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About Mekong Youth Assembly

Mekong Youth Assembly is a network of youth who come from the six countries that share the Mekong River: Tibet/China, Cambodia, Myanmar, Laos, Thailand and Vietnam. We aim to encourage all youths in the Mekong countries to bring about change in environmental concerns by working with their communities.

Messages from Mekong Youths: Protect Salween River Protect Ecological Child Rights

14th March 2019 By Mekong Youth Assembly To be in solidarity with local youths, children and communities who live along Salween river, Mekong Youths sending their messages to be united with local youths, children and communities to protect Salween river. [...]

Ecological Child Rights in Mekong Delta: ECR Game show

By |February 15th, 2019|Other News, Video|

‘New Book: Becoming Mekong-Youth’ released!

'The Journey of Youths in Defending for Ecological Child Rights and youth rights.' 2nd February 2019 By Mekong Youth Assembly To capture how Mekong Youth Assembly is now today, the ‘Becoming Mekong - Youth” publication was created. This publication tells [...]

6 Mekong languages of Curriculum of Ecological Child Rights in Mekong Development: A Guide Book for Young Trainers!

22nd January 2019  By Mekong Youth Assembly We are now pleased to announce that, our Curriculum of Ecological Child Rights in Mekong Development is translated into 6 Mekong languages: Chinese, Burmese, Lao, Thai, Khmer and Vietnam! 6 Mekong Languages [...]

Mekong Youth Assembly Statement on the Collapse of the Xe Pian Xe Nam Noy Hydropower Project in Laos

Mekong Youth Assembly Statement on the Collapse of the Xe Pian Xe Nam Noy Hydropower Project in Laos   We, the Mekong Youth Assembly, a self-organized network of youth from the six countries that share the Mekong River (Tibet/China, Cambodia, [...]

Disasters from oversea investment projects, who is responsible for?

By  Flower of Salween 15th November 2018 Thailand is progressive for the public participation on implementation large development projects which require developers conduct the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) and the Social Impact Assessment (SIA) before implement projects. Moreover, the right [...]

By |November 15th, 2018|Dams and development projects, Human Rights|

Youth Voices: The new generation of Salween

By Kanokphorn Janploy September 29,2018 The youths and children show their solidarity to protect Salween River. Photo by Thanakrit Thongfa “Sharing on the value of Salween river Youth Camp” is like a creating space or community capacity building [...]

Mekong youth voice: A voice at international forum

June 24, 2018 By Mekong Youth Assembly As a young woman who always advocates for youth voice to protect Mekong river, Saroeurn Leakhena, a young activist traveled to attend the 8th World Water Forum  “Sharing Water” that was held from [...]

By |June 24th, 2018|Youth Empowerment|

Statement of Save the Mekong Coalition on World Water Day, 22 March 2018

Date: Thursday, March 22, 2018 On the occasion of World Water Day, the Save the Mekong Coalition, together with civil society and community partners from Thailand, Lao PDR, Cambodia and Vietnam, make this statement to express our concern for the [...]

By |March 28th, 2018|Dams and development projects|

Mekong Youth Assembly and International Rivers Submission to Representative of Malaysia to the ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR)

        The Mekong Youth Assembly and International Rivers are pleased to provide this submission to Edmund Bon Tai Soon, the ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR), with observations and suggestions on the environment and the rights [...]