A growing number of seizure of wild animals and birds over the last five years shows that poachers and smugglers are using Bangladesh as a route for wildlife trafficking.
The world's second richest country in inland water resources with as many as 6000 rivers, rivulets and tributaries, Nepal can meet not just its own electricity needs, but also serve energy hungry neighbors like Bangladesh and India.
The session 'Deploying Nature-based Solutions to Address Societal Challenges' included a wide range of examples from across Asia.
The session 'Valuing and Conserving Nature' focused on Asia's forests. Read a summary of the speakers' main points..