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Guidelines on Public Participation in EIA in the Mekong Region

The Guidelines on Public Participation in Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) in the Mekong Region have been developed to address the shared concern for increasing meaningful public participation in development planning, in the context of increasing investment projects across the Mekong region.

Published by: Mekong Partnership for the Environment - Author: Mekong Partnership for the Environment,
Published on: Mar 2017 - Uploaded on: Aug 2017
File size: 2.2 MB - Language: English
Keyword(s): Environmental Impact Assessment , mekong region , public participation
Category: Environment

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Quantifying Water and Energy Linkages in Irrigation: Experiences From Viet Nam

While Asia has the world’s fastest-growing economy, 29 of 48€‚ countries assessed by the Asian Water Development Outlook 2016 are water-insecure, posing a threat to the region’s continued growth.As economies develop, increasing demands will be placed on water for food and water for energy.

Published by: Asian Development Bank - Author: Asian Development Bank,
Published on: Jul 2017 - Uploaded on: Aug 2017
File size: 4.9 MB - Language: English
Keyword(s): Energy , water , agriculture and natural resources
Category: Economy

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Risk Financing for Rural Climate Resilience in the Greater Mekong Subregion

This report presents the findings of a climate risk financing study conducted by the GMS Core Environment Program in 28 rural communities in Cambodia, the Lao People’s Democratic Republic, and Viet Nam.

Published by: Asian Development Bank - Author: GMS Environment Operations Center,
Published on: Jun 2017 - Uploaded on: Jun 2017
File size: 3.5 MB - Language: English
Keyword(s): Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) , rural livelihoods , climate risks
Category: Climatology/Meteorology/Atmosphere

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Innovations to strengthen aquatic resource governance on Cambodia’s Tonle Sap Lake

Cambodia’s recent freshwater fishery sector reform, instigated at the top level of government, is one of the country’s most significant contemporary policy developments addressing natural resources management and rural development.Implemented in two main waves, the reforms culminated in the complete removal of inland commercial fishing lots.

Published by: CGIAR, Adelphi, Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development - Author: Il Oeur, Mam Kosal, Kim Sour and Blake D. Ratner,
Published on: Jan 2014 - Uploaded on: Jun 2017
File size: 1.6 MB - Language: English
Keyword(s): Natural Resources Management , aquatic resources , fresh water
Category: Biota

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Surface Water Monitoring within Cambodia and the Vietnamese Mekong Delta over a Year, with Sentinel-1 SAR Observations

This study presents a methodology to detect and monitor surface water with Sentinel-1 Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) data within Cambodia and the Vietnamese Mekong Delta.It is based on a neural network classification trained on Landsat-8 optical data.

Published by: MDPI AG - Author: Binh Pham-Duc, Catherine Prigent, Filipe Aires,
Published on: May 2017 - Uploaded on: May 2017
File size: 3 MB - Language: English
Keyword(s): SAR , Sentinel-1 , surface water monitoring , landsat-8 , MODIS
Category: Climatology/Meteorology/Atmosphere

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Asian Water Development Outlook 2016: Description of Methodology and Data

This supplement provides background information and notes on the approach, assumptions, and data used for the Asian Water Development Outlook 2016.

Published by: Asian Development Bank - Author: Asian Development Bank,
Published on: Jan 2017 - Uploaded on: Feb 2017
File size: 3.7 MB - Language: English
Keyword(s): water , water governance , water security index
Category: Environment

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Review of Configuration of Greater Mekong Subregion Economic Corridors

These changes will help ensure that further investments in GMS economic corridors are focused on areas with the best potential to allow these corridors to become fully functioning economic corridors, thus maximizing their contribution to increased incomes and employment in the subregion.

Published by: Asian Development Bank - Author: Asian Development Bank,
Published on: Nov 2016 - Uploaded on: Dec 2016
File size: 4.4 MB - Language: English
Keyword(s): road projects , economic corridor approach , transit corridor
Category: Transportation

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