Conservation and environmental news from Laos
Reducing deforestation: Lao PDR and carbon trading
A new opportunity has developed for Lao PDR to be involved in the international carbon trading ...
WWF participates in Third Greater Mekong Subregion Summit
WWF participated in the Third Greater Mekong Subregion summit in Vientiane, Lao PDR from 30 to ...
WWF-US Vice-President visits wetland project
WWF-US Senior Vice-President Tom Dillon, made time out of a busy schedule of engagements in the ...
When plantations threaten forests, better planning needed
A recent surge of large-scale land concessions for plantation agriculture is creating environmental ...
Economic growth: another big threat to the environment
Tom Dillon, WWF-US senior vice-president gave a speech concerning the impacts economic development ...
New reserves in Vietnam provide lifeline for endangered wild ox
Twenty years after its discovery in the forested mountains of Vietnam, local authorities here have ...
Rare aquatic turtles still found on the Xe Kong River in Lao PDR
A rare species of soft-shelled turtle recently rediscovered in Cambodia is still well known to ...
Fish Conservation Zones support local livelihoods and aquatic biodiversity
Since December 2006, the WWF Community Fisheries Project (ComFish) has been implementing activities ...
Rare soft-shell turtle found in Cambodia
One of the world’s largest and least studied freshwater turtles has been found in Cambodia’s Mekong ...
Festival raises awareness about Lao’s elephants
WWF Lao Country Programme’s Human-Elephant Conflict (HEC) Mitigation Project team participated in ...
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