Ireland’s Bilateral Climate Finance Vietnam - 2013 Report

The total land area of Vietnam is 329,569 square kilometer and it has a population of over 89 million. Vietnam is 127th on the Human Development Index Ranking and 76th on the ND GAIN vulnerability ranking. The average annual temperature has increased by 0.4C degrees since 1960 and is projected to increase by 0.8C to 2.7C degrees by the 2060s. Ireland has assisted Vietnam through poverty reduction, public awareness of green issues, livelihoods and agricultural programmes with climate finance of €3,392,275 in 2013.