Steps Toward Green: Policy Responses to Commodity Agriculture in East and Southeast Asia

SHORT SUMMARY

East and Southeast Asian countries have become some of the world’s foremost producers of commodity crops, but growth came at a high environmental cost. In this new book, EcoAgriculture Partners, The World Bank and Clarmondial recommend an Agricultural Green Growth framework for national and local governments to promote environmental stewardship in the production of key commodity goods.

Author: Sara Scherr, EcoAgriculture Partners; Kedar Mankad; Steven M. Jaffee, World Bank; Christine Negra, EcoAgriculture Partners

Publisher: World Bank Group and EcoAgriculture Partners

Language: en

Year: 2015