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MEDIA RELEASE: 19th Meeting of the Sub-Regional Ministerial Steering Committee on Transboundary Haze Pollution

18 May 2017, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The Nineteenth Meeting of the Sub-Regional Ministerial Steering Committee on Transboundary Haze Pollution (19th MSC) was held on 18 May 2017 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, and attended by Ministers/representatives responsible for the environment, for land, forest fires and haze, from Brunei Darussalam, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, and Thailand, and the […]

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ASEAN to recognise biodiversity heroes

JAKARTA, 27 March 2017 – What is biodiversity? Ask people what they think it means, and chances are only a few can accurately define it. Fewer still can explain its significance to human survival. The immense communication gap between the biodiversity conservation community and the general public is a major factor hampering efforts to achieve […]

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ASEAN, EU launch 40th anniversary of partnership; commit to new programmes on environment

JAKARTA, 13 March 2017 – In the framework of the annual review of European Union and ASEAN cooperation, known as the Joint Cooperation Committee (JCC), the EU and ASEAN marked the beginning of a year dedicated to the 40th anniversary of their dialogue relations with the start of new cooperation programmes and a youth photo […]

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