ASEAN: Ministers form working group on climate change

Updated On: Nov 02, 2009

By Cheryl Lim, Channel NewsAsia |  Posted: 29 October 2009 2225 hrs

SINGAPORE: ASEAN environment ministers have formed an ASEAN working group on Climate Change.

The group, to be chaired by Thailand, aims to promote closer regional cooperation and more effective regional response to the climate change situation.

The ASEAN environment ministers gathered on Thursday at the eleventh ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on the Environment, chaired by Singapore, to discuss measures to counter transboundary haze in the region.  

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Cheryl Lim, "ASEAN ministers to form working group on climate change," Channel NewsAsia, October 29, 2009,http://www.channelnewsasia.com/stories/southeastasia/view/1014582/1/.htm...

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