IUCN = International Union for Conservation of Nature
Their arrival heralds the start of spring and will be welcomed by millions of Japanese hosting lavish picnics washed down by sake under the trees while appreciating the fleeting beauty of the blossoms.
Climate Change in Asia Kana Deteka Aya Ihara Jun Mc Gee
PT in the effect of global warming on human health were summarized in the 4 th report of IPCC (Around the World).
Increase in malnutrition and consequent disorders
Increase in # of people suffering from death, disease and injury from heat-wave, floods, storms, fire and droughts, change of habitants of some infectious disease vectors, mixed effects on malaria; geographical range will contract in some areas, while it will expand and the transmission season may be changed, increase in cardio-respiratory morbidity, and mortality associated with ground-level ozone and increase in the number of dengue.
East Asia is working together on how to fix these problems before they become a major threat to the East Asia Region. South East Asia has also formed a S.E. Asia Region organization to work on these problems.
East Asia is working together to make new green-technologies .
Integrated Coastal Zone Management
Provides an effective coastal protection strategy to maximize the benefits to minimize the conflicts & harmful effects of activities on social, cultural, and environmental resources to promote sustainable management of coastal zones.
Improved technologies for tree plantation development and reforestation.
Comprehensive intersectoral programs that combine measure to control deforestation and forest degradation with measure to increase agricultural productivity & sustainability.
East Asia is also working with a Asian version of the CDC to control & to minimize and stop the spread of diesases.