By Sun Narin and Sophearoth Ravy, VOA Khmer
PHNOM PENH — Researchers have said governments in the Mekong region should consider alternatives to large hydropower dams, including renewable energy.
A new report by the Stimson Center, titled “Mekong Power Shift: Emerging Trends in the GMS Power Sector”, contends that a policy shift in the region is needed to deal with the environmental and social fallout of large-scale hydropower development. Continue reading “Researchers Urge Southeast Asian States to Consider Energy Alternatives”
By Sun Narin, VOA Khmer
SIEM REAP, CAMBODIA — Wearing a long-sleeved school uniform and jeans and a satchel on his back, Chheum Sokhoch, 14, says he has lived in a residential care center in Siem Reap province for about three years. Continue reading “As Children Returned to Families From ‘Residential Centers’, Mixed Experiences Reported”