Take Vietnam, Climate Central estimates that the lower third of the country will be submerged by 2050, displacing 20 million people.
Authorities in Laos are allowing timber companies to fell trees in an area that was flooded after a dam collapse described as Laos’ worst flooding in decades, much to the ire of residents of the formerly flooded forests.
The government’s appalling responses to the numerous dam collapses over recent years while giving the all clear to other dams illustrates it has learned nothing. https://thediplomat.com/2020/01/no-new-thinking-in-laos/
Bangkok’s last moderate air quality day, when the index was between 51 and 100, was Jan 4, and there has been no “good” air reading in the past 30 days, according to AirVisual data.
To hold a bilateral ministerial-level meeting on accelerating cooperation activities in preserving the bio-diversity and managing preservation areas along the bilateral border.
From mid-March this year, the flow of water to Kratie’s (a location in Cambodia) upper basin will increase due to the discharge of reservoirs in line with recent years.
Says the 1.2 gigawatt Vung Ang 2 plant project led by Mitsubishi Corp. does not reflect what Japanese people want to see their government funding.
Modelling reveals how the impacts of human development have altered the shape of river deltas like the Mekong around the world