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Reports & Research
September 2016
Laos

This document presents the experiences of two investors, Stora Enso Laos and Outspan Bolovens Limited, who have invested in agribusiness plantations (eucalyptus and coffee respectively) in the south of Lao PDR. It discusses the lessons learned on four key topics related to responsible investment: (1) land acquisition, (2) compensation and benefit sharing, (3) community engagement, and (4) grievance mechanisms.

Policy Papers & Briefs
December 2014
Laos
South-Eastern Asia

The mekong is a major transboundary central to the lives of the people in the southeast asia,Since 2006 contested plans have emerged for up to eleven dams on the lower mainstream,with the first project-the Xayaboury dam-under contruction in the northerm laos since 2010 the paper explores how uncertainty shaps transboundary water governance such as the politics of scale and knowledge

Reports & Research
April 2014
Cambodia
Laos
Thailand
Vietnam

When I began this study, my interest was to investigate the agricultural development on both sides of the Mekhong river where my study site was located. It was supposed to be a micro study of changes in local livelihood at border areas

Reports & Research
July 2011
Laos

This is a Research of the resettlement village project is voluntary or not a voluntary.

 

Multimedia
November 2010
Laos

Malee's views on the importance of protecting the land.

 

 

Multimedia
November 2010
Laos

Chouvanh's views on being productive with the land.

 

 

Multimedia
November 2010
Laos

Khamon about the crops from the land.

 

 

Multimedia
November 2010
Laos

Nalee's views on the understanding of their land rights.

 

 

Multimedia
November 2010
Laos

Amlee talks about their peaceful neighbors.

 

 

Multimedia
November 2010
Laos

Amleuam talks about his rights with the land.