HIA for Economic Zones in the Greater Mekong Subregion

Event: 39th IAIA Annual Conference Session - Without Health, There is Nothing: Health Impact Achievements in Asia

HIA for Economic Zones in the Greater Mekong Subregion

01 May 2019
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There are over 500 special economic zones (SEZs) across the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS). This HIA framework was developed to identify, mitigate, and manage health risks and impacts in economic zones of the Greater Mekong Subregion and address transboundary issues associated with human migration. It proposes HIA as an effective SEZ management support tool to achieve optimum benefits for businesses and associated communities alike.

Geographical Focus: 
China, People's Republic of
Type of Content: 
Learning Event


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