Conservation and environmental news: Greater Mekong
Dams could signal death knell for Mekong giant catfish
Damming the mainstream of the lower Mekong River would represent a significant new threat to the ...
With Naypyidaw hosting the World Economic Forum and poised to assume leadership of ASEAN next year, ...
A rare encounter with an endangered species, Vietnam
“It was a hot summer’s day in April - six of us were on our regular patrol in the Reserve. We ...
WWF and Thailand government launch TREEMAPS, the first high-precision forest carbon mapping initiative in South-east Asia
The Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation (DNP) and WWF-Thailand formally ...
New forest loss figures highlight need for green growth in the Greater Mekong – WWF
The Greater Mekong subregion in Southeast Asia risks losing more than a third of its remaining ...
UN recognizes severity of wildlife crimes
Members of the United Nations Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Friday passed a ...
Ad campaign aims to reduce Vietnamese demand for rhino horn
Vietnamese citizens are being encouraged to stop buying or consuming rhino horn through a series ...
Mekong Delta provinces discuss the importance of maintaining ecosystem services in the 5th Mekong Delta Nature and Culture Conservation Forum, Vietnam
Ca Mau, Vietnam – 12th April 2013 – More than 200 scientists, policy makers from Vietnam Ministries ...
WWF exposes seven sins of dam building
WWF criticizes dam projects worldwide that continue to violate fundamental sustainability criteria.
Sustainable energy planning capacity building for Thua Thien Hue, Vietnam
Thua Thien Hue - Experience gained from developing a pilot energy efficiency plan in ‘Cao Trieu ...