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Featured Speakers Alice Ba, Professor of the Department of Political Science and International Relations, University of Delaware Kavi Chongkittavorn, Senior Fellow at the Institute of Security and International Studies, Chulalongkorn University Amitav …

ASEAN and the Return of Geopolitics to the Indo-Pacific Read More »

Published September 15, 2021 / Held September 22, 2021


Project Note, Report
An overview and recommendations drawn from the first Mekong-U.S. Partnership Track 1.5 Policy Dialogue series
By Courtney Weatherby  ·  Brian Eyler  ·  Jake Brunner  ·  Raphael Glemet
Published September 15, 2021


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Opening Remarks Senior Bureau Official Kin W. Moy, Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs. U.S. Department of State Immediately prior to this appointment, Mr. Moy was the Acting Assistant Secretary of State in the Bureau of Intelligenc …

Launch of the Mekong–U.S. Partnership Track 1.5 Policy Dialogue Summary Report Read More »

Published September 9, 2021 / Held September 15, 2021


Press Release
The Stimson Center Southeast Asia program’s Mekong Dam Monitor has won first prize at the 2021 Safe Steps D-Tech Awards in the non-profit category. The award recognizes technology that can protect and save lives during natural disasters. The Monitor us …

Stimson’s Mekong Dam Monitor Wins Disaster Tech Award Read More »

Featuring Brian Eyler
Published July 2, 2021


Resource
weekly advisories and real-time alerts generated by the Mekong Dam Monitor Project team
Published June 8, 2021


Project Note
Open data and strong partnerships help improve an important tool for Mekong communities.
Published June 8, 2021


Policy Memo
The Biden Administration should ramp up U.S. support for resolving the legacies of unexploded ordnance and Agent Orange to build forward-looking partnerships with Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia.
By Charles Bailey  ·  Brian Eyler  ·  Susan Hammond  ·  Sera Koulabdara  ·  Paul Morrow  ·  Richard Schmidt  ·  Courtney Weatherby
Published May 12, 2021


Commentary
As 2022 ASEAN Chair, Cambodia has an opportunity to promote meaningful dialogue on key issues for ASEAN and the Indo-Pacific
By Amb. W. Patrick Murphy Ambassador of the United States to Cambodia
Published May 12, 2021


Resource
Walkthrough and video tutorial on how to use the Mekong Deforestation App
By Regan Kwan Researcher
Published May 11, 2021


Data Tool
Track forest loss and impact of infrastructure development on forests across the Mekong region
By Regan Kwan Researcher
Published May 11, 2021


Event Panel
Keynote Speakers Senator Tammy Baldwin, elected to the U.S. Senate on November 6, 2012, Senator Baldwin won a hard fought race and making history as Wisconsin’s first woman to serve in the U.S. Senate and the first openly gay member elected to the Sena …

Agent Orange and UXO in Laos Read More »

Published May 11, 2021 / Held May 27, 2021


Interactive
As a major power investor in Laos and rising electricity trading hub, Thailand holds significant influence over regional power development
By Courtney Weatherby  ·  Allison Carr Data support  ·  Regan Kwan Data support
Published May 6, 2021


Interactive
The Kunming-Vientiane Railway is slated to begin operating in 2021, five years after construction on the project officially commenced.
Published May 6, 2021


Interactive
Hydropower in the 3S Basin could help meet skyrocketing electricity demand, but dams threaten fisheries and agriculture in the Mekong Basin
By Courtney Weatherby  ·  Allison Carr Data support  ·  Regan Kwan Data support
Published May 6, 2021


Interactive
An excess of hydropower development in the Mekong Basin and a sub-optimal application of ESG safeguards are driving the river to ruin.
By Brian Eyler  ·  Allison Carr Data & Research  ·  Brendan Stewart Data & Resarch  ·  Regan Kwan Data & Research
Published May 6, 2021


Report
A 2020 review of the data and activities for the Mekong Infrastructure Tracker
By Courtney Weatherby Lead author  ·  Regan Kwan Co-author  ·  Brian Eyler Co-author  ·  Allison Carr Data support and visualizations
Published April 22, 2021


Press Release
Washington, D.C. – On March 26th, the Stimson Center and the International Union of Nature (IUCN) successfully concluded the first Mekong-US Partnership Track 1.5 Policy Dialogues. More than 200 attendees from 10 countries, including the five Mekong co …

Stimson Center and IUCN Conclude Productive Mekong-U.S. Partnership Track 1.5 Policy Dialogues Read More »

Published April 7, 2021


Press Release
Keynote by Ambassador Atul Keshap, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State
Featuring Brian Eyler
Published March 15, 2021


Commentary
Contributions of more than four million Filipino-Americans to the progress and security of the United States should be reflected in the policy sphere
Published March 11, 2021


Screenshot of the tool
Data Tool
Generate customized maps showing suitable areas for infrastructure development in the Mekong region
From Regan Kwan Researcher
Published March 10, 2021


Resource
Walkthrough and video tutorial on how to use the Suitability Mapper
By Regan Kwan Researcher
Published March 10, 2021


Event
Opening Plenary Highlights Keynote Speaker Ambassador Atul Keshap, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State, Bureau of East Asia and Pacific Affairs High Level Plenary Panel with Q&A Ambassador Tina Redshaw, United Kingdom Ambassador to Cambod …

Mekong-U.S. Partnership Track 1.5 Policy Dialogue Opening Plenary Read More »

Published March 9, 2021 / Held March 18, 2021


Op-Ed
This article was originally published in the Bangkok Post
Published February 16, 2021


Event Panel
Featured Speakers Amb. Robert O. Blake, Senior Director at McLarty Associates and Former U.S. Ambassador to IndonesiaProfessor Yanzhong Huang, Director of the Center for Global Health Studies, Seton Hall UniversityProfessor Mely Caballero-Anthony, Head …

Vaccine Diplomacy in Southeast Asia Read More »

Published February 10, 2021 / Held February 17, 2021


Resource
An overview of policies and trends on energy, transportation, water, and industrial infrastructure in Thailand
Published January 29, 2021


Resource
An overview of policies and trends on energy, transportation, water, and industrial infrastructure in Cambodia
Published January 29, 2021


Resource
An overview of policies and trends on energy, transportation, water, and industrial infrastructure in Myanmar
Published January 29, 2021


Resource
An overview of policies and trends on energy, transportation, water, and industrial infrastructure in the Lao People’s Democratic Republic.
Published January 29, 2021


Resource
An overview of policy and trends on energy, transportation, water, and industrial infrastructure in Vietnam
Published January 29, 2021


Event
Featured Speakers Representative Jackie Speier, U.S. House of Representatives, representing District 14 in California (Closing Remarks) Jackie Speier is a fearless fighter for women’s equality, LGBTQ rights and the disenfranchised who has dedicated her …

U.S. Congress and the Legacies of the Vietnam War Era Read More »

Published January 4, 2021 / Held January 14, 2021


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