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Greater Mekong Subregion Atlas of the Environment

by Asian Development Bank

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Published by Asian Development Bank .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Developing Countries,
  • Human Geography,
  • Social Science / Third World Development,
  • Atlases - General,
  • Earth Sciences - Geography,
  • Atlases,
  • Regional Geography,
  • Reference,
  • Sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages216
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13157093M
    ISBN 10971561499X
    ISBN 109789715614993

    This publication tells the success story of the Greater Mekong Subregion in vivid images, data, and narratives. It presents an overview of the history, evolution, and achievements of the Greater Mekong Subregion Economic Cooperation Program through a broad observation of each member country’s progress and priorities in key areas of sustainable growth and development. The Core Environment Program and Biodiversity Conservation Corridors Initiative in the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) Phase II (CEP II) assisted GMS countries to strengthen capacity for using tools such as environmental impact assessments (EIAs) and land use change modeling to mainstream environment into development plans and projects.

    ADB has published the second edition of its Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) Atlas of the Environment, which explores the challenges of development and opportunities for response, with chapters on, inter alia: development in the agricultural, energy and transport sectors; and challenges and responses, including human resources development, climate change and natural disasters, and .   That is the message of the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) Atlas of the Environment, the first book of its kind celebrating the GMS, jointly published today by .

      Ethnographic atlas of Ifugao: a study of environment, culture, and society in Northern Luzon. New Haven: Yale University Press, Folio G (LC); SML, Southeast Asia Reference, Room Greater Mekong Subregion: atlas of the environment. Manila: Asian Development Bank, GM4G3.G7 (LC)+; SML, Southeast Asia Reference Author: Brandon J. Miliate. Get this from a library! Greater Mekong subregion atlas of the environment.. [Asian Development Bank.; United Nations Environment Programme. Regional Resource Centre for Asia and the Pacific.].


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Greater Mekong Subregion Atlas of the Environment by Asian Development Bank Download PDF EPUB FB2

Overview The second edition of the Greater Mekong Subregion Atlas of the Environment again champions the environment of this unique part of Asia, an area straddled by rivers great and small, with bountiful watersheds, wetlands, and : Greater Mekong Subregion Atlas of the Environment (2nd Edition) Books InCambodia, the People's Republic of China, the Lao People's Democratic Republic, Myanmar, Thailand, and Viet Nam established the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) Economic Cooperation Program with the aim of strengthening economic linkages between them and to foster the achievement of common policy goals.

The Atlas celebrates the peoples of the Greater Mekong Subregion, and presents the environmental and development challenges they face and their responses. GMS Atlas of the Environment - 2nd Edition. Prepared for the 20th Anniversary of the GMS, this second edition of the Atlas offers a unique overview of the exquisite beauty and diversity of the subregion’s natural environment.

It also highlights the tremendous progress made by the GMS countries, as well as the need to address the increasing. About this book The Atlas celebrates the peoples of the Greater Mekong Subregion, and presents the environmental and development challenges they face and their responses.

Greater Mekong subregion. Manila, Philippines: Asian Development Bank ; Pathumthani, Thailand: United Nations Environment Programme, Regional Resource Centre for Asia and the Pacific, (OCoLC) Publication | December The Greater Mekong Subregion Atlas of the Environment champions the environment of a unique part of Asia, an area straddled by rivers great and small, with bountiful watersheds, wetlands, and forests.

The Atlas celebrates the peoples of the subregion, and presents the environmental challenges they face and their responses. Greater Mekong Subregion Atlas of the Environment Books The Greater Mekong Subregion Atlas of the Environment champions the environment of a unique part of Asia, an area straddled by rivers great and small, with bountiful watersheds, wetlands, and forests.

The Atlas In the 20th anniversary year of the GMS, this second edition of the atlas illustrates the exquisite beauty, bounty, and diversity of the subregion's natural environment, the tremendous progress made by the GMS countries over the past decades, and. Greater Mekong Subregion ATLAS of the Environmental Tin Aung Moe, UNEP 1st Asian Science and Technology Seminar.

