APFSOS II Country Paper - Myanmar

This report outlines the state of forests and forest management in Myanmar, drawing attention to the decline in natural forest resources, focusing on plantation establishment for sustainable resources. It highlights the need for a sound policy foundation for sustainable forest management to take hold.

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Myanmar Forestry Outlook Study.pdf 320 KB 26-04-2012

Publish Date: 1st January 2009

Last Updated: 26th April 2012


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The CEP has taken on a leading role in assisting Myanmar to develop an environmental impact assessment (EIA) system to safeguard the country from the adverse environmental effects of economic development.

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17th July 2018
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This brief summarizes the diverse pollutants and their sources that are harming the natural environment and people’s well-being in the Greater Mekong Subregion. It looks at how the Industrial Pollution Projection System (IPPS) has been used in the subregion to help identify current and future pollution risks, and makes recommendations for its future application.

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