Political Interests Dam(n)ing The Mekong
Mark Zeitoun, Professor of Water Security, University of East Anglia
You can share this podcast by copying this HTML to your clipboard and pasting into your blog or web page.
In conjunction with World Water Day, we turn our attention to the disputed Mekong River Basin, where population growth, low rainfall, and relentless dam-building has placed a stranglehold on the resource-rich Mekong River, which runs from China all the way down through Thailand. Lives and livelihoods depend on the preservation of the Mekong - yet will political interests win out? We speak to Mark Zeitoun, Professor of Water Security at the University of East Anglia, for more insight.
Produced by: Lyn Mak
Presented by: Lyn Mak, Noelle Lim, Roshan Kanesan
This and more than 60,000 other podcasts in your hand. Download the all new BFM mobile app.