October 22, 2017

4th People’s Forum on hydropower dams

Sep 1, 2017 134

On the 15 and 16 July 2017, Centre for Social Research and Development (CSRD) with the support from Rosa-Luxemburg-Stiftung Southeast Asia (RLS SEA) organized the people’s forum for the 4th time with the theme “Hydropower dams in ...

An Overview of Large-scale Investments in the Mekong region

Apr 26, 2017 358

Across the Mekong region, ‘development’ has become synonymous with rapid economic growth, to be achieved through predominantly large-scale, private investments. The development model promoted by the region’s governments prioritizes trade and investment liberalization, and privatization. Private investment ...

BY THE WAY, IT ACTUALLY WORKS!

Jan 12, 2017 518

Debunking renewable energy myths Climate change is advancing and hence, it has become one of the largest challenges for global social and ecological justice. Climate change is triggered by the so-called greenhouse gases which lead to rising ...

Final event in the series “If Energy had voice”

Nov 25, 2014 1308

The rapid economic growth in the past years has led to more wealth in Vietnam however to the degradation of the environment as well. With the idea of strengthening the awareness of Vietnamese youth on environment issues, ...

Debate training class II “If Energy had voice”

Oct 29, 2014 791

On Saturday morning 18 October 2014, in the office of RLS SEA, nearly 50 young people gathered to participate in the debate training class “If energy had voice” to improve debate skill and study about energy issues ...

Debate training class I “If Energy had voice”

Oct 8, 2014 834

Over the last two decades, Vietnam has been known as a fast-growing country which has achieved a considerable accomplishment in industrialization and poverty alleviation. However, the rapid development in Vietnam has mainly relied on heavy fuel consumption, ...