Japan Helps Protect Mekong's Biodiversity

Japan is providing 174 million yen (USD2.1 million) for the conservation of biodiversity in the Mekong protected forest area across Cambodia and Thailand. The project aims to improve the management of wild species habitat; establish managing headquarters for biodiversity and build capacity of various stakeholders including border patrol police; and boost the livelihood of local residents.

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    Ma. Rizza Leonzon

    As a former staff writer, Rizza focused mainly on business coverage, including key donors such as the Asian Development Bank and AusAID.