International Journal of Research in Finance and Management
2020, Vol. 3, Issue 1
Challenged and opportunities in protection of river culture in Mekong delta
Dr. Nguyen Hoang Tien, Nguyen Khanh Cuong, Dr. Nguyen Van Dat and Tran Duy Thuc
The Mekong Delta is the delta of the Mekong River's end with many large tributaries flowing into the sea and a system of intertwined canals, diverse flora and fauna, rich and diverse, warm and mild climate. These are favorable conditions for the development of river culture. River culture includes many factors such as agriculture, history, transport and tourism that affect every aspect of the region's socio-economic life. The development of river culture is always affected by many opportunities and challenges. Appropriate change is needed to adapt to climate change, which is a global threat. Next is the shift in growth model, adjustment of development orientation, new approaches to economic growth, natural resource management and environmental protection. This article is qualitative one in order to analyze the opportunities and challenges for the sustainable development of the river culture of the Mekong Delta, along with solutions to preserve and promote.