VIRI cooperate with VFCO to develop guideline for the implementation on deforestation-free agricultural commodity production meeting EUDR regulations

Vietnam Rural Industries Research and Development Institute (VIRI) is honor to cooperate with the Vietnam Forest Certification Office (VFCO) to iimplement the project: “Supporting small and medium enterprises (SMEs) to export through the guideline for verification of ‘Deforestation-free Commodity production‘ under EUDR regulations The overall objectives are to support small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) for…

VIRI won the ASEAN Award for Rural Development and Poverty Reduction

  The ASEAN Award for Rural Development and Poverty Eradication represents a very meaningful recognition for the work of the Vietnam Institute for Rural Industry Research and Development (VIRI). With the support of government departments, local authorities, industry experts, and her dedicated VIRI staff members, Dr. Thoa has led VIRI in implementing many positive impacts…

VIRI joined the SWITCH-Asia Programme 5th Annual Meeting with beautiful display booth!!!

VIRI  joined the SWITCH-Asia Programme 5th Annual Meeting from 9-10 October 2023 in Jakarta, Indonesia. The Eco-Fair project funded by EU-Switch Asia program (2020-2023) had a beautiful display booth to disseminate results and impact of the project at this Switch Asia Annual Meeting. Dr. Nguyen Bao Thoa, director of Eco-Fair/VIRI was the resource person for…

Climate Smart Network

Within the framework of cooperation and implementation of the project “Promoting supply and demand for Eco Fair processing agricultural products in Vietnam” (Eco Fair) funded by the EUD-Switch Asia program, the PGS and VietGAP standards have been successfully listed on the Standard maps of the International Trade Center (ITC), alongside with other international sustainable standards….

The mission of the International Trade Center (ITC) to Vietnam

From July 18 to 24, 2023, the mission of the International Trade Center (ITC) visited and worked with ministries, organization, national proffesional associations, and international partners in Hanoi. Attending the mission were Mr. Mathieu Lamolle – Senior Advisor of the Green and Inclusive Value Chain, Division of Sustainable and Inclusive Trade, ITC; Mr. Bruce Dang…

Representative of VIRI visited and worked with Tam Ngoc Cooperative

On 14th June 2023, VIRI visited Tam Ngoc Cooperative in Dong Xuann commune, Soc Son district, Hanoi. Tam Ngoc cooperative was found in 2009 which consists of the majority people with disability. The cooperative is currently planting and processing herbal tea with some 4 OCOP stars products, they are also expanding to health care Spa…

Eco Fair Project is pleased to welcome Mr. Mario Ronconi – Head of Unit/DG INTPA and the Delegation of the European Union

In May 2023, the project “Promotion of supply and demand of eco-fair agri-food processing products in Vietnam” (Eco-Fair) funded by the European Union together with project beneficiaries took place in Hoa Binh province. The project was very honored to welcome Mr. Mario Ronconi,the Head of Unit/DG INTPA C2 and responsible for the South and Southeast…