ADB Blog: It’s air-pocalypse now in Beijing – but the future is brighter

As the burners are fired up at full blast to stave off the biting winter cold, Beijing and its surrounding area started the New Year engulfed in smog.

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Publish Date: 3rd January 2017

Last Updated: 16th January 2017


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GMS Forest and Biodiversity Regional Support Project (2014-2016)

7th December 2015
Activity

With support from the Global Environment Facility (GEF), the GMS Core Environment Program is strengthening regional collaboration to manage key transboundary biodiversity landscapes in the GMS.

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ADB: The Environments of the Poor in Southeast Asia, East Asia and the Pacific

21st May 2014
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This book is first in a series of a three-volume publication on the environments of the poor, and contains selected papers on Southeast Asia, East Asia, and the Pacific from a conference organized in 2010 by ADB, in cooperation with various development partners and think tank institutes in Asia. The book introduces a spatial approach to poverty, and argues that a triple win -- reducing poverty, protecting the environment, and responding to climate change -- is possible.

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