June 30, 2021


Dien Bien is Vietnam’s well-known historical place for the world with a climax of the Dien Bien Phu Victory. Dien Bien has also known as a splendid land, a valley where Thai ethnic culture originates. In addition, the mountainous areas surrounding the Muong Thanh valley with its magnificent scenery and the unique culture of many ethnic minority groups in the Northwest. However, that priceless natural, cultural, and historical […]
June 14, 2021

Advancing tourism development in Binh Lieu District, Quang Ninh Province

Tourism has become an important source of income in many countries. Tourism not only creates jobs, generates income but is also an effective tool that facilitates the service chains and goods consumption to leverage economic and social development. In addition, tourism could positively support the development, such as boosting creative ideas and new, smart businesses, creating new services and improving infrastructure development and transportation. In addition, tourism also helps […]
October 6, 2020

Community-based conservation and benefit-sharing in Vietnam’s protected areas

On 2020 September 25, Center for Nature Conservation and Development (CCD) in collaboration with Center for Community and Environment Initiative Development (C&E) successfully organized a field trip to Van Long Wetland Nature Reserve. The activity is part of the training on “Community-based natural resource conservation and benefit-sharing in protected areas and national parks in Vietnam”. There were 40 young lecturers from development organizations and universities such as Hanoi […]
September 7, 2020

Kho Gia Gia Festival – A unique cultural feature of the Ha Nhi Den people in Y Ty, Lao Cai

Recognized as a national intangible cultural heritage since 2014, Kho Gia Gia festival (pray for bumper crop and favourable rain) is held annually in July that carrying the spirit of culture and beliefs of Ha Nhi Den community is living in Y Ty, Bat Xat district, Lao Cai province. Kho Gia Gia Festival is the biggest festival of Ha Nhi Den people, showing the cultural and religious characteristics […]