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Book Chapter
In The Economics of Waste Management in East Asia

This paper provides an overview of Thailand's national policy on municipal solid waste (MSW) management and recycling, which is aligned to the country's sufficiency economic policy and the 3Rs (reduce, reuse, recycle). It summarizes the current actual waste management and recycling scenario in the country, provides examples of local initiatives to...

Book Chapter
In Climate Change Adaptation and Disaster Risk Reduction: Asian Perspectives

Cambodia is one of the most vulnerable countries to climatic and non-climatic vagaries in the Southeast Asia. Annual river floods along the Tonle Sap and Mekong Rivers are more common during monsoon season and are the most important developmental concerns in the region. Cambodia has put in place the National Committee for Disaster Management that...

Book Chapter
In Sustainability in food and water: an Asian perspective
Author:
Eiji
Yamaji
Jureerat
Boonwan

Burning is the most simple and cheap method for small-scale farmers to manage plant residue. This practice does prvide immediate benefits to farmers, but the wider immediate and long-term negative impacts are much larger. The objective of this study is to elaborate an alternative model for environmental and economically sound plant residue...

Book Chapter
東南アジア大陸部の雨緑樹林と農の生態

東南アジア大陸部の雨緑樹林と農の生態

In 生業の生態史
Author:
Kono,Yasuyuki
Makoto
Kato
Book Chapter

Local perspectives in protected area management

In The State of Environment in Asia