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Laos: Damming the Sekong -­ Norconsult wipes Cambodia off the map

29 Oct

Recent studies of dams in Laos ignore the impacts downstream in Cambodia.
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Vietnam: Government repression of Indigenous Peoples

24 May

The Vietnamese government responded brutally to peaceful demonstrations by Indigenous Peoples in the Central Highlands of Vietnam in April.
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Skanska pulls out of dam building . . . or does it?

25 Feb

The environment department at Skanska, one of the world’s largest construction firms, announced recently that Skanska is to pull out of dam building. Unfortunately it is not true.
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Vietnam: Swedish involvement in dam that will hit Cambodians

22 Jul

The Yali Falls dam has caused devastating impacts on downstream communities in Cambodia. The Vietnamese government is building another dam on the same river, with Swedish help.
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Deforestation in Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia

3 Jan

Published in Vajpeyi, D.K. (ed.) (2001) Deforestation, Environment, and Sustainable Development: A Comparative Analysis. Praeger: Westport, Connecticut and London, pp. 111–137.
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The National Hydropower Plan Study: Planning and damming in Vietnam

1 Mar

Funded by Norway and Sweden, the National Hydropower Plan Study will result in more dams being built in Vietnam, more rivers destroyed and yet more local people’s livelihoods destroyed. The beneficiaries are Swedish and Norwegian consulting firms.
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Vietnam’s National Hydropower Plan Study: Building political infrastructure and dams

18 Jan

Part of a campaign by some organisations to use whatever strategies are necessary to build dams anywhere in the world, especially in developing countries.
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Se Kong-Se San and Nam Theun: Too many dam studies

20 Nov

Consultants for the Asian Development Bank are to recommend at least six dams for further study. Local communities are excluded from the process.
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The globalization of the pulp and paper industry – References

9 Sep

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The legacy of savage development: Colonisation of Vietnam’s Central Highlands

1 Nov

The forests and ethnic minority upland communites of Vietnam’s Central Highlands share a common history of exploitation by colonial administrators, dominant ethnic groups and development experts. Current threats include the construction of the Yali Falls dam.
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