The WLE research project examined perceptions of four constructs underlying IWRM, policy integration, public participation, gender inclusion, and adaptivity among people responsible for the implementation of future water management plans in Myanmar.
Author: Van Dorp, Rianne; Rutten, Martine; Van Cauwenbergh, Nora;
Citation: Van Dorp, R., Rutten, M. and Von Cauwenbergh, N. 2018. Perceptions of Integrated Water Resources Management in Myanmar. Water Knowledge #3. Vientiane, Lao PDR, CGIAR Research Program on Water, Land and Ecosystems.
The number of people displaced by hydropower dam construction has been growing steadily as more dams are constructed on the Mekong mainstream and its tributaries. More dams are proposed because the governments of Mekong countries regard them as a means to tackle poverty and stimulate economic growth (MRC, 2009). Many…
This State of Knowledge paper reviews what is known about river health in the Salween Basin, including both the current state and uses of the river and its catchment, and issues likely to drive change in the near future. This report is in Burmese language.
Author: McCartney, Matthew P.; Johnston, R.; Liu, S.; Ketelsen, T.; Taylker, L.; Vinh, M.K.; Ko Ko Gyi, M.; Aung Khin, T.; Ma Ma Gyi, Khin;
Citation: Johnston, R.; McCartney, M.; Liu, S.; Ketelsen, T.; Taylker, L.; Vinh, M.K.; Ko Ko Gyi, M.; Aung Khin, T.; Ma Ma Gyi, Khin. 2017. State of knowledge: River health in the Salween. Vientiane, Lao PDR: CGIAR Research Program on Water, Land and Ecosystems. 12p. State of Knowledge Series 6.
Citation: WLE Greater Mekong. 2016. Dams in the Irrawaddy River Basin: Commissioned, Under Construction and Planned Dams in April 2016. Vientiane, Lao PDR: CGIAR Research Program on Water, Land and Ecosystems.1p.
Hydropower development: a defining issue There are few other places in the world, perhaps none, with such intensive dams development as the Mekong Basin. The major tensions in the Mekong revolve around dams and other infrastructure development and the shift from economies based on agriculture and primary production to manufacturing,…
Author: CGIAR Challenge Program on Water and Food;