NEWS


NEWS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS

Malaysia to host BAQ Conference for the first time in 2018
Posted : September 20, 2017

In a first for the country, Malaysia has been confirmed as the host of Clean Air Asia’s 10th Better Air Quality (BAQ) Conference in 2018. The signing of a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on September 14 with next year’s co-organizer, the Clean Air Forum Society of Malaysia (MyCAS), officially kicked off the preparations for Asia’s… . . Read More


Students take a walk on the wild side in Metro Manila
Posted : September 5, 2017

A lack of accessible sidewalks and infrastructure, obstructed walkways, poor drainage and high concentrations of particulate matter were among the findings of students from Malabon National High School in Metro Manila during a walkability and air sensing activity on August 19 to document the air quality and mobility challenges facing their community. Equipped with portable… . . Read More


Mr Trucker Campaign sees 7.4% fuel savings for Chinese drivers
Posted : August 23, 2017

Improving eco-driving skills helped Chinese truck drivers to achieve an average of 7.4 percent savings in fuel consumption, according to the latest report from Mr Trucker Campaign. The campaign, initiated by Clean Air Asia and co-organized by the China Green Freight Initiative, the China Road Transport Association, the R&D Center of China FAW Group Corporation,… . . Read More


Clean Air Asia joins the BreatheLife campaign
Posted :

Clean Air Asia is proud to partner with the global BreatheLife campaign in improving air quality in cities throughout the region. The BreatheLife Campaign, jointly undertaken by the World Health Organization, UN Environment and the Climate and Clean Air Coalition, is aimed at reducing air pollution and helping cities reap the climate benefits of healthier… . . Read More


Clean Air Asia launches Clean Air Knowledge Network in India
Posted :

Clean Air Asia’s recently launched Clean Air Knowledge Network (CAKN) serves as a knowledge hub for research and technical assistance for air quality stakeholders throughout India. The CAKN connects air quality experts and practitioners and promotes best practices from different regions, and in so doing supports policymakers and other stakeholders in air quality management. The… . . Read More