Environmental sector

Climate Sense

Climate Sense is a small Vietnamese company established in 2016. It provides research and advisory services on climate change adaptation and mitigation. It is also a co-developer and co-investor in small solar Photovoltaics (PV) systems combined with agricultural production.

Climate Sense aims to support Viet Nam and the Vietnamese in developing a climate resilient and low-carbon economy, while ensuring social justice, poverty elimination, and environmental sustainability. Its director and co-owner is Dutch, and it contracts administrative services as well as Vietnamese experts on a project basis.

Climate Sense clients have included the Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO), Shire Oak International (UK), Royal Haskoning/DHV, several UN organisations operating in Viet Nam, and Vietnamese and international non-governmental organisations (NGOs) and foundations, as well as Government departments and institutes.

Climate Sense research and advisory services focus on

  • policy advice on climate change adaptation, greenhouse gas emission mitigation, and related financing, monitoring, capacity building
  • climate change adaptation investments and actions, in particular flood, drought and salinity related challenges in the Mekong Delta
  • greenhouse gas emission mitigation investments and actions, in particular development and deployment of solar Photovoltaic (PV) systems

 Climate Sense is developing partnerships with other businesses and NGOs in these areas.

Contactperson Koos Neefjes
Phone +84913248270