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Marine Debris - Thailand

MEDIA RELEASE: ASEAN Conference on Reducing Marine Debris in ASEAN Region

22-23 November 2017, Phuket, Thailand. More than 200 participants from ASEAN Member States, dialogue and development partners, international organisations, private sector, and civil society gathered on 22-23 November 2017 in Phuket, Thailand, for the ASEAN Conference on Reducing Marine Debris in ASEAN Region. The Conference was opened by H.E. General Surasak Karnjanarat, Minister of Natural […]

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Singapore

ASEAN Countries Join Forces for Climate Action

At a recent event in Singapore supported by UN Climate Change, ASEAN Member States, have agreed to explore the possibility of developing a harmonized approach to measuring, reporting and verifying greenhouse gas emissions as a first step towards further regional collaboration on carbon markets. Under the Paris Climate Change Agreement of 2015, countries agreed to […]

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AMME 14

MEDIA RELEASE: 14th ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on the Environment and the 13th Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the ASEAN Agreement on Transboundary Haze Pollution

12 September 2017, Brunei Darussalam. Ministers responsible for the environment, for land, forest fires and haze, from ASEAN Member States (AMS), held their 14th ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on the Environment and 13th Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the ASEAN Agreement on Transboundary Haze Pollution on 12 September 2017 in Brunei Darussalam. The […]

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