Asia's dirty air

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Asian cities are increasingly falling victim to unhealthy air quality levels and this does not bode well for long-term sustainability.

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Air pollution deaths increase by 150,000 in rapidly growing South and Southeast Asian cities.

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Reassessing agricultural practices, irrigation, handling of crop residue and prevention of open fires could be a win-win for air quality and quality of life.

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While the air quality index is a useful tool, it has its limitations. There’s still a greater need for robust monitoring to ensure cleaner air.

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Despite some progress in improving air quality, Malaysia needs policies to combat new challenges including climbing transport emissions.

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Governments, civil society and the international community need to work fast to combat the threat of smoke haze in Southeast Asia.

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