Article 1. To approve the outline of the Green
Growth Action Plan in Lam Dong Province in the period of 2020 – 2030,
orientation to 2050 with the following contents:
I. Name of Plan, implementing agencies and scale of
1. Name of plan: Green Growth Action Plan in Lam
Dong Province in the period of 2020 – 2030, orientation to 2050.
2. Implementing agencies: The Sustainable Trade
Initiative IDH in cooperation with a planning team of Green Growth Action
Plan and relevant agencies, departments, and localities.
3. Implementation scale: the plan will be
implemented in Lam Dong Province, in the period of 2020 – 2030, orientation
to 2050 and focus on 6 main fields: agriculture, forestry, energy,
infrastructure, water resources management and tourism.
II. The necessity and legal basis:
1. The necessity.
2. Legal basis, approach method.
III. Viewpoint, objectives and requirements:
1.1. Green growth is an inseparable basic content in
the policies and orientation of the fast and sustainable socio-economic
development of Lam Dong Province.
1.2 Green growth is implemented based on increasing
the investment on the conservation, development and effective use of natural
resources, reducing greenhouse gas emissions, improving environment quality
and eco-system services.
1.3 Green growth is implemented by humans for
humans, contributes to creating jobs, reducing poverty, improving material
and spiritual life for people, building an environmentally friendly
lifestyle and sustainable consumption.
1.4 Green growth is implemented in parallel with
reconstructing the economy to transition from broad-based growth to
deep-based growth, based on science, modern technologies, and high quality
1.5 The development activities must ensure current
requirements and long-term benefits. It is necessary to take appropriate,
specific and clearly prioritized steps and make adjustments to suit the
situation and circumstances of each phase and time period.
2.1. Overall objectives:
- To effectively implement the National Action
Strategy and Plan on Green Growth.
- To propose key orientations and implementation
solutions to ensure economic growth at the appropriate levels, towards a
low-carbon economy, conservation and improvement of ecological values,
construction and maintenance of production methods, and green and
- To create high consent in awareness and
implementation cooperation of the authorities, people, enterprises, domestic
and foreign organizations in Lam Dong Province on green growth.
2.2. Specific Objectives:
- To determine key fields of green growth of Lam
Dong Province, activities and supporting policies to achieve strategic
- To assess the current situation and build a
baseline scenario, a normal development scenario, and a green growth
scenario for the Green Growth Action Plan.
- To assess the feasibility and impacts of green
growth interventions through specific economic, social and environmental
indicators (including ecosystem services).
- To ensure the active participation of stakeholders
in the process of developing, implementing and supervising the
implementation of the green growth action plan, aiming to mobilize resources
to implement the plan according to the set roadmap.
3.1. Be consistent with the viewpoints, objectives,
orientations of the National Strategy and Plan on green growth.
3.2. The provincial green growth action plan is
developed and implemented on a basis of reference to the successful
experiences from domestic and external localities with specific steps and
key tasks; creatively and suitably applying to local conditions,
circumstances and practical requirements at each level and sector; build
appropriate and feasible implementation solutions to achieve the set
objectives. Scientific and modern measurement methods and tools shall be
3.3. Increase the awareness of organizations,
agencies, enterprises and people on green growth; to review the provincial
regulations to timely amend and supplement accordingly as well as
integrating the green growth contents into socio-economic development plans
in order to create a breakthrough in local development, forming an intensive
economic growth model in association with the goal of green production and
3.4. Harmoniously combine solving important and
urgent issues with basic, long-term issues; prioritizing medium and
long-term goals in association with the goals of socio-economic development
and environmental protection.
IV. Implementation contents:
Assessment of contents related to the plan:
1.1. Assessment of the actual situation of
socio-economic development of Lam Dong Province in the period of 2011 -2018.
1.2. Assessment of the actual situation
of natural resources, environment and climate change.
1.3. Assessment of the changes on land uses and
corresponding changes on ecosystem services, including greenhouse gas
emissions, basin functions and biodiversity.
1.4. General assessment of existing problems,
challenges and opportunities for when Lam Dong implements the green growth
2. Contents of the green growth implementation:
2.1 Ensuring the provincial economic growth and
economic scale without compromising the protection of natural resources and
2.2 Reducing greenhouse gas emissions and promoting
the use of renewable energy.
2.3 Greening production (in the fields of
agriculture, forestry, infrastructure, energy, water resources management
2.4 Greening lifestyles.
2.5 Reducing negative impacts to ecosystems,
ensuring the maintenance of environmental functions and stable ecosystem
services (water regulation, anti-erosion, biodiversity preservation, climate
2.6 Minimizing development conflicts among natural
resource using industries.
V. Determining order of priority:
1. Criteria for choosing order of priority:
2. Determine the specific priority fields.
VI. Choosing solutions for green growth:
Normal development scenario.
Green growth scenario.
VII. Orientation, targets and solutions:
General orientation of green growth of Lam Dong
Orientation in the field of agriculture.
Orientation in the field of forestry.
Orientation in the field of tourism.
Orientation in water resource management.
Orientation in the field of energy.
Orientation in the field of infrastructures.
Orientation in green lifestyle and sustainable
Targets and solutions:
Targets and solutions in the field of agriculture.
Targets and solutions in the field of forestry.
Targets and solutions in the field of tourism.
Targets and solutions in the field of water resource
Targets and solutions in the field of energy.
Targets and solutions in the field of
Targets and solutions in green lifestyle and
VIII. Developing the implementation roadmap on:
1. Activities, potential budget and agencies which
are mainly responsible in the field of agriculture.
2. Activities, potential budget and agencies which
are mainly responsible in the field of forestry.
3. Activities, potential budget and agencies which
are mainly responsible in the field of tourism.
4. Activities, potential budget and agencies which
are mainly responsible in the field of infrastructure.
5. Activities, potential budget and agencies which
are mainly responsible in water resource management.
6. Activities, potential budget and agencies which
are mainly responsible in the field of energy.
7. Activities, potential budget and agencies which
are mainly responsible in the field of green lifestyle and sustainable
Supervision and assessment.
Finance and budget.
Ability to combine with ongoing programs.
Limitations and potential risks.
1. The green growth action plan in Lam Dong Province
in the period of 2020–2030, with a vision to 2050.
2. Data on the socio-economic and environment
development situation, including the assessments of ecosystem services and
greenhouse gas emissions; the assessments of economic growth and social
issues of Lam Dong Province.
3. Portal of the green growth action plan of Lam
VI. Implementation duration:
The plan will be completed in the third quarter of
2019, and the expected implementation plan is outlined in the appendix
XII. Cost of implementation:
To be sponsored by the Sustainable Trade Initiative
Article 2. Implementation:
1. To assign to the Provincial Department of
Planning and Investment to be the focal agency; responsible for the
supervision, report and assessment of planning and implementation of the
green growth action plan of Lam Dong Province in the period of 2020-2030,
orientation to 2050, ensuring to comply with the current regulations of law.
2. Provincial departments, agencies, the People’s
Committees of districts, Da Lat City and Bao Loc City, according to their
powers, functions and duties, shall be responsible for solving issues
related to theirs sectors, agencies and localities; at the same time, to
cooperate and create favourable conditions for consulting units, the
planning team of green growth action plans of Lam Dong Province to implement
the work, ensuring quality, progress and compliance with regulations.
Article 3. This decision will come into effect from
the date of signing. The Chief of Office of the Provincial Assembly
Delegation, People’s Council, People’s Committee, Director of the Provincial
Department of Planning and Investment and Heads of relevant departments,
agencies and localities shall be responsible for implementing this decision
from the date of signing.