Cambodia

Damned by dam construction? Laos, Vietnam, Cambodia and the Mekong river

Dam construction in Laos has an enormous detrimental impact on the Mekong river, and the people who depend on it for their livelihood in Vietnam and Cambodia. Laos is doing little to address the situation. Cambodia and Vietnam suffer from the drastic consequences of dam construction.




Shifting sand between Cambodia and Singapore: Why lawyers are now involved

The staggering difference between how much sand Cambodia and Singapore say has been exported from the former to the latter since 2007 highlights a tangled web of legal, societal and ecological issues that will take some unravelling. The numbers don’t add up and Cambodia’s ruling elite may stand among the accused.





Hun Sen’s ceasefire: A dictator’s folly?

LinkedinTwitterFacebook0Cambodia’s Prime Minister has called a cease-fire amid growing tensions over alleged purges of opposition supporters. The move has been panned by critics as just…