HCMC Project launch

25-11-2011 Project Launch

The project Ho Chi Minh City, Moving towards the Sea with Climate Change Adaptation was officially launched on a meeting on November 25th 2011. The launch was planned during Vietwater, the business event of the water sector in Vietnam. For this meeting Vietnamese officials and project members were invited by our Grontmij office. Mr. Gert Dral, executive member of the board of Grontmij, gave on behalf of the VCAPS consortium a speech during the network reception at Vietwater.

During the launch meeting itself the following speakers delivered a speech or presentation about the project:

  • Mr. Tri on behalf of the Peoples Committee;
  • Mr. Kiet on behalf of DoNRE;
  • Mrs. Peeters on behalf of the City of Rotterdam;
  • Mr. Vellinga as strategic advisor to VCAPS;
  • Mr. Moens as team leader of VCAPS.