Asia is a land full of natural and cultural wonders. But the region faces critical challenges, including poverty, water shortages and climate change. IUCN works with states and civil society in the region to build solutions together.
The Gulf of Mottama, covering the coastal parts of Yangon Region, Bago Region, and Mon State down to Chaungzon Township, is a globally unique wetland. It is one of the world's most dynamic--and muddy—estuaries and provides spawning grounds for many...
As a child, Firushan would often go to the beach to play. Back then, the beach used to be covered in leaves that were swept there from the streets.
Over the past two years, social and environmental issues related to Thailand’s overseas investments received extensive media attention in Thailand and across the region, in part thanks to local Thai NGO Chumchon Thai Foundation.