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MYANMAR ANNOUNCES ENVIRONMENT AND CLIMATE CHANGE POLICIES

06/10/2019

On June 5, Myanmar announced two new policies—the National Environmental Policy and the Myanmar Climate Change Policy—for addressing the country's environmental management and climate change strategies. The two policies, which explicitly recognize the rising threat of extreme weather and other impacts of climate change to the country's economic and social development, aim to transform Myanmar into a climate-resilient, low-carbon society. For the full story, see https://www.unenvironment.org/news-and-stories/press-release/myanmar-ann....