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Flood and drought remain key challenges for Mekong region: Reporticon

Flood and drought remain key challenges for Mekong region: Report

Extreme low flows and extensive flooding of different communities along the Mekong River last year and an increasing number of droughts that have occurred in many parts of the region in recent years

 
Laos' hydropower plant is another source of concern for Vietnamicon

Laos' hydropower plant is another source of concern for Vietnam

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
13/11/2019

The Luang Prabang hydropower plant in. Laos must undergo a full assessment of the possible impact on the ecosystem before construction, experts say.

Opposition to Laos’ hydropower projects makes no difference: expertsicon

Opposition to Laos’ hydropower projects makes no difference: experts

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
24/06/2019

Despite the opposition of the Mekong River Commission and its arm in Vietnam, Laos has built hydropower plants along the Mekong River, so experts at a conference in Tien Giang last week pondered whether it is necessary to raise their protests again.