Prof. Pak Sum Low (Chair in Climate Change) gave a public lecture at Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM) last Friday morning (October 14, 2011) to more than 200 attendees.
Bangladesh, Indonesia, Iran and Pakistan top a new ranking of countries at “extreme risk” of experiencing natural disasters compiled by a global risk assessment company. Vietnam is ranked as “high risk.”
From Stephen Frano at NOAA: Wondering what others are doing to address climate change in the Pacific Islands? Looking for guidance on how to approach the topic? Visit the Pacific Islands Climate Change Virtual Library http://pigcos.soest.hawaii.edu/piccp/joomla This growing library provides access to basic climate science resources as well as guidebooks, local and state plans, case [...]
BBC posted a story last October explaining the history of climate change. From the article: As the UN climate summit in Copenhagen approaches, BBC News environment correspondent Richard Black traces key milestones, scientific discoveries, technical innovations and political action. Read the full article over at BBC. Read the English/Vietnamese translation here. Thank you Dr. Hien [...]
Climate Change Projection over Vietnam by Tran Dinh Trong PowerPoint Presentation: Climate Change Projection over Vietnam by tran Dinh Trong
Dr. Ninh was recently interviewed by BBC. Here is what he had to say about it: Greetings from Mekong River Delta. I have given a speech at the BBC’ Press Conference in HCMC including IP-CVR vision statement and structure/scope of IP-CVR. I have been interviewed on line by BBC connecting to Copenhagen on Dec.7. BBC [...]