Vietnam activities and field sites

I-REDD+ research in Vietnam takes place in the villages Diem and Moi located in Con Cuong District, Nghe An Province. The field site coordinator is CARES, Hanoi University of Agriculture.

The area is located close to the Pu Mat National Park and the traditional shifting cultivation practices are changing as commercial ultivation of Acacia spp. and Bamboo is increasing. There is a considerable amount of forest left in the area, which is threatened by degradation but to a lesser extent by deforestation.

See further description of the region in I-REDD+ deliverable 3.1

By Cope Media