In response to the World Environment Day 2019, on May 31st, in Bac Lieu City, MONRE has cooperated with Bac Lieu Provincial People’s Committee to organize many meaningful and practical activities to contribute to raising awareness and promoting promote community actions on environmental protection and sustainable development.
In the beginning of the chain of activities, on the morning of May 31st, MONRE cooperated with the People’s Committee of Bac Lieu Province to organize a launching ceremony for the planting of coastal protective forest troops in Nha Mat Ward, Bac Lieu City, Bac Lieu Province. Delegates and people attending the ceremony planted 2,000 fish sauce trees in the mudflats along the sea dike in Nha Mat Ward.

In the afternoon of the same day, participants attended the Commencement Ceremony of a waste treatment plant in Chau Hung town, Vinh Loi district. The construction of a waste treatment plant will contribute to reduce the load on the landfill site of Bac Lieu city and Vinh Loi district which has been overloaded, replacing the waste treatment technology with landfill method that is not effective, polluting the environment.
The newly built waste treatment plant will meet Vietnam’s environmental standards, with modern waste treatment technology, with a capacity of 150 tons / day and night; The waste treatment process strictly complies with the criteria of waste gas and waste water arising in accordance with current regulations and standards.
Next, Deputy Minister Vo Tuan Nhan and Leaders of Bac Lieu People’s Committee attended the opening ceremony of a playground for children in the community living near the protection forest and tree planting activities in Vinh Trach Dong Commune, Bac Lieu city./.