Applying Spatial Tools to Support Sustainable Planning in the GMS

This CEP publication discusses the application of the geographic information systems (GIS) in land allocation planning and distribution processes, to increase awareness of the implications of economic development, including experiences and lessons learned when applied across the GMS.


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Publish Date: 1st January 2011

Last Updated: 2nd February 2014

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Video: Environmental Cooperation in the GMS

5th February 2018

Government and development partners talk about the importance of regional environmental cooperation in the Greater Mekong Subregion, with a focus on the GMS Core Environment Program. The film was launched at the Fifth GMS Environment Ministers' Meeting in Chiang Mai, Thailand, on 1 February 2018.

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