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  1. Catastrophic flood and forest cover change in the Huong river basin, central Viet Nam: a gap between common perceptions and facts

    This project was carried out to assess and implement new methods or review existing methods of categorizing land use in the Mekong areas of Vietnam. It specifically looks at the links to flooding and the changing uses of the land. ...

  2. Application of livelihood vulnerability index to assess risks from flood vulnerability and climate variability- A case study in the Mekong Delta of Vietnam

    This study applied the livelihood vulnerability index (LVI) that developed by Hahn et al. (2009) to estimate flood vulnerability in two villages, Phu Huu (An Phu district) and Ta Danh (Tri Ton district) of An Giang province. We surveyed 120 households in ...

  3. A feasibility study on payment for forest environmental services in Cambodia

    The study conducted a feasibility study on payment for forest environmental services in Cambodia, combining quantitative and qualitative data sources. Literature reviews and interviews were conducted to determine conditions required for payment for ecosys ...

  4. Improving adaptive capacity of small-scale rice farmers: Comparative analysis of Lao PDR and the Philippines

    The paper provides a comparative analysis of the adaptive capacity and current adaptation strategies of small-scale rice farm households in these countries. The analysis focused on two top rice-producing provinces in each country that are vulnerable to cl ...

  5. Social, economic and environmental effects of the pilot program on the payment for forest environmental services in Lam Dong province

    Chi trả dịch vụ môi trường rừng (DVMTR) là cách tiếp cận mới nhằm bảo tồn rừng đã được áp dụng rộng rãi ở các nước phát triển cũng như các nước đang phát triển. Ở Việt Nam, chính sách chi trả DVMTR được áp dụng thí điểm ở Lâm Đồng và Sơn La từ cuối năm 20 ...

  6. Characterization of cold densified rice straw briquettes and the potential use of sawdust as binder

    This study investigated the effect of particle size, pressure and mold diameter on the physical characteristics of rice straw briquettes. The briquettes were prepared utilizing a manually operated piston-press cold densification system and analyzed in ter ...

  7. Co-production of salient, credible and legitimate environmental knowledge: Cambodia National REDD+ Strategy

    This paper examines the processes and factors that influence the production of a salient, credible and legitimate Cambodia’s National REDD+ Strategy (NRS). Findings are presented in two parts. First, it empirically reveals that while many working drafts w ...

  8. Impact of urbanization of a small town on its hinterlands: Perceptions of households in the hinterlands of Vang Vieng, Lao PDR

    This research aimed to study the perceived impact of the urbanization of a small town on its hinterlands by choosing Vang Vieng in Lao PDR as a case study. A questionnaire survey was conducted with 315 households in 12 villages surrounding the town. Data ...

  9. Fish species diversity and assemblage structure in seasonal wetlands in the dry dipterocarp forests of Kulen Promtep Wildlife Sanctuary, Cambodia

    Dipterocarp forests are common in the northern plains of Cambodia, but litt le is known about the fi sh that occupy seasonal wetlands in these. With pressures increasing on Cambodian wetland resources, more information is needed on the value of small wetl ...

  10. Precarity and Vulnerability Under Expansion of Rubber Plantation in Northern Laos and Northern Shan State

    In northern Laos and Northern Shan State in Myanmar, there is a rapid expansion of rubber plantation, both by large economic concession and by small holder farmers themselves. The impact of the introduction of rubber is different from place to place. This ...