Summary of the Paris Agreement

Vietnam joins global fight against climate change

The Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh and other world leaders delivered strong messages at the United Nations Summit on September 23, all unified on the necessity of preventing the bad effects of a warming climate.

Historic pact to slow global warming is celebrated in Paris

Nearly 200 nations adopted the first global pact to fight climate change on December 12, calling on the world to collectively cut and then eliminate greenhouse gas pollution but imposing no sanctions on countries that don't.

The Paris Agreement

The Paris Agreement, reached Dec. 12, 2015, is a pragmatic deal that holds countries accountable and builds ambition over time.

ASEAN climate change negotiators to enhance their capacity

Vietnamese and ASEAN climate change negotiators will deepen their strategic understanding of possible outcomes of the 21st Conference of Parties on Climate Change to be held in Paris in 2015.

Actively participating in international negotiations on climate change, contributing to the protection of the Earth

In face of increasingly complicated and unprecedented developments of climate change which have seriously caused impacts on people’s life and property as well as sustainable development of all countries, “Viet Nam is committed to join hands to respond to climate change, and contribute to protect the earth.”

Viet Nam prepares for UN climate change talks in Paris

Viet Nam is quickly finishing the Intended National Determined Contributions to participate in the 21st Conference of Parties (COP) of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, set to be held in Paris this December. — Illustrative Photo