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Basic information on the geography and environment of Burma/Myanmar

Websites/Multiple Documents

Title: Google search results for Myanmar environment
Description/subject: About 126,000,000 results (June 2018)
Language: English
Source/publisher: www via Google
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 14 June 2018

Title: Myanmar: Basic Information on the environment
Description/subject: Major Mountain peaks...Selected international agreements and conventions related to climate and environment... Economy... Major agricultural products... Major Industries... Geography / Geopolitics... Climate
Language: English
Source/publisher: ICIMOD
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 10 June 2012

Title: The Geography of Burma
Description/subject: Contents: 1 Climate 2 Mountains 2.1 Main peaks 3 Rivers 4 Maritime claims 4.1 Islands 5 Land use and natural resources 6 Natural hazards 7 Environment 7.1 Environment - international agreements 8 See also 9 References 10 External links
Language: English
Source/publisher: Wikipedia
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 10 June 2012

Individual Documents

Title: Building Understanding of EIA and Responsible Business for Civil Society Groups in Southern and Eastern Shan State.
Date of publication: 15 October 2018
Description/subject: "MCRB, in partnership with Metta Development Foundation and Environmental Conservation and Farmer Development Organization (Shan), held a workshop on Environmental Impact Assessments (EIAs) in Taunggyi on 3-4 October for around 40 partiicpants from civil society organisations (CSOs) and community-based organisations (CBOs) from southern Shan State to follow up an earlier introductory workshop in June. Senior office-holders in the new Myanmar Environmental Assessment Association, which brings together EIA consultants and other experts, presented on EIA practice from the 3rd party/consultant perspective. Shwetaung/Apache Cement presented their experience from a company perspective and made available hard copies of their EIA/EMP and Biodiversity Action Plan for study..."
Language: English
Source/publisher: Myanmar Centre for Responsible Business (MCRB)
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 27 October 2018

Title: Biodiversity and Protected Areas - Myanmar
Date of publication: 1999
Description/subject: Major Category: Natural Resources Management Sub Category: biodiversity/protected areas conservation sector policies/programmes---BACKGROUND: Country profile; Biodiversity--- BIODIVERSITY POLICY--- BIODIVERSITY LEGISLATION: State law; International conventions--- CATEGORIES OF PROTECTED AREAS--- INSTITUTIONAL ARRANGEMENTS: State management; NGO and donor involvement; Private sector involvement--- INVENTORY OF PROTECTED AREAS--- CONSERVATION COVER BY PROTECTED AREAS--- AREAS OF MAJOR BIODIVERSITY SIGNIFICANCE--- TOURISM IN PROTECTED AREAS--- COMMUNITY PARTICIPATION--- GENDER--- CROSS BOUNDARY ISSUES: Internal boundaries; International borders; Cross border trade--- MAJOR PROBLEMS AND ISSUES
Author/creator: Clarke, J.E.
Language: English
Source/publisher: Regional Environmental Technical Assistance 5771 - Poverty Reduction & Environmental Management in Remote Greater Mekong ubregion (GMS) Watersheds Project (Phase I)
Format/size: html, 23 pages; pdf(102K)
Alternate URLs: http://www.burmalibrary.org/docs22/0002035-environment-biodiversity-and-protected-areas-myanmar.pdf
Date of entry/update: 18 August 2003