Social & Environment
National Action Plan to protect human rights from development projects sluggish in its 1st year of implementation
Human rights advocates call for more accountability and transparency of the plan, alongside concrete timeframes and targets and wider public participation Thailand’s 1st National Action Plan on Business and Human Rights (NAP) has made little progress after one-year of implementation, said human rights advocates. The...
US President-elect, Joe Biden, aims to shift the US to “clean energy revolution” with series of ambitious plans awaited
The move is expected to shift the world’s path along as observed by several observers, given the US is the world’s largest economy and the world’s second largest CO2 emitter with the emissions accounting for 15% of the global emissions The new Biden-Harris Presidential Transition...
As the End of Buddhist Lent Day is approaching, which suggests the arrival of a flooding season, the Mekong River will usually turn into a battle ground of boat races of riverine residents living along the river. For people in this mainland Southeast Asian region,...