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ACB-Germany-ASEAN Launch Programme on Biodiversity

7 April 2015, Jakarta, Indonesia — A program that will protect the biological diversity, promote the sustainable management of natural ecosystems, and improve the livelihoods of the local population in the ASEAN region was launched today by Germany and the ASEAN Centre for Biodiversity (ACB) in Jakarta, Indonesia. Titled “Protection of Biological Diversity in the […]

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Sharing Lessons from Biodiversity and Climate Change Projects in ASEAN

Protected area management has always had its challenges: habitat loss and destruction, poaching of wildlife, law enforcement, encroachment, and many more. In recent years, protected areas with increasingly fragile biodiversity had to contend with increasing pressures from climate change. This provided the impetus for the establishment of the Biodiversity and Climate Change Project (BCCP) by […]

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6th High Level Seminar on Environmentally Sustainable Cities

The 6th High Level Seminar on Environmentally Sustainable Cities (HLS ESC) was held in Johor Bahru, Malaysia, on 9–10 February 2015, organised by the Governments of Malaysia, Japan, Cambodia, the ASEAN Working Group on Environmentally Sustainable Cities (AWGESC) and the ASEAN Secretariat. The Seminar was preceded by the ‘FutureCity Initiative” Forum on 8 February 2015, […]

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