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.


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Myanmar Looks to Ecotourism for Sustainable Development

31st March 2018
News

Tourism in Myanmar is booming. In 2011, the country had less than 1 million visitors; in 2015 it had 4.6 million visitors, who spent $2.2 billion during their stay.

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Safeguarding Myanmar’s Environment

31st March 2018
News

The CEP has taken on a leading role in assisting Myanmar to develop an environmental impact assessment (EIA) system to safeguard the country from the adverse environmental effects of economic development.

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