Investing in Natural Capital for a Sustainable Future in the Greater Mekong Subregion

Published By: Asian Development Bank Institute | Published Date: May, 01 , 2015

The Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) is poised to continue developing at a significant pace. The subregion is well placed to benefit from the emerging Association of Southeast Asian Nations Economic Community due to its strategic geographic positioning, extensive subregional connectivity, and strong sense of community established through 2 decades of subregional cooperation. The GMS Regional Investment Framework Implementation Plan (2014–2018), comprising a pipeline of prioritized investment projects worth over $30 billion and approved by GMS leaders at the 5th GMS Summit in Bangkok in December 2014, is indicative of the subregion’s development potential.

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