Green growth in Myanmar: an emerging democracy’s vision for future development

BOGOR, Indonesia (9 January, 2012)_Change is coming to Myanmar -- the Southeast Asian country formerly known as Burma -- at a rapid pace. With a burgeoning influx of outside interests looking to tap into Myanmar’s newly accessible resource wealth, the government faces some challenging choices: how to achieve its stated objective of green growth, while balancing the needs of foreign investors, preserving the environment and maintaining rural development.This article was originally posted on Forests News. Click here to read the full article.