2012-2013 Enviromental Report Card

2012-2013 Enviromental Report Card 

The richness of Natural Resources and economic reforms along with democratic transition in Myanmar have interested more and more international companies to invest more in the country particularly in extractive industries since the new civilian government took office in 2011. Abrupt increase in profit-oriented businesses in Myanmar, that increasingly imposes threats to environmental sustainability, seems to highlight the needs of a mechanism to effectively monitor the impacts of extractive projects on environment and socioeconomic conditions of the communities. On the other hand, the existing regulatory.

Myanmar Environmental Outlook 2013-2014_English.pdf