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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. [...]

‘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, [...]

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 [...]

Study Trip to Ban Haeng village, Thailand

Note taken by Sotheara from Cambodia Mekong Youth Assembly had a meeting with the community representatives to learn and to discuss about their concerns, and how they are coping with struggles due to the coal development project. The community representatives [...]

A Walk Along the Mekong, River of Life

By Tom Weerachat A young boy poses with fish from the Mekong River in Si Phan Don, Chapasak, Southern Laos. Photo by Dorn Bouttasing. This image was presented as part of the “Mekong, River of Life” exhibit in Chiang [...]

Thai Military Must Drop Unlawful Charges Against Academics

By Mekong Youth Assembly and Networks We, the undersigned organizations, call on the Thai authorities to immediately drop all charges against academics and participants who attended a recent conference in Chiang Mai, and to uphold academic freedom in line with [...]

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Curriculum on Ecological Child Rights in Mekong Development: A Guide Book for Young Trainers

When a development project takes place in a community, it can have both positive and negative impacts on the people and ecology, where we live. In particularly, the group of people who can least protect themselves are the children and [...]

Mekong Campaign Materials

These campaign messages are from local community along the Mekong. Translated to Mekong languages by members of the Mekong Youth Assembly. Please feel free to use in your activity to help save the Mekong! The Materials for the Mekong campaign [...]