Can ASEAN Save the Mekong River?
Posted Date: Wednesday, May 10, 2017 | Source: thediplomat.com

As discussions continue, the future of one of the world’s greatest rivers is as bleak as ever.

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Re: Consultation on Management and Use of Water in the Mainstream Mekong River.
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Việt Nam conservationist honoured as biodiversity “Hotspot Hero”
Posted Date: Monday, September 5, 2016 | Source: vietnamnews.vn
Dr Đào Thị Việt Nga, co-founder and director of the Center for Water Resources Conservation and Development (WARECOD), a Vietnamese non-governmental organisation, was among 15 Biodiversity “Hotspot Heroes” to be honoured on September 4 at the IUCN World Conservation Congress.
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International Day of Action for Rivers 2016
Posted Date: Wednesday, March 9, 2016 | Source: www.warecod.org.vn
March 14, 2016 will mark the 19th Annual Day of Action for Rivers!
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Request for clarification regarding the First Regional Consultation on the Don Sahong Hydropower Project
Posted Date: Thursday, November 13, 2014 | Source: www.warecod.org.vn
Mr. Hans Guttman
CEO of the Mekong River Commission
Vientiane, Lao PDR
Via E: guttman@mrcmekong.org, F: +856 21 263 264
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Large Dams Just Aren’t Worth the Cost
Posted Date: Thursday, September 4, 2014 | Source: nytimes.com

THAYER SCUDDER, the world’s leading authority on the impact of dams on poor people, has changed his mind about dams.

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China Rivers on Brink of Collapse
Posted Date: Thursday, September 4, 2014 | Source: World Rivers Review

With half the planet’s large dams within its borders, China is the epicenter of global dam building. A new report warns that reckless dam construction has brought the country’s river ecosystems to the point of collapse.

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Climate Extremes Raise Concerns Over Amazon Dams
Posted Date: Thursday, September 4, 2014 | Source: World Rivers Review
Support WWF's efforts in saving Irrawaddy Dolphin from extinction
Posted Date: Wednesday, May 28, 2014 | Source: www.warecod.org.vn
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Xayabury dam can withstand big earthquakes, engineer says
Posted Date: Wednesday, May 14, 2014 | Source: www.vientianetimes.org.la

Xayaboury hydropower plant, which is currently under construction on a section of the Mekong River in northern Laos, is designed to withstand a strong earthquake, according to the project consultant.

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New Mekong dam will soon wipe out endangered Irawaddy dolphin, enviros say
Posted Date: Tuesday, December 10, 2013 | Source: www.globalpost.com

Poverty-stricken Laos needs the money and energy, but the Si Phan Don dam threatens ecosystems and the livelihoods of millions.

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Vietnam asks Laos to consult Mekong countries before building dam
Posted Date: Friday, December 6, 2013 | Source: http://www.thanhniennews.com

Vietnam has called on Laos to honor its pledge to consult with its neighbors before moving forward with the potentially risky Don Sahong hydropower project.

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Mekong residents voice their concerns
Posted Date: Monday, August 5, 2013 | Source: vietnamnews.vn
Residents living in the Mekong River basin are expressing concerns over water degradation in the Mekong river and its impact on farming, aquaculture and the livelihood of the millions of people who live in the region.
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Greater Mekong region is on the decline, says WWF
Posted Date: Friday, May 3, 2013 | Source: www.warecod.org.vn

02 MAY 2013 12:41 - AFP

 

"Demand for farmland may strip the Greater Mekong region of a third of its forest cover over the next two decades, warns a conservation group."

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