Ecosystem services for local development

Challenges in managing the “forest commons” in the Mekong Region

Forest resources with common pool characteristics face new and complex challenges in sustainable management, was the message that emerged from the SEI-SUMERNET roundtable on “Forest Commons in a Rapidly Changing Mekong”.


SUMERNET partners engage policymakers and contribute to key messages at the 2nd Asia Pacific Water Summit 2013

SEI-Asia and SUMERNET convened two technical workshops in the 2nd Asia Pacific Water Summit (APWS) in Chiang Mai, 16-20 May 2013, that highlighted the theme of “Water Security and Water-related Disaster Challenges: Leadership and Commitment”.