Data from the 2015 Demographic and Health Survey for Myanmar show that almost one-third of rural children under age five are stunted. These children are not growing or developing properly due to malnutrition.
With support from international partners, policies have been drafted, particularly those related to finance, taxes and land to encourage the private sector to invest in the Mekong Delta.
It is the third time the campaign has been organised and this year’s initiative has major action plans lined up to improve waste management in the capital.
“I am particularly worried about the future impact of the high number of new coal power plants still projected in some parts of the world, including several countries in East, South and South East Asia.”
The project will support deployment of advanced distributed energy solutions such as household rooftop solar technology, next-generation battery storage technology, and cleaner forms of transportation.
Coastal geographical statistics used in the paper was constructed by calibrating geographical statistics of the U.S., before applying them to other regions of the world. “This method thus yields low accuracy.”
Fishing nets to blame for most of the 21 dugongs so far found dead in Thai waters this year. The reflect about 10 percent of the estimated entire dugong population of the country.