Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaptation in Vietnam
Developing baseline data and indicators
A baseline data and indicators on vulnerable livelihoods was developed to assess disasters' damages and losses and livelihoods for local management, planning, disaster damage calculation/estimation, response and decision-making for DRM. This task included the review and documentation of existing time series data for the pilot provinces and selection of indicators for regular updating by the provincial and district level staff.
Training on Vietinfo
In support of the development, upgrade and monitoring of the Information System called Vietinfo, FAO trained staff at the provincial and district levels to the use of the database with the purpose of providing and monitoring more effectively information on the agriculture sector, including the indicators identified.