Myanmar’s Ecotourism Policy and Management Strategy (2015-2025)
This policy and management strategy was launched by the Government of Myanmar in May 2015 provides guidance on how the country can development ecotourism in protected areas to maximize social and economic benefits and minimize environmental damage. The GMS Core Environment Program was one of the supporting partners.
Date: 21st May 2015
Updated: 27th January 2016
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27th January 2016
Myanmar’s recently launched Ecotourism Policy and Management Strategy (2015-2025) is now available online, as is a supplementary report on the status of conservation and tourism issues in 22 of the country’s protected areas designated for eco-tourism.
Both the strategy and assessment were developed with support of the GMS Core Environment Program.
27th May 2014
ADB’s Sanath Ranawana (and CEP project officer) was a panelist at the Forests Asia Summit on May 6 2014 in Jakarta, Indonesia. During the ‘Investing in Landscapes for Green Returns’ panel, he discussed the role of public financing to support environmentally friendly private sector investments in Asia’s landscapes (3:35–13:25).