Viet Nam signed UNFCCC in June 1992 and ratified in Nov.1994. Viet Nam signed Kyoto protocol in Dec. 1998 and rectified in Sep. 2002. The HydroMET Service (Now MONRE) was assigned by the Government to be the Focal point for activities related to UNFCCC and KP in Vietnam. Vietnam is considered as one of the active countries in
implementing UNFCCC and KP.