July 25, 2014
PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea, July 25, 2014 – Papua New Guinea’s forestry stakeholders met today on national-level forest-related policy and legislation. They want to improve land and forest management and facilitate implementation of Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Degradation (REDD+). 
This meeting was coordinated by a United States Agency for International Development (USAID) project called Lowering Emissions in Asia’s Forests (LEAF) and the UN-REDD Program in collaboration with the Papua New Guinea Forest Authority (PNGFA), the Constitutional Law Reform Commission (CLRC), and the Papua New Guinea Office of Climate Change and Development (OCCD). 
December 15, 2013

USAID's Climate Change Impact and Adaptation Study for the Lower Mekong Basin describes the impacts on key livelihood sectors including agriculture, capture fisheries and aquaculture, livestock, natural systems, health, and rural infrastructure in the countries in the Lower Mekong Basin.

November 25, 2013

U.S. and Lao PDR officials and private sector representatives celebrate the closing of the U.S. Agency for International Development’s (USAID) Laos-U.S. International and ASEAN Integration Project

November 21, 2013

Call for proposals for the ASEAN Science and Technology Fellowship Program

November 4, 2013

The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) today announced a scaled-up program to engage volunteers across Southeast Asia to support development and enrich cultural exchange.

October 30, 2013

The Mobile Solutions for Development in Asia Award, supported by USAID, seeks to identify & recognize promising mobile solutions that have the potential to impact development outcomes in climate change, food security, health, governance, and biodiversity in Southeast Asia.

The top five applicants will be invited to present their solutions to an audience of development professional and technology companies in Bangkok on January 6th, 2014.

1st and 2nd place winners will receive cash awards and additional recognition. Applications are due November 28th.

Full details and application are available at:


Last updated: July 24, 2014

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