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PROJECT ESTABLISHMENT

Quang Tri used to be a fierce battle field and mostly devastated during the war time. Almost forty years after the war ended and twenty years of renovation, the provincial socio-economy has grown and developed notably...

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PROJECT GOALS AND OBJECTIVES

The objective of the project is to set up an annual mines action operations planning process and to integrate into the provincial socioeconomic development planning process...

OBJECTIVES WILL BE MET

Upgrading the capacity of mine action coordination of Quang Tri Province in the cooperation of implementing mine action programs in Quang Tri with the collaboration of Provincial Military Command and relevant departments and agencies...

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LWCC PROJECT

Establishing Legacy of War Coordination Center of Quang Tri Province

FACTS AND FIGURES * By Province * Quang Tri Province * Đông Hà City

 

In general

Thành phố Đông Hà

Dong Ha City is the political, economical, cultural and social centre of Quang Tri province, located at the Highway 1A intersection connecting Hanoi capital - Ho Chi Minh City and the system of inter- asian roads to the East-West, which is linking Thailand, Laos, Myanmar and other countries in the region. The city is located at coordinate of 1600'53" - 16052'22'' north latitude, 107004'24' east longitude.

Dong Ha city includes 9 wards, according to Statistical Yearbook of Dong Ha City in 2011, the natural area was 72.95 kilometres (7295 hectares ), with the total of 84 157 inhabitants. The population density was 1,153 people / kilometre. The city is 66 kilometres away from Hue city, about 100 kilometres to Dong Hoi city and 10 kilometres to Quang Tri town.

During the Vietnam War, the town of Dong Ha was an important urban center for Khe Sanh and Lao Bao. Over the 20 - year period of construction and development, Dong Ha has achieved important results in various fields. The speed of urbanization is quite rapid and synchronous which encourages more and more spacious urban face.

 

Statistic after survey , clearance and risk education activities

 

Mine accidents and victims information in Dong Ha City

The given statistics is updated up to Dec, 2018 by Quang Tri DBU / LWCC

 

Đông Hà City

Total Area: 72,95 km2 (7.295 ha)
Population: 84.157  (in 2009)
Administrative Divisions:
  • 9 wards: 1, 2345 Đông GiangĐông Thanh, Đông LươngĐông Lễ
Map of Dong Ha city, Quang Tri, Vietnam

Location of Đông Hà city in Vietnam

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Activity Pictures of Neutralizing the Effect of ERW