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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WGE 8th Semi-Annual Meeting and CEP Technical Working Session

29 to 30 October 2013

The GMS Working Group on Environment (WGE) met on 30 October 2013 in Champasak, Lao PDR, to review CEP implementation progress and endorse the 2014 work-plan. Also discussed were the GMS Regional Investment Framework environment pipeline and preliminary concept and preparatory work for the 4th GMS Environment Ministers’ Meeting. 

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Rio +20

18 to 19 June 2012

Two side events prior to the main Rio +20 event featured the Greater Mekong Subregion and CEP.

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