• Sun, 16 Dec 2018 15:39
    New species named after Asean biodiversity expert
    Theresae, a new edaphic-endemic species in Dinagat and Mindanao Islands, was named after Dr Theresa Mundita S Lim, the executive director of the Asean Centre for Biodiversity and former director of the Philippines’ Department of Environment and Natural Resources Biodiversity Management Bureau (DENR-BMB).
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 17 Nov 2018 01:00
    SPECIAL REPORT: Park road fight a watershed moment
    At first it seemed to be just a minor issue about a road project in one national park. But as the public last month learned that the plan was to overhaul the entire route through the heart of Kaeng Krachan National Park, the fierce debate and arguments exploded on social media and triggered organised public events.
    national
  • Sat, 10 Nov 2018 01:00
    SPECIAL REPORT: Kaeng Krachan's main priority: tourism or wildlife protection?
    As his car approached the Sam Yod checkpoint set up at KM 1 on Sam Yod-Bang Krang-Phanoen Thung road, the most popular tourist route in Kaeng Krachan National Park, park chief Mana Phermpool pulled over to ask his subordinates about the number of visitors on the first day of high season.
    national
  • Wed, 17 Oct 2018 01:00
    Road upgrade in Kaeng Krachan Park has nature lovers howling
    THE SUPPOSEDLY protected environment and biodiversity of Kaeng Krachan National Park in Phetchaburi are being endangered by a concrete road soon to be built through the park’s jungle, environmentalists say.
    national
  • Tue, 02 Oct 2018 03:00
    Locals see potash mining project as threat to traditional life
    A PROPOSED underground potash-mining project proposed by Chinese interests for Sakon Nakhon province lies beneath land enriched with invaluable natural resources and diverse freshwater biodiversity, research by the local community has found.
    national
  • Fri, 06 Jul 2018 01:00
    Making the most of Mother Nature
    Creating added value from biodiversity is the theme of this year’s Power Green camp
    lifestyle
  • Fri, 09 Mar 2018 19:48
    Food security report points to increasing malnourishment and obesity in Thailand
    MORE THAN 815 million people around the world still suffer from malnutrition and hunger – 6.5 million in Thailand – but on the other hand 25 per cent of the population in developed countries were obese, including 5 million in Thailand, pointing to glaring inequalities in access to food.
    national
  • Sat, 07 Oct 2017 01:00
    Experts mull eco-tourism-biodiversity balance
    HANOI - Rapid and haphazard development of tourism infrastructure in natural reserves and SUFs in the last few years has raised concerns that development was taking place at the expense of the environment.
    ASEAN+
  • Mon, 18 Sep 2017 13:29
    Experts meet over environmental concerns about Ayeyarwady development
    A group of Mekong experts are sharing their experiences in assessing the value of biodiversity and ecological services of the Mekong with researchers and policy makers in the basin of the Chindwin River, the largest tributary of Myanmar' longest river, the Ayeyarwady during the two-day workshop hosted by the Stockholm Environment Institute.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 14 Aug 2017 01:00
    Biodiversity Hero chosen to represent Thailand by Asean summit
    THAILAND’S first Asean Biodiversity Hero has a passion for both nature and running an eco-friendly business as he works to increase understandings of nature and raise the public’s environmental awareness.
    national
  • Mon, 05 Jun 2017 13:00
    Be a biodiversity hero
    World Environment Day is celebrated every June 5 to bring attention to environmental problems such as illegal wildlife trade, climate change, habitat degradation, biodiversity loss, and many other challenges.
    Art
  • Fri, 12 May 2017 12:28
    Finance is the key to conserving Thailand’s biodiversity
    On April 24, we were honorued to have Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn inaugurate UNDP BIOFIN Day in Thailand. The Princess conveyed a strong message to the whole country that it is time for all Thais, including the private sector, to contribute to conserving Thailand’s unique biodiversity.
    opinion
  • Thu, 11 May 2017 01:00
    Finance is the key to conserving Thailand’s biodiversity
    On April 24, we were honorued to have Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn inaugurate UNDP BIOFIN Day in Thailand. The Princess conveyed a strong message to the whole country that it is time for all Thais, including the private sector, to contribute to conserving Thailand’s unique biodiversity. 
    opinion
  • Wed, 26 Apr 2017 17:50
    Princess Sirindhorn champions biodiversity at finance challenge forum
    HRH Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn has urged the private sector to invest more in protecting and restoring biodiversity resources in the country.
    national
  • Tue, 07 Mar 2017 13:30
    All aflutter at The Mall
    To open young people’s minds to new and exciting experiences during the long school holidays, the Mall Group has joined with the Royal Forest Department, the Biodiversity-Based Economy Development Office (BEDO), and Thai Nam Thip in organising the second edition of "The Mall Pet Show 2”.
    lifestyle
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