Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar 29th January 2015
This formal gathering of ministers aimed to build a shared understanding among government and non-government environment leaders on key natural capital issues and solutions. During the meeting, the GMS Natural Capital Partnership considered and the closed door session provided a platform for Ministers to give directions and discuss approaches for addressing environment issues faced by the GMS. The 3-days of events concluded with the release of the Joint Ministerial Statement, which is expected to provide political support and direction for increasing investments in natural capital, driven by the WGE, and with continuing support from the Core Environment Program.
The meeting focused on:
- Key messages and recommendations, including a Call for Action, from the Day 1 side events and Natural Capital Dialogue.
- Statements by development partners.
- Report of the Senior Officials’ Meeting.
- Feedback from Ministers.
- Presentation and adoption of the Joint Ministerial Statement and the way forward.