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  1. Glacial Lakes and Glacier Lake Outburst Floods Monitoring and Early Warning Systems in the Hindu Kush-Himalayan Region

    Nepal is a mountainous country, where mountains and hills occupy most of the area. The country is vulnerable to various hazards due to fragile geological conditions, great elevation differences and steeply sloping terrain. Apart from landslides and river ...

    admin - 08/11/2014 - 15:16

  2. Kathmandu Valley Environment Outlook(KVEO)

    This report presents state and trends of environmental problems in the valley, citing growing urbanization, population growth, poorly planned land development and insufficient coordination among government agencies as major causes of environmental deterio ...

    purna - 08/15/2014 - 15:32

  3. State of Environment, Bangladesh

    The five key environmental issues identified for Bangladesh are land degradation, water pollution and scarcity, air pollution, biodiversity, and natural disaster. The rapid population growth and poverty leads to the encroachment of the forest areas for ag ...

    aman - 08/15/2014 - 15:02

  4. State of the Environment, Bhutan

    This National State of the Environment (SoE) Report of Bhutan is the one of seven nationalreports from the above process, focusing on two Asia-Pacific subregions, namely South Asia(Bangladesh, Bhutan, Maldives, Nepal and Sri Lanka) and the Greater Mekong ...

    aman - 08/15/2014 - 15:01

  5. State of the Environment, Mongolia

    The five key environmental issues identified for Mongolia are: (1) land degradation, (2) desertification, (3) deforestation,(4) loss of biodiversity, and (5) urban air pollution. Mining industry, livestock overgrazing, and various naturalcauses have led t ...

    aman - 08/15/2014 - 15:02

  6. State of the Environment, Lao PDR

    This Sate of Environment Report gives an overview on the general and most prominent environmental features of the Lao PDR. It points out environment problems requiring attention and possible methods to solve them. The report will be used as a basic tool f ...

    aman - 08/15/2014 - 15:01

  7. State of the Environment, South Asia

    This sub-regional State of the Environment (SoE) Report is the first of such assessment resulted from the aboveprocess focusing on South Asian region (Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Iran, Maldives, Nepal and Sri Lanka). Thereport was prepared through a consul ...

    aman - 08/15/2014 - 15:05

  8. State of the Environment: Youth Version, Children of The MonsoonSouth Asia:

    Children of the Monsoon, a youth version of South Asia SoE report, explains about the current environmental problems focusing on South Asian region and provide suggestions to develop action plan to protect our planet. Apart from other environmental proble ...

    aman - 08/15/2014 - 15:09

  9. Pacific Environment and Climate Change Outlook

    The Pacific Environment and Climate Change Outlook 2012 assessment report has been developmed in partnership with the Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Progrrme (SPREP) and other regional institutions.  It uses an integrated environmental as ...

    aman - 08/15/2014 - 15:07

  10. UNEP Year Book 2014

    The issues in the 2014 Year Book have clear connections. A warmer and wetter climate will cause shifts in the spread of infectious diseases, whilst rapid melting of Arctic glaciers will have far-reaching global implications for sea-level rise and the pote ...

    aman - 08/15/2014 - 15:07