Vietnam Country Programme

The activities in Vietnam are implemented with the kind support of the Swiss State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO) under the project "Development of BioTrade activities within the natural ingredients sector (Period 2012 - 2014)".

The projects contributes to Vietnam becoming a recognized supplier of natural ingredient products traded through supply chains that conform to the principles of BioTrade and the objectives of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD). This project aims to support the development of value chains based on native the medicinal species which can be used in the pharmaceutical, cosmetic and food sectors.

The BioTrade Programme in Vietnam was officially launched in May 2012during the kick-off workshop were national and international stakeholders participated. It is implemented by Helvetas/Swiss Intercooperation Vietnam and the National Institute of Medicinal Materials (NIMM), as the national partner, will also support the development of BioTrade in Vietnam.


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