The workshop was part of a project to implement sustainable agricultural lands and forest resource management systems for different ecosystems.
The dramatic transformation of Sihanoukville should be a warning to other Asian countries.
But many of the survivors, most of whom have lost everything, will still be living in squalid conditions while the government struggles to keep its promises.
One issue the paper notes is that aquaculture’s explosive growth, particularly in Thailand and Vietnam, threatens its own future viability.
Rampant groundwater exploitation is a key cause says Vietnam’s Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment as saying.
The denial was made in the presence of a group of Thai reporters, invited by builders of the dam CK Power Company, a subsidiary of Ch Karn Chang.
An extensive drought in Southeast Asia that has lasted since the beginning of this year is creating difficulties for people dependent on the Mekong river and its tributaries.
China releases more water into downstream Mekong River