the CCG and the communal youth union members. ]]> http://nguonnuoc.org.vn/index.php/en/item/Phuoc-Huu-Core-Communication-Group-launched-a-respond-To-the-World-Water-Day-2018 Wed, 28 Mar 2018 <![CDATA[ 'Ninh Thuan people responded to the World Water Day 2018' ]]> Responding to the World Water Day 2018 titled “Water for Nature”, within the scope of Integrated Water Resources Management and Urban Development in relation to Climate Change in Ninh Thuan Province project which has been granted by the Government of Belgium, the Implementation for Capacity Development and ODA Water Resources Projects in Ninh Thuan Province, in their cooperation with the local departments and agencies, celebrated this important event. More than 500 representatives who are the officials, pupils, students and residents directly attended the activity series from March 20 – 30, 2018. ]]> http://nguonnuoc.org.vn/index.php/en/item/Ninh-Thuan-people-responded-to-the-World-Water-Day-2018 Tue, 27 Mar 2018 <![CDATA[ 'More than 100 local officials of Ninh Thuan province have been strengthened in integrated water resources management and climate change capacity' ]]> "The biggest concern in the world today is not water amount but its quality”, said Dr. Dao Trong Tu, the lecturer in Master Program of Integrated Water Resources Management, in the Training Workshop held in Ninh Thuan province from March 20 – 23, 2018. ]]> http://nguonnuoc.org.vn/index.php/en/item/More-than-100-local-officials-of-Ninh-Thuan-province-have-been-strengthened-in-integrated-water-resources-management-and-climate-change-capacity Fri, 23 Mar 2018 <![CDATA[ 'Saltwater intrusion measures for the residents in Dinh river basin' ]]> The “Conduct a research on the impacts of saltwater intrusion at downstream of Dinh river in Ninh Thuan province and propose adaptation measures” has been conducted within the scope of the Integrated Water Resources Management and Urban Development in relation to Climate Change in Ninh Thuan Province project. Ninh Thuan Provincial People’s Committee, in cooperation with Belgian Development Agency (ENABEL) and Technical Support Unit (TSU), organized a reporting workshop on the above-mentioned research on March 23, 2018. ]]> http://nguonnuoc.org.vn/index.php/en/item/Saltwater-intrusion-measures-for-the-residents-in-Dinh-river-basin Fri, 23 Mar 2018 <![CDATA[ 'The training session on GIS data structuring' ]]> To make the integrated water resources data management and database development proactive, a training session on how to structure research data was delivered to the Project Management Unit by the GIS experts from Technical Support Unit (TSU). ]]> http://nguonnuoc.org.vn/index.php/en/item/The-training-session-on-GIS-data-structuring Wed, 14 Mar 2018 <![CDATA[ '“Weather-ready, climate-smart” is the theme of the World Meteorological Day on 23 March 2018' ]]> "World Meteorological Day" is annually celebrated by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) together with the International Meteorological Organization (IMO) on March 23. On this day of 1950, the WMO Convention officially came into force that marked its inheritance from IMO, established in 1873, in promoting the international cooperation in meteorological scope for the sake of human’s life and property assurance. ]]> http://nguonnuoc.org.vn/index.php/en/item/Weather-ready-climate-smart-is-the-theme-of-the-World-Meteorological-Day-on-23-March-2018 Mon, 12 Mar 2018 <![CDATA[ 'Opening the Bidding Packages under Extension and Reinforcement of Cau Ngoi Channel Project' ]]> An opening ceremony for the bidding packages under Extension and Reinforcement of Cau Ngoi Channel project was organized under the chairing role of Mr. Do Khoa Danh, Director of Implementation Unit for Capacity Development and ODA Water Resources Project (MCDU), at MCDU’s Office of Project Management Unit (PMU) on March 09, 2018. ]]> http://nguonnuoc.org.vn/index.php/en/item/Opening-the-Bidding-Packages-under-Extension-and-Reinforcement-of-Cau-Ngoi-Channel-Project Fri, 9 Mar 2018 <![CDATA[ 'Launching workshop on PIM studies in Ninh Thuan' ]]> For the purpose of providing the information of objectives, implementation scopes and the achieved outcomes of “Strengthening management and operation capacity of irrigation system” study (PIM) under the Integrated Water Resources Management and Urban Development in relation to Climate Change in Ninh Thuan Province Project, a launching workshop on “Strengthen capacity for integrated river and reservoir operation to reduce flood risk and to improve drought management” and “Strengthening management and operation capacity of irrigation system” studies under PIM component was held on March 8, 2018 by the Provincial People’s Committee (PPC) of Ninh Thuan. ]]> http://nguonnuoc.org.vn/index.php/en/item/Launching-workshop-on-PIM-studies-in-Ninh-Thuan Thu, 8 Mar 2018 <![CDATA[ 'Field visit to Northern Channel invested under the research of strengthening management and operation capacity of irrigation system' ]]> Following the launching workshop for PIM studies organized in the morning of March 8, under the “Integrated Water Resources Management and Urban Development in relation to Climate Change in Ninh Thuan Province” Project, Mr. Ian Wood, the Integrated Water Resources Management Expert from Technical Support Unit (TSU), and the consultancy unit of “Strengthening management and operation capacity of irrigation system” research paid a field visit to the local in the afternoon of the same day. ]]> http://nguonnuoc.org.vn/index.php/en/item/Field-visit-to-Northern-Channel-invested-under-the-research-of-strengthening-management-and-operation-capacity-of-irrigation-system Thu, 8 Mar 2018 <![CDATA[ 'Consultation on the training on strengthening management and operation capacity of irrigation system for Ninh Thuan province' ]]> In the morning of March 6, 2018, a meeting on implementation of “Strengthening management and operation capacity of irrigation system and equipment procurement for participatory Irrigation Management support” was held by the Implementation for Capacity Development and ODA Water Resources Projects in Ninh Thuan Province (MCDU) in their cooperation with the Vietnam Academy for Water Resources (VAWR) and the relevant agencies. ]]> http://nguonnuoc.org.vn/index.php/en/item/Consultation-on-the-training-on-strengthening-management-and-operation-capacity-of-irrigation-system-for-Ninh-Thuan-province Tue, 6 Mar 2018 <![CDATA[ 'World Water Day 2018 Theme: Nature for Water' ]]> As informed on the website of the Department of Water Resources Management under the Ministry of Nature Resources and Environment, on August 31, 2017, a meeting on and declaration of the World Water Day 2018 theme were held within the framework of Stockholm World Water Week in Sweden. ]]> http://nguonnuoc.org.vn/index.php/en/item/World-Water-Day-2018-Theme-Nature-for-Water Mon, 5 Mar 2018 <![CDATA[ 'Climate Change and Environment Communication was integrated in the Program “Spring of Love 2018”' ]]> Integration of the communication contents of environment, water resources, and climate change has been always concerned and implemented through the Community Communication network of “Integrated Water Resources Management and Urban Development in Relation to Climate Change in Ninh Thuan Province” Project ]]> http://nguonnuoc.org.vn/index.php/en/item/Climate-Change-and-Environment-Communication-was-integrated-in-the-Program-Spring-of-Love-2018 Fri, 2 Feb 2018