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This policy brief discusses the controversies of Chinese investment in hydropower in the Mekong. It calls for action by governments and Chinese hydropower companies to ensure responsible water governance and safeguard livelihoods and biodiversity in the basin.

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Field Value
Document type Issue and policy briefs
Language of document
  • English
  • Irrigation and water management
  • Livelihood rights
  • Water and sanitation infrastructure and facilities
  • Water rights
Geographic area (spatial range)
  • Cambodia
  • Viet Nam
  • Lao People's Democratic Republic
  • Thailand
  • Myanmar
  • China
Copyright Unclear copyright
Version / Edition 1.0
License unspecified
Author (individual) Yeophantong, Pichamon
Publication place Oxford, United Kingdom
Publisher Oxford University Global Economic Governance Programme
Publication date 2013
Pagination 4 p.
Date uploaded May 29, 2015, 08:16 (UTC)
Date modified June 23, 2015, 07:18 (UTC)