LS2 Dam

The Lower Sesan 2 in Cambodia: Local communities ask, “Who will benefit?”

Date of Release: 
Sep 26 2015

The Royal Government of Cambodia claims hydropower is the cheapest source of electricity to satisfy the demands for modern living. But there is nothing “cheap” about hydropower projects in Cambodia. Hydropower has come at enormous costs such as disrupting the lives and livelihoods of rural often marginalized communities and destroying fisheries and natural ecosystems.

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