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A report about the Myitsone Hydroelectric Project, the largest of seven dams planned along the Irrawaddy, Mali Hka, and N’Mai Hka rivers in Myanmar. The Myitsone is located at the junction of the Mali and N’Mai rivers. The report discusses the partners involved in this project; the environmental and social impacts; the environmental impact assessment process; security and political interests; energy and economic interests; disagreements within the government; and the major events timeline.

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Field Value
Document type Issue and policy briefs
Language of document
  • English
  • Energy
  • Environmental and biodiversity protection
  • Rivers and lakes
  • Water resources
Geographic area (spatial range)
  • Cambodia
  • Viet Nam
  • Lao People's Democratic Republic
  • Thailand
Copyright Unclear copyright
Version / Edition 1.0
License unspecified

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Author (corporate) International Rivers
Publisher International Rivers
Publication date 2011
Pagination 7 p.
Date uploaded June 10, 2015, 19:12 (UTC)
Date modified June 25, 2015, 08:53 (UTC)