Recovering livelihoods from a watery grave

Almost 27 years ago, communities in the Rasi Salai lost the wetlands, central to their lives, to a dam that flooded the surrounding lands. Thousands of families are still waiting to be compensated to this day. An economic valuation could measure the loss and its monetary value and help determine appropriate compensation.

Khon Kaen Farmers Protest Price Disparities

Arriving early Monday morning, 800 farmers from Nam Phong, Muang, and Sam Soong districts voiced concerns over the compensation they expect to gain from the upcoming rice harvest.