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Posts Tagged ‘Lahu National Development Organization’ (2 found)

Salween Rally Calls on Burma’s Neighbors to Halt Dam Plans

Hundreds of villagers from both Burma and Thailand joined affected peoples from around the world in marking International Day of Action for Rivers yesterday as plans by China, Thailand and India steam ahead to dam all of Burma’s major rivers.

Five hundred farmers and fisher-folk gathered on the Salween River and shared their concerns about the impending construction of five massive dams planned on the river with performances and prayers to protect the Salween. […]

March 15, 2010  •  By Burma Rivers Network  •  Tags: , , , , , ,  •  Read more ➤

Undercurrents Issue 3: Monitoring Developments on Burma’s Mekong

A periodic magazine that monitors developments along Burma’s Mekong River. This issue focuses on how the expanding influence of Chinese interests in the Golden Triangle region, from rubber plantations to wildlife trading, is bringing rapid destructive changes to local communities.  There are also articles on opium cultivation, mining operations, the mainstream Mekong dams in China, […]

April 1, 2009  •  By Lahu National Development Organization  •  Tags: ,  •  Read more ➤