Theun-Hinboun Dam

After the construction of the Theun-Hinboun Dam in Laos more than 29,000 people in 71 villages have lost fisheries, rice fields, vegetables gardens and fresh drinking water supplies as a result of the dam.

The worst is yet to come as an expansion project is under construction and will displace another 4,000 mostly indigenous people from their lands in the reservoir area and displace or negatively affect another 50,000 people living downstream, on...
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