Regional Conference on "Next Generation Compliance in Asia”

Date: 
21 Sep 2015 - 23 Sep 2015

1. Workshop Summary

The Asian Environmental Compliance and Enforcement Network (AECEN), in collaboration with The United States Environmental Protection Agency (US EPA) and the Environmental Protection Agency of Taiwan (EPAT) organised a regional conference to discuss advances in environmental compliance in Asia on 21 – 23 September 2015 in Bangkok, Thailand. Over 50 senior officials from the environmental agencies of AECEN Country Members - Cambodia, India, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Maldives, Mongolia, Myanmar, Pakistan, the Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Thailand and Vietnam along with along with other environmental experts and representatives from the development partners participated in the meeting. This is the third in a global series of workshops designed to share best practices and exchange lessons learned on enforcement and compliance, including legal frameworks, monitoring techniques, and public participation.

The following topics were addressed through presentations, panels and discussions:

  • National Enforcement Systems in Asian Countries
  • How Next Generation Approaches can Improve Compliance
  • Improving the Effectiveness of our Compliance Programs
  • Role of the Public and the Regulated Community
  • Advanced Monitoring Technologies for Detection of Violations
  • Data collection, management, and use
2.Presentations

International Conferences on Next Generation Compliance

 

Keynote Speech

 

Panel 1: National Compliance and Enforcement System

 

Panel 2: Engaging the Public and the Regulated Community

 

Panel 3: Improving the Effectiveness of Our Compliance Programs

 

Panel 4: Advanced Monitoring Technologies for Detection of Violations

 

Keynote Discussion

 

Panel 5: Best Practices for Compliance and Enforcement

 

Map Ta Phut Site Visit

3. Other Workshop Documents
4. Media Coverage
5. Photo Gallery


6. For More Information

Chochoe Devaporihartakula
Programme Manager
Asian Environmental Compliance and Enforcement Network (AECEN)

E-mail: chochoe@iges.or.jp and chochoe@aecen.org

AttachmentSize
outcomes_from_group_breakout_discussion_next_generation_compliance_in_asia_2015.pdf369.77 KB
Tags: