Transforming Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi into Sustainable Cities of Vietnam

Date :
  • August 2018

Our new report highlights the development of the two largest cities in Vietnam, Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi, as they progress to become sustainable cities in Southeast Asia. Despite better income and standard of living among the residents, the two cities are still facing several urban problems such as traffic congestion and air pollution. This white paper explores key initiatives which have been rolled out by the government focusing on issues of public transportation, green spaces, green buildings, and smart city infrastructure as necessary components of developing a future sustainable city.

This white paper aims to address these main questions :

  • 01. How has Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi progress in their sustainable developments?
  • 02. What kind of urban development model can be applied to Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi in the future?
  • 03. What are the key initiatives and policies supporting the two cities in becoming sustainable?

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