As the world’s single largest contributor of plastic waste into the marine environment, Mekong countries must provide leadership to restore health in our oceans.
Companies acquired concessions amounting to the size of a small European country, while rural Mekong residents saw their landholdings shrink or disappear over the past two decades.
Sign joint Ministerial Call for Action at the World Health Assembly in Geneva to strengthen tracking and reporting
China to coordinate remote sensing along the Mekong River with countries from Asia and Oceania
One major recommendation: Topreserve the mainstems of the country’s key rivers – including the Ayeyarwady, Thanlwin and Chindwin among others
Organized crime groups in Asia’s Mekong region have intensified the production and trafficking of highly-addictive methamphetamine.
Government-commissioned report says proposed site at Sambor reach is the ‘worst possible place’ for hydropower due to impact on wildlife
Thailand hosts leaders of environmental journalist networks to discuss needs and challenges faced in producing environmental content.
Dozens of projects threaten agriculture and fishing in Southeast Asia
The vast Tonle Sap Lake is Southeast Asia’s largest. Now, the country is trying to stop the loss of its lifeblood: the fish that thrive in these waters.