An Action Plan for Green Growth in Viet Nam's Vinh Yen City
The plan provides a model for urban planners and policymakers to make their cities cleaner, greener, and sustainable.
The GrEEEn City Action Plan of Vinh Yen in Vinh Phuc province, Viet Nam, addresses the city’s challenges of rapid urbanization by integrating sustainable urban development and environmental planning. By focusing on the 3Es—economy, environment and equity, the plan provides the framework for Vinh Yen to become an ecobusiness satellite city in metropolitan Ha Noi.
The Vinh Yen GrEEEn City Action Plan was prepared with technical assistance from the Asian Development Bank. This article summarizes the initiatives and enabling measures to implement the plan.
Viet Nam, Environment, Urban development
Last updated: March 2017
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