The Tenth Roundtable Discussion on Climate Change Adaptation in the Greater Mekong Subregion

Bangkok, Thailand 2nd February 2016

Partners at the 10th Roundtable reviewed their recently drafted guidelines for watershed/landscape-scale vulnerability and adaptation assessments. They also discussed how the guidelines could be effectively disseminated, including the potential of developing training modules.

This Roundtable meeting was hosted by the International Union for Conservation of Nature’s Bangkok office.

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