A decade of large scale mining has left the region and its people utterly scarred due to environmental degradation and mining disasters.
Dugongs are listed as “vulnerable” by the International Union of Conservation for Nature, signaling that they are at high risk of extinction in the wild.
Lao health ministry says climate change has brought abnormal rainfall ahead of the rainy season, creating breeding grounds for the mosquitos that carry the disease.
Roi Et and Nakhon Ratchasima hope to join the second phase of a national program to make Thailand cities liveable, efficient and sustainably developed.
Says Myannar’s General Manager of Marketing at the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Conservation.
Plans include a hydroelectric dam in Pursat province that will displace 350 families, as well as solar farms in Pursat and Kampong Chhnang province.