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3S rivers under threat understanding new threats and challenges from hydropower development to biodiversity and community rights in the 3S river basin

Focuses on several planned hydropower projects that carry significant environmental and social risks, including Lower Sesan 2 dam in Cambodia. The author also documents regional and bilateral initiatives, such as the development triangle area of Cambodia–Laos–Vietnam, established by the region’s governments, that are contributing to the dam building rush in the 3S River Basin.

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Additional Info

Field Value
Document type Advocacy and promotional materials
Language of document
  • English
Topics Rivers and lakes
Geographic area (spatial range)
  • Cambodia
  • Viet Nam
  • Lao People's Democratic Republic
Copyright Yes
Access and use constraints

International Rivers cc license

Version / Edition 1.0
License CC-BY-4.0

Author (individual) Grimsditch, Mark
Publication place Bangkok
Publisher 3S Rivers Protection Network and International Rivers
Publication date 2012
General note

Bibliographical references. colour illus.

Date uploaded June 14, 2015, 22:31 (UTC)
Date modified January 7, 2016, 23:43 (UTC)