The General Department of Land Administration (GDLA) is part of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE). It was established in early 1994 by the Vietnam Government by merging and reorganizing two state bodies; General Department of Land Management and National Department of Surveying and Mapping.
NIAPP is an independent research institute connected with the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD). NIAPP has over 40 years of working experiences in research activities through a wide range of collaboration and cooperation projects with domestic and foreign institutions, universities and scientists.
The Department of Dyke Management and Flood, Storm Control (DDMFSC) works under the Directorate of Water Resources of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development. It is mandated to plan for the country's dyke construction and management, flood diverge, flood and storm control, and