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Vietnam is part of:
Asia & Pacific · Southeastern Asia ·
Water Basins of Vietnam:
Bei Jiang-Hsi · Beilun · Ca-Song Kai · Ma · Mekong · Red-Song Hong · Saigon-Song Nha Be · Song Vam Co Dong ·
Facts & Figures edit
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Capital Hanoi
Neighbouring Countries Cambodia, China, Laos
Total Area 329,560 km2
  - Water 4,200 km2 (1.27%) / 127 m2/ha
  - Land 325,360 km2
Coastline 3,444 km
Population 84,238,230 (254 inhab./km2)
HDIA 0.718 (2007)
Gini CoefficientA 34.4 (1995)
Nominal GDPB $90,880 million
GDP (PPP) Per CapitaB $2,900
National UN Presence FAO, UNDP, UNHCR, WHO, UNICEF, WB, UNESCO, UN-Habitat, UNIDO, IFAD
Land UseC
  - Cultivated Land 88,075 km2 (27.07%)
     - Arable 65,528 km2 (20.14%)
     - Permanent Crops 22,547 km2 (6.93%)
     - Irrigated 30,000 km2
  - Non cultivated 237,285 km2 (72.93%)
Average Annual RainfallD 1821 mm
Renewable Water ResourcesE 891.2 km3
Water WithdrawalsF 71.39 km3/yr
  - For Agricultural Use 68%
  - For Domestic Use 8%
  - For Industrial Use 24%
  - Per Capita 907 m3
Population with safe access to
  - Improved Water Source 85%
     - Urban population 99%
     - Rural population 80%
  - Improved Sanitation 61%
     - Urban population 92%
     - Rural population 50%
References & Remarks
A UNDP Human Development Report
B CIA World Factbook and Wikipedia
C CIA World Factbook Country Profiles
D Aquastat - FAO's Information System on Water and Agriculture
E CIA World Factbook
F Earthtrends

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Contents

News

Country Profile: Climate, Geography, Socio-Economic Context

Country Profile: Water Bodies and Resources

Country Profile: Legal and Institutional Environment

Country Profile: Water Sector Coordination

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Country Profile: Trends in Water Use, Management and Sanitation

Country Profile: Challenges and Opportunities

Articles

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  1. Vietnam/Maps ‎(1,109 views) . . WikiBot
  2. Vietnam/articles ‎(977 views) . . WikiBot
  3. Vietnam/projects ‎(1,183 views) . . WikiBot
  4. Vietnam/publications ‎(946 views) . . WikiBot
  5. Vietnam/who is who ‎(881 views) . . WikiBot


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Projects and Case Studies

Projects in or about Vietnam

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  1. West Pacific East Asia Oceanic Fisheries management Project, under the Coral Triangle Initiative ‎(1,916 views) . . WikiBot
  2. Implementation of the Sustainable Development Strategy for the Seas of the East Asia (SDS-SEA) ‎(4,596 views) . . WikiBot


Case studies in or about Vietnam

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  1. Water Conflict and Cooperation/Mekong River Basin ‎(21,279 views) . . Adriana.miljkovic
  2. Mekong Case Study ‎(12,114 views) . . Katy.norman


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Publications

5 most recently updated publications on Vietnam
  1. Scaling Up Handwashing Behaviour: Findings from the Impact Evaluation Baseline Survey in Vietnam ‎(1,397 views) . . Katy.norman
  2. Financing On-Site Sanitation for the Poor ‎(1,597 views) . . Katy.norman
  3. Water Conflict and Cooperation/Mekong River Basin ‎(21,279 views) . . Adriana.miljkovic
  4. Mekong Case Study ‎(12,114 views) . . Katy.norman


5 most popular publications on Vietnam
  1. Water Conflict and Cooperation/Mekong River Basin ‎(21,279 views) . . Adriana.miljkovic
  2. Mekong Case Study ‎(12,114 views) . . Katy.norman
  3. Financing On-Site Sanitation for the Poor ‎(1,597 views) . . Katy.norman
  4. Scaling Up Handwashing Behaviour: Findings from the Impact Evaluation Baseline Survey in Vietnam ‎(1,397 views) . . Katy.norman


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Who is Who

People working in Vietnam
  1. Colin.Steley ‎(96 views)


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Organizations working in Vietnam
  1. Mekong River Commission ‎(2,215 views) . . WikiBot


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References

See also

External Resources

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