Vietnam rice farmers find shrimp solution to salination problem | The World

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Vietnam is one of the most vulnerable countries to climate change, and resulting sea level rise.

As Stevie Zhang reports, with the impending salination crisis in the Mekong Delta region, its farmers are swapping rice – for shrimp.

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