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A Matter of Rights in the Future of the Mekong

The United Nations Special Procedures of the Human Rights Council recently published the outcome of communications on the human rights impacts of the Don Sahong Dam. The Don Sahong hydropower project is the second dam now under construction in Laos on the mainstream of the Mekong River, a vitally important transboundary river system that serves as the lifeblood of local people and economies across six countries.

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Document type Archived web content
Language of document
  • English
  • Environment and natural resources
  • Environmental and biodiversity protection
  • Human rights
Geographic area (spatial range)
  • Lao People's Democratic Republic
Copyright Yes
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Protecting rivers and defending the rights of the communities that depend on them.

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Author (individual) Maureen Harris
Author (corporate) International Rivers
Publisher International Rivers
Publication date 2016
Keywords sez,impactassessment
Date uploaded August 13, 2019, 08:25 (UTC)
Date modified August 16, 2019, 04:00 (UTC)