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Coastal disasters and mitigation measures in Vietnam

Vietnamese coasts are vulnerable to coastal hazards and climate change. Coastal disasters and climate change in Vietnam are more and more complicated and unpredictable.

Mekong survey draws protests

A network of environmentalists is getting ready to protest against a Chinese government survey of the Khon Pi Long rapids in Chiang Rai.

Urban Resilience in Vietnam

Vietnam is among the countries most vulnerable to global climate change: Number and severity of natural disasters (storms, flood, draught) has significantly increased

Twenty years of research in Biskra University for Labyrinths, Piano Key Weirs and associated Fuse plugs

It seems to be a great future for PK-Weirs, labyrinths and fuse plugs for 3 reasons: The huge improvement provided by these solutions compared to more traditional spillways. The increasing discharge of spillways foreseen in the future

MRC SEA of Hydropower on the Mekong Mainstream Lao PDR

Provide a source of foreign exchange to fund economic and social development and alleviate poverty; Meet the commitments under intergovernmental MOUs and Agreements with Thailand, Vietnam and others;

Sharing the river management experiences in Korea: Past, present and future

Korea had suffered turbulent shifting in economy and riverine life during the last half century. The economy status can be explained with growth of Gross National Product (GNP): from 53$ in 1953 to 20,000$ in 2014.

ICOLD President‘s New Year 2017 Message

Dear colleagues and friends of ICOLD representing the National Committees, I wish you the best Season’s Greetings and a Happy New Year and hope that your personal wishes and professional expectations will become true also in 2017

Professor Emeritus Ray W. Clough passed away

I have just learned that Ray W. Clough, who was co-author of the still valid and widely used ICOLD Bulletin 52 "Earthquake Analysis Procedures for Dams, State-of-the-Art" (1986), has passed away a month ago.

Criteria for the selection of dam types in areas of high seismicity

Strong earthquakes are multi-hazard events, which can affect large dams in different ways. The main hazards are: ground shaking; active or potentially active faults

Vietnam Vice PM's Welcome Message
The ICOLD Committee on “Dams for Hydroelectric Energy”
Prof. Jinsheng JIA’ s Letter
Long report of the Int. Symposium “ASIA 2008” on “Water Resources & Renewable Energy Development in Asia”.
Welcome to Vietnam! Bienvenu au Vietnam!
Advanced Technology of "Tyco Water".
Vietnam Country Update & Hydro Power Development Plant
H.E. Vice Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai at the Opening Ceremony of the Symposium “ASIA 2008 -Water Resources & Renewable Energy Development in Asia”
Address of H.E. Vice Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai at the Opening Ceremony of the Symposium "ASIA 2008"
Long-term Cooperation between VNCOLD & CHINCOLD
Some images of Son La Hydropower Project.
Ham Thuan - Da Mi Hydropower Project.
VNCOLD Central Officers.
Interaction between morphology change & salinity distribution in the Dinh An Estuary, Vietnam.
Dinh Binh (Vietnam) RCC Dam.
Flood Mitigation Strategy for Sustainability in Vietnam.
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