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Media Release: 15th Meeting of the Sub-Regional Ministerial Steering Committee (MSC) on Transboundary Haze Pollution

17 July 2013, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Ministers responsible for the environment from Brunei Darussalam, Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore, the Vice-Minister of Natural Resources and Environment of Thailand and the Secretary-General of ASEAN met on the occasion of the Fifteenth Meeting of the Sub-Regional Ministerial Steering Committee (MSC) on Transboundary Haze Pollution on 17 July 2013 […]

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Media Release: 14th Meeting of the Sub-Regional Ministerial Steering Committee (MSC) on Transboundary Haze Pollution

Ministers responsible for the environment from Brunei Darussalam, Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore and the Vice-Minister of Natural Resources and Environment from Thailand met at the Fourteenth Meeting of the Sub-Regional Ministerial Steering Committee (MSC) on Transboundary Haze Pollution on 31 October 2012 in Bali, Indonesia. The Ministers noted the ASEAN Specialised Meteorological Centre’s (ASMC’s) weather […]

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Media Release: 12th AMME and 8th Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the ASEAN Agreement on Transboundary Haze Pollution

Ministers responsible for the environment from ASEAN Member States (AMS) held their 12th ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on the Environment and the 8th Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the ASEAN Agreement on Transboundary Haze Pollution on 26 September 2012 in Bangkok, Thailand. The Ministers reviewed regional cooperation on a number of environmental issues in particular […]

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Media Release: Biodiversity is Focus in First ASEAN-India Environment Ministers Meeting

ASEAN is one of the richest regions in terms of biodiversity and natural resources. Three of the world’s twenty five recognised biodiversity hot spots are within the ASEAN region, which occupies only three per cent of the earth’s total surface but is home to over 20 percent of all known plant, animal and marine species. […]

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1st Meeting of the Sub-Regional Ministerial Steering Committee on Transboundary Haze Pollution in the Mekong Sub-Region

Media Release  25 February 2011 Krabi, Thailand 1. The Sub-Regional Ministerial Steering Committee on Transboundary Haze Pollution in the Mekong Sub-Region (MSC Mekong) convened for the first time on 25 February 2011 in Krabi, Thailand, attended by Environment Ministers/representatives from Cambodia, Lao PDR, Myanmar, Thailand and Viet Nam and Deputy Secretary-General for ASEAN Socio-Cultural Community. […]

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Media Release: The13th Informal AMM on the Environment, 7th Meeting of the COP to the ASEAN Agreement on Transboundary Haze Pollution

 Ministers responsible for the environment and their representatives from ASEAN Member States met in Phnom Penh, Cambodia on 18 October 2011 on the occasion of the 13th Informal ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on the Environment and the 7th Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the ASEAN Agreement on Transboundary Haze Pollution. The Ministers reviewed on-going […]

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