ASEAN for Climate Action at COP 16

Climate change

Southeast Asia and climate change The biggest and the most imminent challenge that Southeast Asia faces today is climate change. With agriculture-based economies and dependence on natural resources, and with the bulk of its populations and economic activities concentrated along…

UN Climate Negotiations in Bangkok

ASEAN

The ASEAN and climate change A-FAB is campaigning to influence the ASEAN to play a much bigger role in addressing climate change. In the past several years, the ASEAN has been redefining itself as a more meaningful regional and international…

A-FAB Submerged Hands & ASEAN Logos

What A-FAB asks from the ASEAN

A-FAB envisions an ASEAN that is more pro-active in participating within the Group of 77 and China and in engaging the UNFCCC. It would like ASEAN to pool together and leverage with its strengths and resources towards ensuring that the…

Blog: Weathering Extremes

by Zelda Soriano, Legal and Political Advisor, Greenpeace Southeast Asia As I write this, masses of people of different nationalities and cultures are marching in New York ahead of the UN Climate Summit on September 23. Now, New York might…

PRESS RELEASE: Stronger ASEAN action needed as region braces for more extreme weather

MANILA, 22 September 2014—Southeast Asia’s worst weather calamities in the last decade cost the region tens of thousands of lives and more than USD 4 billion annually[1], an NGO group revealed today. According to the coalition ASEAN For a Fair,…

Policy brief: “Weathering Extremes: The need for a stronger ASEAN response”

A-FAB latest policy brief takes stock of some of Southeast Asia’s most extreme weather catastrophes in recent years and how much it has cost the region in lives and economic opportunities. The trend of intense weather disasters is predicted to…

Blog: Weathering Extremes

by Zelda Soriano, Legal and Political Advisor, Greenpeace Southeast Asia As I write this, masses of people of different nationalities and cultures are marching in New York ahead of the UN Climate Summit on September 23. Now, New York might…

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PRESS RELEASE: Stronger ASEAN action needed as region braces for more extreme weather

MANILA, 22 September 2014—Southeast Asia’s worst weather calamities in the last decade cost the region tens of thousands of lives and more than USD 4 billion annually[1], an NGO group revealed today. According to the coalition ASEAN For a Fair,…

Learn More

Policy brief: “Weathering Extremes: The need for a stronger ASEAN response”

A-FAB latest policy brief takes stock of some of Southeast Asia’s most extreme weather catastrophes in recent years and how much it has cost the region in lives and economic opportunities. The trend of intense weather disasters is predicted to…

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