A environmental group in Sakon Nakhon Province’s Wanon Niwat District is mobilizing local residents to protect the area’s main water reservoir from the impact of industrialization projects.
An environmental activist in Sakon Nakhon filed a complaint with the provincial police, contending that a man who claimed to be a police officer had threatened his family.
The Isaan Record02/22/2018
In 2012, thousands of locals in Amnat Charoen proudly participated in a walk to promote alternative agriculture, but five years later, many organic rice farmers are switching to sugarcane.
The Isaan Record11/17/2017
As mining companies are rushing to dig up one of the world’s largest potash deposits, local opposition is growing in the Northeast
The Isaan Record11/14/2017
A district chief’s order for state agencies to promote the setting up of a potash mine has angered locals, leading to a petition to stop the “propaganda.”
The Isaan Record10/17/2017
Locals affected by pollution from a power plant in Roi Et Province are planning to sue after the number of cases of respiratory diseases more than tripled in the past few years.
The Isaan Record10/16/2017
On July 4, a festival celebrated the final day of an international summit promoting community-driven development in Si Sa Ket.
The Isaan Record08/11/2017
As a new mining law comes into force this month, civil society groups worry that it will cutback people’s participation and expedite mining projects.
The Isaan Record08/09/2017
At a Mahasarakham University forum, experts and civil society members discuss how to increase public participation in policy-making.