• Spreading the love for nature to the community

    NDO – Le Thi Trang (34) has been named among the world’s top ten conservationists, called the “Hotspot Heroes”, in 2020 by the Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund (CEPF), for her efforts in protecting biodiversity in Vietnam.
  • Three Vietnamese scientists included in Asia’s top researchers list

    NDO - Three Vietnamese scientists, all female, have made it into the list of Asia’s most outstanding researchers in 2019 as compiled by the Singapore-based Asian Scientist magazine.
  • Reuters gives praise to Vietnamese schoolgirl for creating art from the chaos of COVID-19

    NDO - The UK's Reuters news agency has recently run an article praising Nguyen Doi Chung Anh, a 10-year-old schoolgirl in Hanoi, for her paintings demonstrating the resilience and chaos in the world’s battle against COVID-19.
  • Vietnamese female scientists conquer influenza viruses

    The Kovalevskaya Awards 2019 honours female scientists from the Influenza Laboratory under the National Institute of Hygiene and Epidemiology (Ministry of Health) for easing the disease burden of seasonal flu. From influenza to SARS-CoV-2, the institute's female scientists have been truly the frontline soldiers in researching and isolating viruses, providing basic scientific information to the world.
  • Young conservationist full of enthusiasm for wildlife protection

    Wildlife conservation scientist Nguyen Thi Thu Trang, popularly known as Trang Nguyen, was recently listed in the 2020 Forbes 30 Under 30 Asia list. She recently published a book entitled ‘Chang Hoa Da – Gau’ (Chang is Wild about Bears).