11 MarchUNEP 2 GMS Atlas of the Environment • GMS = Greater Mekong Subregion (Cambodia, China PR, Lao PDR, Myanmar, Thailand and environment of the CA subregion The best practice of data handling. This atlas was produced as a collaborative effort between by Asian Development Bank and United Nations Environment Programme.

It presents detailed maps, photographs, remote sensing images, tables, graphs, and text to provide an overview of important environmental, social, ethnic, and economic aspects of the diverse Greater Mekong Subregion.

The Greater Mekong Subregion Atlas of the Environment champions the environment of a unique part of Asia, an area straddled by rivers great and small, with bountiful watersheds, wetlands, and forests. The Atlas celebrates the peoples of the subregion, and presents the environmental challenges they face and their responses.

It reminds us that the subregion's peoples and communities are key to Cited by: Environment. In the Greater Mekong Subregion, million people in rural areas depend on their surrounding environment for food, water, energy, and income.

Forests, wetlands, mangroves, farmlands, and other ecosystems account for between 20% and 55% of the subregion's wealth. The Working Group on Environment (WGE) provides overall leadership and direction for the subregion's.

Expand/Collapse Synopsis The second edition of the Greater Mekong Subregion Atlas of the Environment again champions the environment of this unique part of Asia, an area straddled by rivers great and small, with bountiful watersheds, wetlands, and : Asian Development Bank.

Greater Mekong subregion atlas of the environment. Cambodia. Forest Cover in the Greater Mekong Subregion, Satellite Images showing Rubber Plantations in Xishuangbanna Prefecture, Yunnan, PRC, and ; Terrestrial Ecoregions of the Greater Mekong Subregion; Protected Areas in the Greater Mekong Subregion; Land Use in the Greater.

The Digital Atlas of the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) will provide additional impetus to the GMS Program strategic initiative for subregional monitoring of the cumulative environmental impact of development. It will provide information in the form of maps, data tables, photographs, and bibliographic materials in an easy to use format so that it.

2nd Edition. Author: Asian Development Bank; Publisher: Asian Development Bank ISBN: Category: Business & Economics Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» The second edition of the Greater Mekong Subregion Atlas of the Environment again champions the environment of this unique part of Asia, an area straddled by rivers great and small, with bountiful watersheds, wetlands, and.

The second edition of the Greater Mekong Subregion Atlas of the Environment again champions the environment of this unique part of Asia, an area straddled by rivers great and small, with bountiful watersheds, wetlands, and : Asian Development Bank. The book presents research into the production of safe, high quality, and environmentally friendly agriculture products in the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS).

Read more about Policies for High Quality, Safe, and Sustainable Food Supply in the Greater Mekong Subregion. The Core Environment Program. The Greater Mekong Subregion is one of the most dynamic regions in the world, witnessing rapid economic growth over the past two decades.

Much of this has been fueled by the unsustainable use of its natural resources. GMS Atlas of the Environment - 2nd Edition. Greater Mekong Subregion Economic Cooperation.

The 24th Annual Meeting of the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) Working Group (WG) on Environment reviewed the achievements of the GMS Core Environment Program Phase II and discussed the way forward. WGE AM was hosted by the People’s Republic of China’s Ministry of Ecology and Environment (MEE) with support from ADB through the GMS.Greater Mekong subregion: atlas of the environment.

MLA Citation. Asian Development Bank. Greater Mekong subregion: atlas of the environment Australian/Harvard Citation. Asian Development Bank.Greater Mekong subregion: atlas of the environment. Wikipedia Citation.Greater Mekong Subregion Secretariat. Regional Cooperation and Operations Coordination Division, Southeast Asia Department, Asian Development Bank Address: 6 ADB Avenue, Mandaluyong CityMetro Manila, Philippines Telephone: +63 2 Fax: .