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[:en]Regional Cooperation[:ne]क्षेत्रिय सहयोग[:hi]क्षेत्रिय सहयोग[:bn]আঞ্চলিক সহযোগিতা[:ur]خطاتی تعاون [:]

Stories in this category focus on the examples of cooperation over water and environment between government, NGOs, business, researchers etc.

  • Bangladesh saves its favourite fish

    November 26, 2018

    Strict implementation of the seasonal bans on Hilsa fishing has brought the species back from near extinction, but the government is struggling to adequately help the poor fishermen these bans have effected

  • Review: An opening in the mountains

    November 09, 2018

    An anthology of writing from the eastern Himalayan region, edited by Namita Gokhale, provides a unique and powerful perspective on a region that is increasingly interconnected and open to the world

  • Why the Mekong matters

    November 01, 2018

    China’s growing influence – through its new multilateral institution – is reshaping the environmental and economic future of Southeast Asia

  • Drought in Afghanistan hits food supply

    October 17, 2018

    Satellite imagery makes it clear that snow and rainfall have been exceedingly sparse in parts of the world, including Afghanistan, and this is leading to drought and displacement

  • Beware the China model: Asia doesn’t have enough water

    October 02, 2018

    Asia does not have enough water to fuel its economy or provide food and power unless countries radically rethink their current export–led growth model, argues a new report from the Hong Kong based NGO China Water Risk. At the heart of this water crisis are Asia’s ten major rivers that originate in the Hindu Kush […]