During 2 days (September 21-22, 2023), in Hanoi, the Energy Efficiency and Sustainable Development Department (Ministry of Industry and Trade – MOIT) coordinated with Vietnam Cleaner Production Centre Co. Ltd, (VNCPC) organize basic training courses on sustainable consumption and production (SCP) for officials from the Department of Industry and Trade, Industrial Development Consulting and Industry Promotion Centre of provinces and cities, and individuals, units and organizations operating in the SCP field.
The training course had more than 40 delegates representing Departments of Industry and Trade, Industrial Development Consulting and Industry Promotion Center, consulting units and related units, from more than 20 Northern and North Central provinces.
Speaking at the opening ceremony, Mr. Cu Huy Quang, Deputy Chief of the Energy Efficiency and Sustainable Development Department emphasized: In addition to training basic knowledge, skills, and solutions to contribute to promoting SCP, the training course also contributes to establish a network of experts in SCP in the Northern and North Central regions to jointly support businesses to transform faster.
Mr. Cu Huy Quang, Deputy Chief of the Energy Efficiency and Sustainable Development Department emphasized the role of the training course.
Accordingly, the content of the training course focused on main contents including: Sustainable Production topic with a focus on: Economical and efficient use of Energy, water, materials, Use of chemicals safety and efficiency, Instructions for using calculation tools in energy audits…, Circular economy; Topic: Sustainable Resource Management; The topic of Sustainable Distribution and the topic of Sustainable Consumption, with presentations by experts from Hanoi University of Science and Technology, National Economics University and senior experts from VNCPC.
In addition to the above content, the training course is also designed with games, interactive exercises, and knowledge synthesis to increase attraction for students. The course has also received high appreciation from students.
Mr. Le Xuan Thinh, Director of VNCPC spoke at the training session.
Mr. Le Xuan Thinh – Director of VNCPC said: The 2-day training program in the North is the first training course to be held in 2023. Following this program, training courses will be conducted in Central region and Southern region in October and November.
After participating in the training course, delegates will receive a certificate from the Department of Energy Conservation and Sustainable Development. This is also the premise for the Ministry of Industry and Trade to build and expand a network of sustainable production and consumption across the country.
Some pictures of the training course: