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  1. Title

    Petroleum systems of the Malay Basin Province, Malaysia

    Description
    This report describes the geology, petroleum occurrence, petroleum source rocks, hydrocarbon traps, reservoir rocks, seal rocks and potential undiscovered petroleum of the Malay Basin Province, Malaysia. The report (Open-File Report 99-50T), which includes maps and charts, was published in 2002 as part of the United States Geological Survey (USGS) World Energy Project.
    Author
    Michele G Bishop
    Publisher
    United States Geological Survey (USGS)
    http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/1999/ofr-99-0050/OF99-50T/
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    Policy and governance in aquaculture: lessons learned and way forward

    Description
    This report advocates the importance of effective governance to the sustainable development of modern aquaculture. It introduces the concept of aquaculture governance, reviews the importance and trends in aquaculture governance, describes the governance pyramid, examines some potential strategies for aquaculture development and their governance and examines some potential future governance challenges. This report was published by the FAO in 2014.
    Author
    Nathanael Hishamunda; Neil Ridler; Elisabetta Martone
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
    http://www.fao.org/docrep/019/i3156e/i3156e.pdf
  3. Title

    Political economy and urban poverty in the developing countries: lessons learned from Sudan and Malaysia

    Description
    This article discusses the issue of urban poverty in developing countries, using the examples of Sudan and Malaysia. It considers the pattern and causes of urban poverty, and the policies adopted by both countries to eradicate poverty. The article was published in the Journal of Geography and Geology Vol. 4, No. 1; March 2012.
    Author
    Yasin Abdalla Eltayeb Elhadary; Narimah Samat
    Publisher
    Canadian Center of Science and Education
    http://ccsenet.org/journal/index.php/jgg/article/view/12283
  4. Title

    Proceedings of the workshop on coastal area planning and management in Asian tsunami-affected countries

    Description
    This report studies the coastal area planning and management practices in Asian tsunami-affected countries of Bangladesh, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar and Thailand following the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami. It includes a regional perspective on pre- and post-tsunami coastal planning and land-use policies for each of these countries as well as examples of improved coastal zone planning and management and a range of perspectives on coastal zone planning and management. This report was published by the FAO in 2007.
    Author
    Jeremy S. Broadhead; Robin N. Leslie (editors)
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
    http://www.fao.org/docrep/010/ag124e/AG124E00.htm#Contents
  5. Title

    Re-inventing forestry agencies: experiences of institutional restructuring in Asia and the Pacific: part 1

    Description
    The role of forests and the nature of forest stake-holders in the Asia-Pacific region is changing. This publication brings together nine case studies where forestry institutions and agencies have undergone a process of re-invention in order to respond to these changing demands. Countries covered include Vietnam, Philippines, Malaysia, India and China. This document, RAP Publication 2008/05, was published by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in 2008. This section, part 1 of 3, contains the contents list, introductory papers and a paper on Vietnam. Other sections of this publication are also catalogued in the e-library.
    Author
    Patrick Durst (editor); Chris Brown (editor); Jeremy Broadhead (editor); Regan Suzuki (editor); Robin Leslie (editor); Akiko Inoguchi (editor)
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
    ftp://ftp.fao.org/docrep/fao/010/ai412e/ai412e00.pdf
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    Re-inventing forestry agencies: experiences of institutional restructuring in Asia and the Pacific: part 3

    Description
    The role of forests and the nature of forest stake-holders in the Asia-Pacific region is changing. This publication brings together nine case studies where forestry institutions and agencies have undergone a process of re-invention in order to respond to these changing demands. Countries covered include Vietnam, Philippines, Malaysia, India and China. This document, RAP Publication 2008/05, was published by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in 2008. This section, part 3 of 3, contains papers on New Zealand, Nepal, Malaysia, India and China. Other sections of this publication are also catalogued in the e-library.
    Author
    Patrick Durst (editor); Chris Brown (editor); Jeremy Broadhead (editor); Regan Suzuki (editor); Robin Leslie (editor); Akiko Inoguchi (editor)
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
    ftp://ftp.fao.org/docrep/fao/010/ai412e/ai412e02.pdf
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    Recent trends in material flows and resource productivity in Asia and the Pacific

    Description
    This report studies material use patterns and material efficiency in the Asia-Pacific region and in selected countries including China, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand and Viet Nam as well as the drivers of material use patterns and material efficiency.
    Publisher
    United Nations Environment Programme
    http://www.unep.org/publications/contents/pub_details_search.asp?ID=6309
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    Reefs at risk revisited in the Coral Triangle

    Description
    This report analyses the threats to coral reefs around the world, focusing particularly on the countries of the Coral Triangle - including Indonesia, Malaysia and the Philippines. It examines present pressures on coral reefs, including overfishing and destructive fishing, coastal development, and pollution from land and sea, as well as projected threats from climate-related ocean warming and acidification. It also studies the social and economic vulnerability of countries to reef loss and examines existing management efforts.
    Author
    Lauretta Burke; Kathleen Reytar; Mark Spalding; Allison Perry
    Publisher
    World Resources Institute (WRI)
    http://www.wri.org/publication/reefs-risk-revisited-coral-triangle
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    Regional overview of fisheries and aquaculture in Asia and the Pacific 2012

    Description
    This report presents a summary of regional information on fisheries and aquaculture in Asia and the Pacific, including trends in marine capture fisheries in the South China Sea and the Bay of Bengal and aquaculture across the South and Southeast Asia subregions. It also discusses species in the region, aquaculture and fishery production and international and regional agreements. This report was published by the FAO in 2013.
    Author
    Simon Funge-Smith; Matthew Briggs; Weimin Miao
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
    http://www.fao.org/docrep/017/i3185e/i3185e00.htm
  10. Title

    Regional strategic framework for rehabilitation of fisheries and aquaculture in tsunami affected countries in Asia

    Description
    This report explores the regional strategic framework developed to coordinate rehabilitation and development efforts of fisheries and aquaculture in tsunami-affected countries in the southern Bay of Bengal, particularly the coastal communities most severely affected, following the Sumatran earthquake and subsequent tsunami waves in 2004. It discusses the purpose of the framework, describes the framework, explores the strategic elements that support the framework and discusses the framework's implementation.This report was published by the FAO in 2005.
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization for the United Nations (FAO)
    http://www.fao.org/docrep/008/ae548e/ae548e00.htm
  11. Title

    Regulating private tutoring for public good: policy options for supplementary education in Asia

    Description
    This report recommends the regulation of private supplementary tutoring, based on examples of tutoring practices in Asia where private tutoring is prevalent. It provides a description of the tutoring sector, explains what, why and who should be regulated, what regulations there should be for different types of tutors and how the regulations could be implemented. This report was published by CERC in 2014.
    Author
    Mark Bray; Ora Kwo
    Publisher
    Comparative Education Research Center (CERC); United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
    http://www.unescobkk.org/education/news/article/regulating-private-tutoring-for-public-good/
  12. Title

    Review of mangrove and seagrass ecosystems and their linkage to fisheries and fisheries management

    Description
    This report reviews the scientific literature that has been published on the extent of mangrove and seagrass habitats and their relationship to fisheries production. The principal findings reveal that the linkages between fisheries and mangrove or seagrass vary by species and life stage and recommends the need for a more holistic approach to the management of coastal environments and the fisheries they contain. This report was published by the FAO in 2013.
    Author
    P. Saenger; D. Gartside; S. Funge-Smith
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
    http://www.fao.org/docrep/018/i3355e/i3355e00.htm
  13. Title

    Role of coastal forests in the mitigation of tsunami impacts, Part 1

    Description
    This report (in two parts) follows the aftermath of the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami and evaluates the effectiveness of planting or managing trees and forests as a method of shielding coastlines from the physical aspects of tsunamis. It examines whether the devastation caused by this tsunami could have been reduced, the effectiveness of coastal forests as a solution, how coastal forests work as a barrier, implications for coastal forest management and whether coastal forests could become a liability. This report was published by the FAO in 2007.
    Author
    Keith Forbes; Jeremy Broadhead
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
    http://www.fao.org/docrep/010/ai389e/ai389e00.htm
  14. Title

    Role of coastal forests in the mitigation of tsunami impacts, Part 2

    Description
    This report (in two parts) follows the aftermath of the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami and evaluates the effectiveness of planting or managing trees and forests as a method of shielding coastlines from the physical aspects of tsunamis. It examines whether the devastation caused by this tsunami could have been reduced, the effectiveness of coastal forests as a solution, how coastal forests work as a barrier, implications for coastal forest management and whether coastal forests could become a liability. This report was published by the FAO in 2007.
    Author
    Keith Forbes; Jeremy Broadhead
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
    http://www.fao.org/docrep/010/ai389e/ai389e00.htm
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    Selected basic ASEAN indicators: as of 30 April 2014

    Description
    This leaflet contains a statistical table for the ten country member states of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) including data for each country on land area, population, population density, gross domestic product (GDP), trade (exports and imports) and foreign direct investments. These statistics were published by ASEAN in 2014.
    Publisher
    Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)
    http://www.asean.org/images/resources/Statistics/2014/SelectedKeyIndicatorAsOfApril/table1_as%20of%20Apr14_upload.pdf
  16. Title

    Selected key ASEAN macroeconomic indicators: as of 30 April 2014

    Description
    This document contains a table of statistics for the ten country member states of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) including data for each country on growth rate of gross domestic product, inflation rate, exchange rate, unemployment rate, international merchandise trade and change in foreign direct investments. These statistics were published by ASEAN in 2014.
    Publisher
    Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)
    http://www.asean.org/images/resources/Statistics/2014/SelectedKeyIndicatorAsOfApril/table2_as%20of%20Apr14_upload.pdf
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    Strategies and options for increasing and sustaining fisheries and aquaculture production to benefit poorer households in Asia

    Description
    This report includes an overview of fisheries and aquaculture in Asia; a profile and economics of aquaculture and fisheries technologies; technical efficiency of aquaculture systems in Asia; policies, support services and institutional environment in fisheries; a profile of fish farmers, fishers and traders; analysis of fish demand, supply and trade; projections for fish supply and demand; potential impacts of various technology and policy options and priority technologies and national strategies. This report was published by The WorldFish Center in 2008. The appendices to this report are available in a separate document.
    Author
    Madan M. Dey; Roehlano M. Briones; Yolanda T. Garcia; Ayut Nissapa; U. Primo Rodriguez; Rezaul Karim Talukder; Athulah Senaratne; Ishak Hj. Omar; Sonny Koeshendrajana; Nguyen Tri Khlem; Tai Shzee Yew; Miao Weimin; D. S. Jayakody; Praduman Kumar; Ramachandra Bhatta; Muhammad Sirajul Haque; Muhammad A. Rab; Chen Oai Li; Luping Li; Ferdinand J. Paragus
    Publisher
    The WorldFish Center
    http://www.worldfishcenter.org/resource_centre/WF_1798-A4.pdf
  18. Title

    Strategies and options for increasing and sustaining fisheries and aquaculture production to benefit poorer households in Asia: Appendices

    Description
    This document includes the appendices for a report which includes an overview of fisheries and aquaculture in Asia; a profile and economics of aquaculture and fisheries technologies; technical efficiency of aquaculture systems in Asia; policies, support services and institutional environment in fisheries; a profile of fish farmers, fishers and traders; analysis of fish demand, supply and trade; projections for fish supply and demand; potential impacts of various technology and policy options and priority technologies and national strategies. This report was published by The WorldFish Center in 2008.
    Author
    Madan M. Dey; Roehlano M. Briones; Yolanda T. Garcia; Ayut Nissapa; U. Primo Rodriguez; Rezaul Karim Talukder; Athulah Senaratne; Ishak Hj. Omar; Sonny Koeshendrajana; Nguyen Tri Khlem; Tai Shzee Yew; Miao Weimin; D. S. Jayakody; Praduman Kumar; Ramachandra Bhatta; Muhammad Sirajul Haque; Muhammad A. Rab; Chen Oai Li; Luping Li; Ferdinand J. Paragus
    Publisher
    The WorldFish Center
    http://www.worldfishcenter.org/resource_centre/WF_1798-A4a.pdf
  19. Title

