14:05 09/09/2022

Economic development amid climate change

Dr. Muthukumara Mani (World Bank's Chief Environmental Economist in Vietnam)

The challenge for Vietnam right now is to both achieve its goal of joining the group of middle- and high-income countries and meet its emissions reduction commitments. To overcome the challenge, it needs a more specific and drastic plan, taking advantage of resources from the non-State sector and ensuring the rights of people affected by a green transition.