Cambodia is going to host the ASEAN Environment Ministerial Meeting next week
RNK Phnom Penh, October 02, 2019.
Cambodia is going to host the ASEAN Environment Ministerial Meeting from October 7th to 9th, 2019 in Siem Reap Province, to enhance cooperation in efforts to prevent climate change and to promote urban environmental sustainability and conservation of natural resources.
The ASEAN Environment Ministers and delegations from 10 ASEAN countries together with Environment Ministers from China, Japan, Korea, Russia, US, India, Australia and New Zealand will attend the event.
The meeting is held every two years for the purpose of discussing regional issues such as climate change, urban environmental sustainability, environmental and biodiversity conservation, environmental education, water resources management, coastal and marine environment, Chemical and waste work, transnational smoke and other environmental management related issues.
The 14th ASEAN Environment Ministerial Meeting and related meetings were held in Brunei Darussalam in September 2017.
By Mr Chann Pheara