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National Forum on Action Against Plastic Waste in Cambodia

It is my pleasure to welcome all to this national forum on plastic. First and foremost, l, I would like to congratulate the Ministry of Environment and the National Council for Sustainable…  

Urban Mobility Forum: Transforming and Investing in Urban Mobility for All

Rapid urbanisation has brought undeniably enormous opportunities to Cambodia but has also been associated with challenges that are significant and threaten to become insurmountable if not addressed…  

Regional Collaboration Focus of Lower Mekong Early Warning System Conference

Phnom Penh, December 2019 - The Lower Mekong Early Warning Systems Conference, held from the 3-4 December 2019 at the Phnom Penh Hotel, has played an important role in the future of the Lower Mekong…  

International Day of Persons with Disabilities

It is a great honour for me to be here today to join with you to celebrate the 21st National Day of Persons with Disabilities and the 37th International Day of Persons with Disabilities.  

Digitalizing Production and Consumption of Fuelwood to Sustain Forests

Fuelwood including firewood and charcoal is increasingly demanded in Cambodia. About 0.8 million tons of firewood is used in the garment and brick-making industry and 1.8 million tons for household…  

Launching Event for Sustainable Charcoal Production Digital Platform

I would like to congratulate the Forestry Administration for the successful launch of the digital platform for promoting sustainable charcoal production. I would also like to thank our partners GERES,…  

New Head of UNDP in Asia Pacific Region Ready to Support Countries Accelerate on Their Sustainable Development Pathways

Kanni Wignaraja is set to assume her role as Director of the Regional Bureau for Asia and the Pacific, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), on 1 December 2019.  

Strengthening Climate Information and Early Warning System | The 8th Monsoon Forum

It is a pleasure to be with you here at the National Climate Outlook Forum or Monsoon Forum as it is called here – this is the second of 2019, in keeping with our plan.  

Sustaining natural resources for all

If you live in or close to a city, chances are you don’t venture much into a forest. This is the case for most people in the world today.  

In Preparation for The Season Ahead, Cambodia Concludes its 8th Monsoon Forum

Cambodia has held its 8th Monsoon Forum, the second such forum for the year. Facilitated by Regional Integrated Multi-Hazard Early Warning System for Africa and Asia (RIMES) with support from the…  

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