The authors say the results should serve as a cautionary tale as new hydroelectric projects are aggressively pursued in Asia.
Many of them have reported losing crops to irregular weather patterns and unexpected disasters such as drought and flooding. Some even fall into debt due to their income losses.
In its effort to expand industrial areas, the Prayut regime has unabashedly suspended its emissions commitment.
In order to boost sustainable economic growth Vietnam is mulling over creating a new strategy for the 4th Industrial Revolution.
The Thai Cabinet approved a new draft bill in July to encourage businesses to conduct more activities for the benefit of society, which will help develop communities and ease environmental problems.
Many areas of land were illegally converted to civil uses such as housing or service facilities, or even sold for high profit.
“It is now clear that the Thai authorities are not really serious about pursuing Paris Agreement goals, because the PDP contains many serious flaws .”