    Strengthening assessment of fisheries and aquaculture in the Asia-Pacific region for policy development

    Description
    This report presents the results of a workshop held in 2011 which reviewed how existing capture fisheries assessment can contribute to fisheries management and considered how to develop standards for environmental impact assessments to support ecosystem approaches to aquaculture management, particularly how to to tailor these assessments to regional characteristics. A summary of recommendations are included with a number of case studies of fishery and aquaculture assessments and country examples of fisheries assessments (including Bangladesh, Cambodia, India, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Thailand and Viet Nam). This report was published by the FAO in 2012.
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
    http://www.fao.org/docrep/016/i2783e/i2783e00.htm
  20. Title

    Surveying risk, building opportunity: financial impacts of energy, water and climate risks on real estate in Asia: India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam

    Description
    This report presents a framework to assess risks associated with energy security, water scarcity and climate change for the real estate sector in Southeast Asia. The analysis considers current and planned commercial office buildings in India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam, with a particular focus on the Indian market given the large size of its real estate market and data availability. It also discusses financial opportunities in the region's growing green building market.
    Author
    Shally Venugopal; Dana Krechowicz; Deepa Shinde; Charanjit Singh; Roshan Padamadan
    Publisher
    World Resources Institute (WRI)
    http://www.wri.org/publication/surveying-risk-building-opportunity
  21. Title

    Turning on mobile learning in Asia

    Description
    This report examines mobile learning initiatives in Asia and their policy implications, including the context for mobile learning in Asia, key characteristics and potential issues of mobile learning initiatives, public policies on mobile learning, level of mobile learning activities across educational sectors, role of key stakeholders and major factors influencing mobile learning. This report was published by UNESCO in 2012.
    Publisher
    United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
    http://unesdoc.unesco.org/images/0021/002162/216283E.pdf
  22. Title

    UNICEF: Malaysia: statistics

    Description
    This document is a collection of statistics for Malaysia including basic indicators, nutrition, health, HIV/AIDS, education, demographic indicators, economic indicators, women, child protection, rate of progress, adolescents, disparities by residence, disparities by household wealth and early childhood development.Please note that the data for all countries is in the process of being updated. For the most recent data (including 2013 data), download the State of The World's Children 2015 Country Statistical tables [Excel] and choose a country. Updated: July 2016.
    http://www.unicef.org/infobycountry/malaysia_statistics.html
  23. Title

    UNICEF: The state of the world's children: Statistical tables

    Description
    UNICEF's economic and social statistics on the countries and territories of the world, with particular reference to children’s well-being, are published annually in this organisation’s flagship publication: The state of the world’s children. The report contains the latest updates to the comprehensive statistics provided by UNICEF on child well-being. (Please note that as of June 2017, the data for all countries is in the process of being updated.)
    Publisher
    Unicef
    http://www.data.unicef.org/resources/the-state-of-the-world-s-children-report-2015-statistical-tables.html
  24. Title

    Weeding risk: financial impacts of climate change and water scarcity on Asia's food and beverage sector: India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam

    Description
    This report identifies the potential financial impacts arising from climate change and water scarcity on publicly listed companies in the food and beverage sector in South and Southeast Asia. It focuses on domestic companies that process and package foods and non-alcoholic beverages in India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam. It examines the impacts on agricultural inputs, operating efficiency and reputation for aquaculture, beverages, confectionary, dairy/poultry, edible oils, starches and sugar.
    Author
    Dana Krechowicz; Shally Venugopal; Amanda Sauer; Sandeep Somani; Shipra Pandey
    Publisher
    World Resources Institute (WRI)
    http://www.wri.org/publication/weeding-risk
  25. Title

    What does it take? The role of incentives in forest plantation development in Asia and the Pacific, Part 1

    Description
    This report (in three parts) assesses the impact of incentives on forest plantation development as a highly productive and sustainable source of wood and non-timer forest products through a collection of country case studies including China, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines and Thailand.
    Author
    Thomas Enters; Patrick B. Durst
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
    http://www.fao.org/docrep/007/ae535e/ae535e00.htm

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