Myanmar has some of the lowest electricity rates in the world. However, connecting and supplying power to the millions of people who will drive Myanmar’s development is a huge endeavor.
Companies acquired concessions amounting to the size of a small European country, while rural Mekong residents saw their landholdings shrink or disappear over the past two decades.
Myanmar can solve its plastic pollution problem. It starts with reducing personal use of single use plastic and switching to alternatives
Sign joint Ministerial Call for Action at the World Health Assembly in Geneva to strengthen tracking and reporting
New report explores how the development establishment’s embrace of Myanmar and how to break loose
China to coordinate remote sensing along the Mekong River with countries from Asia and Oceania
One major recommendation: Topreserve the mainstems of the country’s key rivers – including the Ayeyarwady, Thanlwin and Chindwin among others
Organized crime groups in Asia’s Mekong region have intensified the production and trafficking of highly-addictive methamphetamine.
The study does not measure the content of big minerals, such as lead and arsenic, on the waterways.
Thailand hosts leaders of environmental journalist networks to discuss needs and challenges faced in producing environmental content.