Greater Mekong Subregion Economic Cooperation Program: Overview

This ADB publication focuses on the Greater Mekong Subregional economic cooperation, which covers nine priority sectors: agriculture, energy, environment, human resource development, investment, telecommunications, tourism, transport infrastructure, and transport and trade facilitation. This cooperation, through support of ADB and other development partners, assists participating countries achieve the Millennium Development Goals through increased connectivity, improved competitiveness, and a greater sense of community (the three Cs).

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GMS Economic Cooperation Program Overview.pdf 2 MB 07-05-2012

Publish Date: 7th May 2012

Last Updated: 14th October 2013

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Fifth GMS Environment Ministers' Meeting

30 January to 1 February 2018
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Every 3 years the environment ministers from the six Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) countries gather to review progress and set the agenda for environmental cooperation in the subregion under the GMS Economic Cooperation Program.

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