ADB Video: Regional Cooperation and Environmental Sustainability

Much economic growth in Asia and the Pacific has been fueled by unsustainable use of natural resources. While this has led to increased prosperity, it has also created immense pressure on natural capital. This video shines a light on regional cooperation programs that ADB has sponsored or lent weight to such as the Greater Mekong Subregion Core Environment Program and the Heart of Borneo and Coral Triangle initiatives.

Publish Date: 30th March 2015

Last Updated: 2nd June 2016

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GMS Environment Media Roundup–June 2015

6th July 2015

Greater Mekong Subregion

Asia must invest more in clean energy to cope with climate change, says ADB
Asia has made huge strides in developing clean energy over the past decade but must boost investment and its use of energy efficiency technology to meet rising demand and cope with climate change, Asian Development Bank officials and other experts said on Wednesday.
Source: The Guardian (June 17, 2015)

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GMS Transport and Trade Facilitation Action Program Newsletter – Jan-Oct 2015

16th December 2015

The Transport and Trade Facilitation Action Program for the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) provides advisory support and capacity building tofacilitate cross-border transport and trade in the GMS. Please download the newsletter below for updates about the program’s latest events, news, and knowledge products.

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