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Guidelines for the Implementation of Controlled Burning Practices

ASEAN Secretariat. 2004. ISBN: 979-3496-07-X ¬†ASEAN recognises the difficulties of smallholders, farmers and shifting cultivators in implementing zero burning practices. These Guidelines provide recommendations for these parties on the implementation of controlled burning and other related practices, to promote sustainable forest management and environment-friendly land management and agricultural practices. The Guidelines were developed from case […]

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Guidelines for the Implementation of the ASEAN Policy on Zero Burning

ASEAN Secretariat. 2003. ISBN: 979-8080-98-X ASEAN has adopted the zero-burning policy in 199. This publication provides guidelines on zero burning techniques, among others, based on commercial scale experience of plantation companies in Malaysia and Indonesia . Apart from the zero burning techniques, the Guidelines also highlight the benefits, prerequisites as well as constraints in implementing […]

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ASEAN Report to the World Summit on Sustainable Development

ASEAN Secretariat. 2002. ISBN: 979-8080-91.2 This Report was published for the World Summit on Sustainable Development held in Johannesburg , South Africa . The Report showcased ASEAN’s achievements on sustainable development and emphasised the use of regional governance mechanisms, and regional goals and plans as a vehicle to implement these efforts at the national and […]

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