Within the framework of cooperation between the Ministry of Finance and the IMF, the IMF supported the implementation of the Report "Assessment of Climate Change Mitigation Options in Viet Nam". The report reviews Viet Nam's climate change mitigation goals, discusses different fiscal policy tools that Viet Nam can use to achieve them, and makes recommendations on design the emission trading system (ETS) that Viet Nam plans to deploy in the near future.
Despite difficulties posed by the Covid-19 pandemic, the Ministry of Finance of Viet Nam has made efforts to coordinate with donors to implement nine technical assistance projects using ODA grants in 2021. These projects have helped the Ministry of Finance in implementing public finance reforms and achieved certain outcomes in that field.
The "Trade Facilitation Program" (hereinafter referred to as TFP) is a technical assistance project funded by the United States Agency for International Development for the Government of Viet Nam. The governing agency of the Project is the Ministry of Finance of Viet Nam, the project owner is the General Department of Viet Nam Customs.
On December 1, 2021, the Ministry of Finance of Viet Nam and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on technical assistance in public financial management. This MOU is considered as an important cooperation program that aims to help the Ministry of Finance of Viet Nam improve public financial management capacity.
The 8th Finance Ministerial Dialogue Meeting of the Vulnerable Twenty Group (referred to as V20) was held virtually on April 21, 2022. This dialogue focused on two main subjects which were the adaptation and resilience to climate change and the implementation of initiatives and the development of partnerships within the framework of V20 cooperation. The dialogue was attended by Mr. Mustafa Kalma, Minister of Finance of the People's Republic of Bangladesh - President of V20, Ministers/representatives of the Ministry of Finance of V20 member countries, international organizations such as UN, IMF, ADB, WB and guests such as EU, Germany, UK …