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The Don Sahong Dam

The Don Sahong Dam – the second in a cascade of eleven hydropower dams planned on the lower Mekong mainstream – would irreversibly alter fish migrations throughout the lower Mekong River Basin, with
potentially devastating consequences for the river’s rich ecosystems and the livelihoods and food security of hundreds of thousands...

Published by: International River - Author: International River,
Published on: Nov 2015 - Uploaded on: Jun 2016
File size: 4.6 MB - Language: English
Keyword(s): Food security , Lower Mekong River Basin , Don Sahong Dam
Category: Biota

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Pages from RSAT Flyer update 2016  

Basin-wide Hydropower Sustainability Assessment Tool

The RSAT was developed to assess hydropower in a basin wide context based on IWRM principles.RSAT has been under development since 2010.

Published by: GIZ - Author: GIZ,
Uploaded on: Jun 2016
File size: 360 KB - Language: English
Keyword(s): hydropower , environmental management , reservoir management
Category: Environment

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Annex to the Regional Investment Framework Implementation Plan: Second Progress Report

Since the First Progress Report as of June 2015, six additional investment projects reported feasibility studies commenced, eight additional projects identified financing sources, and twelve additional projects report implementation commenced.Overall, 61% of investment projects have identified financing and 37% of investment projects have commenced implementation.

Published by: Asian Development Bank - Author: Asian Development Bank,
Published on: May 2016 - Uploaded on: May 2016
File size: 1.6 MB - Language: English
Keyword(s): Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) , Regional cooperation and integration , regional investment framework (RIF)
Category: Economy

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Regional Investment Framework Implementation Plan: Second Progress Report

Since the First Progress Report as of June 2015, six additional investment projects reported feasibility studies commenced, eight additional projects identified financing sources, and twelve additional projects report implementation commenced.Overall, 61% of investment projects have identified financing and 37% of investment projects have commenced implementation.

Published by: Asian Development Bank - Author: Asian Development Bank,
Published on: May 2016 - Uploaded on: May 2016
File size: 1.4 MB - Language: English
Keyword(s): Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) , Regional cooperation and integration , regional investment framework (RIF)
Category: Economy

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Preparing the Third GMS Corridor Towns Development Project

With the upgrading of the Asian Highway, it is expected that regional trade and economic activities will increase along the GMS East-West Economic Corridor, which extends from Da Nang in Viet Nam, through the Lao PDR and Thailand to the coast of Myanmar.

Published by: Asian Development Bank - Author: Asian Development Bank,
Published on: May 2016 - Uploaded on: May 2016
File size: 573 KB - Language: English
Keyword(s): Regional cooperation and integration , water , urban development
Category: Economy

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The Political Economy of Land Governance in Cambodia

Land governance is an inherently political-economic issue.This report on Cambodia is one of a series of country reports on Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Viet Nam (CLMV) that seek to present country-level analyses of the political economy of land governance.

Published by: Mekong Region Land Governance - Author: Natalia Scurrah, Philip Hirsch,
Published on: Nov 2015 - Uploaded on: May 2016
File size: 501 KB - Language: English
Keyword(s): agricultural modernization , geographical context , land use
Category: Economy

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The Asia-Pacific Regional Process for the 7th World Water Forum

The final report of the Asia-Pacific regional process for the 7th World Water Forum is now online! There, you will find details on initiatives taken by the Asia-Pacific regional water stakeholders on water resources management and distribution.More information can be found on the APWF website.

Published by: The Secretariat of the Asia-Pacific Water Forum - Author: The Secretariat of the Asia-Pacific Water Forum,
Published on: Jun 2015 - Uploaded on: May 2016
File size: 1.3 MB - Language: English
Keyword(s): water , development of cooperation , trans-boundary rivers
Category: Economy

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