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Mumbai's Last Jungle Under Threat
September 06, 2019
Mumbai's Last Jungle Under Threat
A metro project threatens one of the city’s last green spaces and the tribal people who live there.
Mumbai's Last Jungle Under Threat
Uzbekistan’s Impending Water Crisis
September 05, 2019
Uzbekistan’s Impending Water Crisis
Relations are good between Uzbekistan and Tajikistan, but a grave water crisis still looms.
Uzbekistan’s Impending Water Crisis
Chennai’s ‘Man-Made’ Water Crisis
August 30, 2019
Chennai’s ‘Man-Made’ Water Crisis
The upcoming monsoon may end the immediate crisis, but the city’s serious infrastructure problems will be back.
Chennai’s ‘Man-Made’ Water Crisis
Southeast Asia Must Confront its Illegal Tiger Problem
August 28, 2019
Southeast Asia Must Confront its Illegal Tiger Problem
A new report raises fresh concerns about the impact of tiger breeding centers on the illegal tiger trade.
Southeast Asia Must Confront its Illegal Tiger Problem
A Conversation on the Mekong and a Changing Southeast Asia
August 28, 2019
A Conversation on the Mekong and a Changing Southeast Asia
Luke Hunt speaks to Milton Osborne about the threat to the Mekong River amid a changing environment in the subregion.
A Conversation on the Mekong and a Changing Southeast Asia
Something Is Very Wrong on the Mekong River
August 26, 2019
Something Is Very Wrong on the Mekong River
This year's drought is just a preview of more dire problems to come if government don't change course.
Something Is Very Wrong on the Mekong River
Nicaragua's Chinese-Financed Canal Project Still in Limbo
August 20, 2019
Nicaragua's Chinese-Financed Canal Project Still in Limbo
Uncertainty for those along the planned canal as the government’s contract with its Chinese billionaire builder expires.
Nicaragua's Chinese-Financed Canal Project Still in Limbo
The Bishnoi: <br>India's First Environmentalists
August 08, 2019
The Bishnoi:
India's First Environmentalists
Since the 15th century, the Bishnoi community in Rajasthan has been devoted to environmental protection.
The Bishnoi:
India's First Environmentalists
The Stalemate Driving Vietnam's Illegal Wildlife Trade
July 09, 2019
The Stalemate Driving Vietnam's Illegal Wildlife Trade
Vietnam had a plan for ending bear bile farming. What went wrong?
The Stalemate Driving Vietnam's Illegal Wildlife Trade
Scorched Earth Development in Northern Laos
May 23, 2019
Scorched Earth Development in Northern Laos
A look at dam, Belt and Road, and SEZ projects in “the battery of Southeast Asia.”
Scorched Earth Development in Northern Laos
Why the Melting of the Hindu Kush and Himalayan Glaciers Matters
May 08, 2019
Why the Melting of the Hindu Kush and Himalayan Glaciers Matters
The entire region is headed for an immense climate crisis by 2100, scientists warn.
Why the Melting of the Hindu Kush and Himalayan Glaciers Matters
The Natural Resource Oligarchy Funding Indonesia’s Election
April 11, 2019
The Natural Resource Oligarchy Funding Indonesia’s Election
Indonesia’s natural resource industry funds both campaigns – which may be why it remains free from debate.
The Natural Resource Oligarchy Funding Indonesia’s Election
Defending Myanmar's Remaining Environmental Treasures
April 02, 2019
Defending Myanmar's Remaining Environmental Treasures
Unique programs led by indigenous peoples are protecting wildlife biodiversity in Karen state.
Defending Myanmar's Remaining Environmental Treasures
The Philippines’ China Dam Controversy
March 27, 2019
The Philippines’ China Dam Controversy
The Kaliwa Dam Project, a centerpiece of the BRI in the Philippines, faces steep opposition from indigenous peoples.
The Philippines’ China Dam Controversy
Delhi's Dying Holy River
March 12, 2019
Delhi's Dying Holy River
The Yamuna River is more raw sewage than freshwater these days, and that's taking a heavy toll on local people.
Delhi's Dying Holy River
Myanmar’s Myitsone Dam Dilemma
March 11, 2019
Myanmar’s Myitsone Dam Dilemma
As the unpopular project sits in limbo, the government has to choose between upsetting China and enraging its own people.
Myanmar’s Myitsone Dam Dilemma
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