Date Published: 21 Sep 2011
Minister for the Environment and Water Resources, Dr Vivian Balakrishnan, will be attending the 12th Meeting of the Sub-Regional Ministerial Steering Committee on Transboundary Haze Pollution in Bangkok, Thailand on 23 September 2011.
Dr Balakrishnan will meet his counterparts from Brunei Darussalam, Indonesia, Malaysia, and Thailand to review and enhance measures to monitor, prevent and mitigate land and forest fires in the southern ASEAN region.
Dr Balakrishnan will be accompanied by senior officials from the Ministry of the Environment and Water Resources and the National Environment Agency.
MINISTRY OF THE ENVIRONMENT AND WATER RESOURCES
21 September 2011