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Vietnam submitted its updated NDC in 2022. The updated NDC has an unconditional emission reduction target of 9% and a conditional target of 27% by 2030 compared to the business-as-usual scenario with a 2014 base year. The updated NDC includes targets for the energy, agriculture, land use, land use change and forestry, and industrial processes and products sectors. Vietnam launched the Plan for Implementation of the Paris Agreement (PIPA) in 2016, containing 68 objectives related to mitigation, adaptation, human, technical, and financial resources and MRV. The country also aims to achieve net zero emissions by 2050.


Timeline of United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change Document Submissions

Please click on the timeline below to view the documents submitted.

Climate Commitments

Partnership Engagement
  • Membership: member since 2016
  • Governance: Viet Nam served as a country member to the NDC Partnership Steering Committee from 2017-2019.  
  • Country Engagement: Since joining the Partnership, Viet Nam has requested support related to designing and improving policies, strategies, plans, and legislation; mainstreaming NDCs into national planning and budgeting; improving the quality and ambition of the NDCs; improving coordination and whole-of-society approach; strengthening monitoring, evaluation reporting, and verification (MRV) systems; delivering capacity building and knowledge products; preparing NDC-related projects and pipeline for investments; mobilizing financial resources for NDC investment projects; and engaging the private sector in NDC implementation. Partners have supported various activities, including mobilizing resources for the Plan for Implementation of the Paris Agreement (PIPA) and revising and enhancing the NDC through the Climate Action Enhancement Package. For further information on the requests submitted by Viet Nam, including outstanding areas of support, please follow the links in the following section.

Country Documents

Access the country specific documents relevant to NDC Partnership in‑country work below.

Key Contacts

Focal Point Ministries

  • Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment
  • National Committee on Climate Change
  • Ministry of Planning and Investment

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Country Highlights