Burma's "Golden Gas" Fuels Oppression

Author: Shwe Gas Movement / Revenue Watch Institute, Published on: 24 March 2009

This video from Burma reveals the links between ongoing oppression and profits from the oil and gas industries. Revenue Watch grantee the Shwe Gas Movement presents the little-told story of how residents living atop the largest gas deposit in Southeast Asia lack their own electricity and face massive relocation without compensation to make way for a $52 billion gas development.

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