The transport sector is a significant contributor to global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, accounting for about a quarter of the total emissions, and its emissions still continue to rise. Viet Nam, with strong determination has committed to achieving sustainable economic development while preserving the environment, aiming for net-zero emissions by 2050.
This policy brief focuses on the key policies implemented in Vietnam to reduce GHG emissions and achieve net-zero emissions in the transport sector. It offers a comprehensive overview of Vietnam’s legal framework for decarbonising the transport sector and reducing GHG emissions. It furthermore provides valuable insights that can assist policymakers, project developers, and organisations in designing and implementing effective strategies to address climate change in the transport sector.