Sustainable urban waste management: A community-based separating, collecting and recycling process

(23/05/2018) The conference “Sustainable urban waste management: A community-based separating, collecting and recycling process”, held by CECR and Da Nang’s Resources and Environment, attracted more than 60 departments, experts, business leaders, reporters, and people’s representatives. The conference discussed the policy issues and how to collectively address them in order to managing waste sustainably. The conference […]

CECR is recruiting a consultant

CAWACON- TERMS OF REFERENCE Consultancy on Scoping Study on Mapping and Capacity Needs Assessment of Relevant National and Local CSOs, international NGOs working on Issues of Water Pollution, Water Conservation in Vietnam Scope of the Consultancy The Project “Collective Actions for Water Conservation” (short name: CAWACON), supported by USAID Local Work in Vietnam is to […]

CECR is recruiting a team of researchers

The Project “Collective Actions for Water Conservation” (short name: CAWACON), supported by USAID Local Work in Vietnam is to support network of Vietnamese NGOs, business, research institutions, associations, and individuals who are interested in conserving and protecting surface water in the Vietnam Water Conservation Network (VWCN). Within this framework, the members will work together to […]

Circular Economy in Waste Management: “Clean roads are cool – Clear of trash, Hoan Kiem is cheerful!”

On September 11, 2020, a meeting regarding “Surveillance Study on Waste Composition, Separation, and Low Value Plastic Waste Collection” was held at the Headquarter of the People’s Council – Hoan Kiem district People’s Committee, 126 Hang Trong, Hanoi. The meeting aimed to share the survey outcomes on plastic waste segregation and collection in the District, […]

CECR sponsors for IC Master 2019 – Communicators Master Competition

The talented communicator – IC Master is a competition held annually by the Faculty of Communication & Foreign Affair – Diplomatic Academy. Through six successful seasons, this year, the IC Master 2019 contest continues the seventh season with the theme of “Green Media”. Taking on the mission of seeking young “talented communicators” throughout Hanoi city, […]

Ocean without Plastic Project in Da Nang City End of Project Dissemination Conference: Sharing Results and Best Practices with Coastal Provinces in Central Region of Vietnam

On 18 May 2019, the conference on “The end of Ocean Without Plastic Project in Danang city Sharing Results and Best Practices with Coastal Provinces in Central Region of Vietnam” was co-organized in Danang by the Center for Environment and Community Research (CECR), Department of Natural Resources and Environment of Da Nang city, Vietnam Union of Science […]

Ha Noi responds to Earth Day 2019: For the earth without waste

On 22 April 2019, the event in response to Earth Day 2019 was co-organized in Ha Noi by the Center for Environment and Community Research (CECR), Hoan Kiem District People’s Committee and Coca – Cola Group. In Viet Nam, domestic waste management is becoming challenging with the amount of household waste doubling in the last […]

Over-aiming should be avoided

Examining the criteria of discharging water or emitting polluted air into the environment, the taxes aiming at the production of plastic or the requirements for air quality, we see that the Environment Protection Regulations is over-aiming by targeting too many sectors, which makes it impossible to work. Environmental regulations are usually established during the industrialization […]