Despite its abundant potential, Vietnam’s renewable energy sector remains untapped due to modest foreign investment. Will IFC's and Armstrong’s presence in the country’s hydropower sector create a positive ripple effect?
and Ashwin Kumar –
CIFOR scientists Anne Larson and Ashwin Ravikumar unravel the complex web of legal arrangements in tropical forest countries to reveal some of the forces shaping land use change.
and Nguyen Chu Hoi –
Much attention has been paid to the geopolitical impact of China's activities in the South China Sea. But the environmental impact of this development also bordres on the catastropic, say researchers James Borton and Nguyen Chu Hoi.
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.
In Asia, the shrimp industry plays an important role in economic development by creating jobs and income generating opportunities. However, it has also been associated with severe environmental degradation.
Solidiance partnered with Vietnam Green Building Council to produce a newly released white paper on Vietnam’s Green Building industry. The white paper reveals that the green building sector in Vietnam ...