Mekong River Commission (MRC)

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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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August 09, 2012
Xayaburi Reaching A Critical Point

By Nhina Le | August 9, 2012

The World Bank has blacklisted the Pöyry Group, which has faced criticism on its research into the Xayaburi hydro dam project. According to the Bank's

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April 19, 2012 / By Richard Cronin
China and the Geopolitics of the Mekong River Basin

By Richard Cronin - Two decades after the Paris Peace Accord that ended the proxy war in Cambodia, the Mekong Basin has re-emerged as a region of global significance. The rapid

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April 04, 2012 / By Chheang Vannarith
A Cambodian Perspective on Mekong River Water Security

By Chheang Vannarith, Executive Director

Cambodian Institute for Cooperation and Peace (CICP)


Water scarcity is getting more serious in the region, as it is driven by population

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February 06, 2012 / By Richard Cronin
New Publication: Mekong Turning Point

By Richard Cronin - The political economy of the Mekong River Basin shifted in 2011 from policies that exploited this transboundary resource shared by China and five Southeast Asian

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