Safeguarding Myanmar's Environment

This publication summarizes Myanmar’s progress in building a national EIA system and how the Asian Development Bank has contributed to its development. It also overviews the basic elements of EIA, how it can will help achieve environmental sustainability in the country as well as challenges and next steps.

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Publish Date: 13th December 2017

Last Updated: 19th February 2018

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