Just like thousands other families in central Vietnam 20 years ago, running is the best policy. But what about those who have to stay, whose livelihoods depend heavily on Mekong Delta paddy fields or neon streets in HCM City?
A new Luang Prabang Film Festival initiative has asked five Southeast Asian directors to focus on the vital river’s future.
Climate change played a role in this year’s widely varying water levels, but dam construction was the main culprit in sharp water level increases and decreases.
Tourism and restrictions on land use and marine resources have altered the livelihoods of sea gypsy communities in Thailand and impacted the environments where they’ve settled.
The Cambodian Youth Network yesterday said hundreds of hectares of forest land in the Prey Lang Wildlife Sanctuary have been illegally cleared in Stung Treng and Preah Vihear provinces.