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February 19, 2014 / By Yun Sun
China, Myanmar face Myitsone dam truths

By Yun Sun - Debate between China and Myanmar over the suspended US$3.6 billion Myitsone hydro-electric dam project recently reached a new pitch.

A war of words between their

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September 01, 2013
Developing Nepal’s Hydroelectric Resources: Policy Alternatives

Fed by the snows and glaciers of the Himalaya and the seasonal rains of the South Asian monsoon, Nepal’s rivers represent one of the world’s greatest untapped sources of

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June 27, 2013 / By David Michel
Egypt, Ethiopia Water Dispute Threatens Nations

By David Michel - The drums of war are beating again in the Middle East and the Horn of Africa. But this confrontation doesn't concern Syria, Somalia, Israel or the Palestinians. The

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March 22, 2013 / By Chhith Sam Ath, Danny Marks
The NGO Forum’s Campaign Against Xayaburi

Since the beginning of 2011, the Rivers Coalition in Cambodia (RCC), led by the NGO Forum on Cambodia, has worked ceaselessly to demand the cancellation of Xayaburi Dam.   RCC has taken

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March 12, 2013 / By Richard Cronin
Letter From The Mekong:  Examining Hydropower Dams

By Richard Cronin - NOTE: Stimson Senior Associate Rich Cronin and Research Associate Zach Dubel recently returned from a trip to Laos and Thailand to examine the status and future of

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