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Lower Mekong countries

IUCN launches wetlands project

Environment

IUCN launches wetlands project

The International Union for Conservation of Nature launched a regional project to enhance the resilience of wetlands in Lower Mekong countries on the occasion of World Wetlands Day (February 2).

Lower Mekong Initiative group meets in Cambodia

World

Lower Mekong Initiative group meets in Cambodia

Action programmes to deploy the US’s 50 million USD support package pledged to Lower Mekong countries was discussed at the fifth meeting of the Lower Mekong Initiative (LMI) Regional Working Group in Cambodia on November 6-7.

US supports ASEAN’s COC building

World

US supports ASEAN’s COC building

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has said the US hopes to see the ASEAN member states formulating a Code of Conduct in the East Sea (COC), which can solve disputes on the East Sea effectively.

EAS remains forum for key regional issues

World

EAS remains forum for key regional issues

The East Asia Summit (EAS) continued to be a forum for regional leaders to exchange views on and talk issues of strategic importance relating to regional peace, security and development.