Report analyzes the environmental, social, and governance (ESG) risks in
Myanmar’s three key sectors
ZURICH–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#ESG–RepRisk, the leading provider of dynamic business intelligence on ESG
risks, has released its Special Report on Myanmar, the last in a series
of reports on the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), an
economic and political organization of ten countries.
The report highlights the ESG challenges facing Myanmar and its three
most exposed sectors – Oil and Gas, Mining, and Utilities.
These sectors all play a crucial role in the country’s economy, yet have
been closely linked to issues related to human rights abuses and various
adverse impacts on local communities such as land grabbing and forced
The first report in the ASEAN series was published in December 2015 on Indonesia.
The second report on the Lower
Mekong Delta was published in February 2016 and covered Cambodia,
Laos, Thailand, and Vietnam. The third report on Malaysia
was published in May 2016, followed by the second to last report on the
To read the full report click here.
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