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10 November 2019

Laos: Protests continue against Xayaburi Dam for the reduced river flow and risk of livelihood crisis as it begins operations

Author: Panu Wongcha-um, Reuters

"New Mekong dam in Laos opens to protests, dried-out downstream", 28 Oct 2019...

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10 November 2019

Laos: Xayaburi Dam begins operations despite villagers arguing that dam will destroy their livelihoods

An article alleges that the Xayaburi Dam, in which CK Power is a main developer, will destroy the livelihoods of the villagers. It further alleges that the beginning of the commercial operations of the Xayaburi Dam coincides with “parts of the Mekong...

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29 August 2016

Civil society groups highlight human rights challenges in Laos as it hosts ASEAN Summit; includes brief on “high costs of foreign investment”

Author: Focus on the Global South, Civil Rights Defenders, Mekong Watch, FIDH, Sombath Initiative, International Commission of Jurists

"ASEAN in Laos: Challenges of Leadership, Human Rights, and Democracy", 27 Aug 2016...

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24 June 2014

Thai court accepts villagers’ lawsuit on transboundary impacts of Xayaburi Dam in Laos

Author: Amy Sawitta Lefevre, Reuters

"Thai court takes villagers' case against power firm, Laos dam", 24 June 2014...

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24 June 2014

Thailand: Court accepts villagers’ lawsuit on transboundary impacts of Xayaburi Dam in neighbouring Laos

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13 February 2013

CH. Karnchang did not respond to: Xayaburi Dam raises concerns about environmental & social impacts for communities in the Mekong region.

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4 March 2011

Environmentalists warn investors over Mekong dam plans

Author: Deutsche Presse Agentur

Environmentalists have warned investors against going ahead with proposed dams on the Mekong River...A plan to...build a dam in Xayaburi province in Laos could displace communities and destroy fish populations, Suphasuk Pradubsuk from the World Wide...

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