ASEAN-China Cooperation on Peatland Conservation

Project Title:
ASEAN-China Cooperation on Peatland Conservation
Host Country:
China
Year:
October, 2018 (Completed)
Implementing Agency:
China-ASEAN Environmental Cooperation Centre (CAEC)
Beneficiary:
ASEAN Member States, China, ASEAN Secretariat, ASEAN Centre for Biodiversity, and stakeholders who are responsible for peatlands & wetlands conservation and wise use.
Budget: USD 76,790.25
Brief History of the Project:
   - To implement the ASEAN-China Environmental Protection Cooperation Strategy 2009-2015, by sharing experience and best practices on peatland conservation through a Seminar.
   - To identify possible future cooperation actions in the field of sustainable peatland management between China and ASEAN in the future.
Project’s achievements / Outcomes:
   - Shared experiences and best practices on peatland conservation at the ASEAN-China Seminar on Peatland Conservation.
   - Recommendations on possible future joint activities between ASEAN and China in the field of sustainable peatland management.

Photo Credit to China-ASEAN Environmental Cooperation Center (CAEC)