Video February 6, 2019

Taking Care of Vietnam’s Coast: More Resilience, Better Livelihoods

Millions of Vietnamese people have relied on coastal resources for their livelihoods, but they are increasingly at risk due to dwindling marine resources and growing environmental problems. With World Bank support, 40 districts across eight provinces in Vietnam have used an inter-sectoral planning tool for better fisheries management, which has helped improve the balance between economic development and protecting marine ecosystems.