ADB Article: El Niño, Poor Water Management, and Climate Change Bringing Droughts to Asia and the Pacific

Farmers in western Guizhou province in the People's Republic of China wake up early every morning to help dig wells 100 feet deep, hoping there will be enough water to maintain crops. Nearby lake levels are decreasing and there used to be water close to the surface, they say.

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Publish Date: 14th June 2016

Last Updated: 4th July 2016

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The Twelfth Roundtable Discussion on Climate Change Adaptation in the GMS

2nd December 2016
Event

With the first joint knowledge product on Watershed-scale Vulnerability and Adaptation Assessment guidelines now finalized, this 12th Roundtable event will discuss a dissemination plan and capacity building plan.

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Greener Traffic in the Mekong Subregion

28th January 2016
News

A feature article in this special report by the Nordic Development Fund (NDF) argues that business-as-usual approaches cannot continue if road freight transport is to be environmentally sustainable in the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS). The feature draws heavily on analysis and work conducted by the GMS Core Environment Program’s (CEP) Green Freight Initiative. NDF is a CEP co-financing partner.

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