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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Ecosystem valuation training in the GMS

1st December 2015
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A major challenge in promoting investments in natural capital is to produce solid evidence on the economic value of ecosystem services and ensure this evidence informs development planning and investment decisions.

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ADB Article: Asia’s Rising Prosperity, Climate Change Taking Toll on Food Security

21st June 2016
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Asia’s economic growth over the last decade has been relentless, bringing with it a rising population and an influx of people from the countryside to the cities in search of prosperity.

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