It will mainly focus on designing and improving village roads; providing family clean water; providing health care support; developing agricultural sector including husbandry and other training activities.
The Agro-Biodiversity Initiative is continuing to encourage rural people in three northern provinces to expand their fish preservation efforts at designated conservation reservoirs.
Water in the Mekong river in this northeastern border province has turned from yellowish-brown to greenish-blue — a strange phenomenon that makes the river look beautiful but could be a sign of ecological danger.
Slider imaging shows dramatic changes taking place on a section of the Mekong mainstream between 2017 and the present.
Myanmar pins hopes on Chinese investors building a brand new city to entice foreign investment and jobs, but must respond to concerns about transparency and sea-level rise.
The low level of useable water in the Thailand’s four major dams have raised concerns over the likelihood of serious, widespread droughts during the dry season next year.
The manifold consequences of combined threats to the delta, which include bank erosion, recessing coastlines, increasing salinity intrusion, and a loss of mangrove forests, will likely only accelerate if current sand mining practices are maintained.
So far Thailand country has refused to acknowledge its responsibility for causing massive ecological damage to the ecosystem and deal with serious consequences suffered by people downstream.