Civil society Documents

Doing a Dam Better: The Lao People’s Democratic Republic and the Story of Nam Theun 2  

Doing a Dam Better: The Lao People’s Democratic Republic and the Story of Nam Theun 2

Preparation of the $1.45 billion Nam Theun 2 (NT2) project in the Lao People's Democratic Republic (Lao PDR) represented an important milestone for the government, the developers, international partners, and other stakeholders.

Published by: The World Bank - Author: Porter, Ian C. ; Shivakumar, Jayasankar,
Published on: Jan 2009 - Uploaded on: Nov 2011
File size: 7.1 MB - Language: English
Keyword(s): Accountability , Adoption , Affordability , Agreement , Aid effectiveness , Assets , Association , Bank , Bank Office , Borrower , Business alliances , Capacity building , Capital , Civil society
Category: Economy

Details
Mekong Turning Point: Shared River for a Shared Future  

Mekong Turning Point: Shared River for a Shared Future

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 countries, to potentially more cooperative and sustainable approaches.

Published by: The Henry L. Stimson Center - Author: Richard Cronin; Timothy Hamlin,
Uploaded on: May 2012
File size: 1.4 MB - Language: English
Keyword(s): Civil society , Hydropower development , Environmental Impact Assessment
Category: Environment

Details