The Environmental Investigation Agency's new report puts a spotlight on the mass deforestation and volumes of illegal timber going from Myanmar to China in the "single largest bilateral overland flows of illegal timber in the world".
Airah Cadiogan –
The Paris agreement has been hailed as a success by many, but it fell short of protecting rural women farmers, who are one of the most vulnerable social groups, says Oxfam Philippines campaigner Airah Cadiogan.
Zuzana Burivalova –
Demand for Rosewood for luxury furniture in China, is causing widespread deforestation in Myanmar. Political instability and corruption are holding back Myanmar from saving its endangered forests, says Zuzana Burivalova.
The Asean countries are at very different stages of economic growth. Members include a fully developed city state with nearly full national electricity coverage as well as several agrarian economies ...
YANGON, Myanmar, Jun. 11 /CSRwire/ - Myanmar is experiencing rapid economic growth, and responsible and inclusive businesses will be an essential part of the country's road to sustainable, equitable development. ...