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Ecosystem Profile: Indochina

Abbreviations Used in the Text

ADB Asian Development Bank
AFCD Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department (Hong Kong, China)
ARCBC ASEAN Regional Centre for Biodiversity Conservation
ASEAN Association of South-East Asian Nations
BCST Bird Conservation Society of Thailand
BP British Petroleum
BRT Biodiversity Research and Training (Thailand)
CABS Center for Applied Biodiversity Science
CAS Chinese Academy of Sciences
CAT Cat Action Treasury
CDB Convention on Biological Diversity
CCICED China Council for International Cooperation on Environment and Development
CEPF Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund
CI Conservation International
CIDA Canadian International Development Agency
CITES Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora
DANCED Danish Cooperation on Environment and Development
Danida Danish International Development Assistance
DNCP Department of Nature Conservation and Protection (Cambodia)
DoF Department of Forestry (Lao P.D.R.)
EU European Union
FFI Fauna & Flora International
FPD Forest Protection Department (Vietnam)
FSDP Forest Sector Development Project
FUNDESO Sustainable Development Foundation
GCF Global Conservation Fund
GDP gross domestic product
GEF Global Environment Facility
IBA Important Bird Area
ICDP Integrated Conservation and Development Project
ICF International Crane Foundation
ITTO International Tropical Timber Organization
IUCN World Conservation Union
KFBG Kadoorie Farm & Botanic Garden
MAB Man and the Biosphere
MAFF Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (Cambodia)
MARD Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (Vietnam)
MoE Ministry of Environment (Cambodia)
MoFI Ministry of Fisheries (Vietnam)
MONRE Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (Vietnam)
MRC Mekong River Commission
MoFI Ministry of Fisheries (Vietnam)
NAREBI National Resources and Biodiversity Institute (Thailand)
NFWF National Fish and Wildlife Foundation
NGO nongovernmental organization
NTFP non-timber forest product
ODA Overseas Development Assistance
SEPA State Environmental Protection Administration (China)
SEPC State Environmental Protection Committee (China)
SIDA Swedish International Development Agency
STEA Science, Technology and Environment Agency (Lao P.D.R.)
UNDP United Nations Development Program
UNEP United Nations Environment Program
UNESCO United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
UNF United Nations Foundation
UNTAC United Nations Transitional Authority in Cambodia
USFWS U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
VCF Vietnam Conservation Fund
WCS Wildlife Conservation Society
WWF World Wide Fund for Nature; World Wildlife Fund

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