Two more biosphere reserves in Vietnam earn UNESCO recognition

Two biosphere reserves which are Nui Chua in the central province of Ninh Thuan and Kon Ha Nung in the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai have earned UNESCO recognition.


They were among 22 reserves across the world voted at a session of the International Coordinating Council of the Man and the Biosphere Programme, which is being held in Nigeria from September 13-17.

With the recognition, Vietnam has a total of 11 biosphere reserves, becoming one of the countries with the largest number of UNESCO-recognised biosphere reserves./.