Regional Workshop on the Conduct of Environmental Performance Assessment in the Greater Mekong Sub-region and ASEAN Region

October. 17, 2014

 

 

1. Brief background

IGES Regional Centre, with the support of Ministry of the Environment of Japan, is convening Regional Workshop on the Conduct of Environmental Performance Assessment in the Greater Mekong Sub-region and ASEAN Regional at Grande Centre Point Hotel, Bangkok Thailand on 17 October 2014. This workshop is a forum for participants from the ASEAN countries as well as those have involved with the national environmental performance assessment (EPA) reporting in the Greater Mekong sub-region to discuss the feasibility of developing an ASEAN-wide EPA for use by the ASEAN countries in measuring environmental sustainability. The conduct of EPA, if adopted by ASEAN countries and at the ASEAN level, can be used to support country efforts to self-assess their performance towards sustainable development targets, and to facilitate country comparisons with peer groups of countries in the ASEAN region.

2. Workshop documents

2.1 Presentations

2.2 Other Workshop Documents

3. List of previous environmental performance assessment reports of the GMS countries and other publications associated with the conduct of EPA in the GMS

3.1 EPA country reports

3.2 Sub-regional EPA report in the GMS

3.3 EPA Synthesis report

3.4 Making the Link: GMS EPA and Sustainable Development Strategies

4. Extra Workshop Materials