Laos notified the Mekong River Commission (MRC) last week of its intention to build a 770 megawatt dam at Pak Lay in Xayaburi province.
Society & Community
These Mekong regional summits take place this weekend in Bangkok, and should be integrated into one body.
95 percent of its coral reefs are gone. Absent more restrictions, recovery won’t happen. (Closed Islands in Southeast Asia under threat from tourism – Part 2)
President Duterte called the island a “cesspool”. (Closed Islands in Southeast Asia under threat from tourism – Part 1)
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.
Myanmar can solve its plastic pollution problem. It starts with reducing personal use of single use plastic and switching to alternatives
Sign joint Ministerial Call for Action at the World Health Assembly in Geneva to strengthen tracking and reporting
Organized crime groups in Asia’s Mekong region have intensified the production and trafficking of highly-addictive methamphetamine.
The National Mine Action Conference begins on Wednesday to develop new means to enhance the mobilisation of resources and personnel.
Thailand hosts leaders of environmental journalist networks to discuss needs and challenges faced in producing environmental content.
Chronicling ongoing rights abuses by Myanmars most powerful actors against minority groups.
The men were construction workers employed by a Chinese company accepting without authorization.