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September 2011 Blog Posts (3)

Burma: Cessation of dam on Irrawaddy uncertain as yet

The Workshop No (3/2011) of the Ministry of Electric Power No (1) on Impact of Hydropower Projects in Irrawaddy basin on Irrawaddy River and natural environment was held at the ministry in Naypyitaw on Saturday.

Union Ministers, deputy ministers, People Parliament and National Parliament representatives, departmental heads, resource persons, entrepreneurs, journalists and guests attended the workshop, the New Light of Myanmar newspaper reported.

Union Minister for Electric…


Added by Zin Linn on September 18, 2011 at 11:17 — 1 Comment

Somalia: Animals under fire and drastic drought impacts

The Somali Media for Environment, Science, Health and Agriculture (SOMESHA) mourns and concern the

horrific butchery against Somalia wildlife by the Alshabab.

Dozens of Somali wildlife had been killed by the opposition group of

the Somalia’s government of alshabab and Somalia animals are still

under death displacement day by day in the area controlled by the

Islamist hardliners of Shabab.

Alshabab new trainees are continuing to kill the wildlife during…


Added by Daud Abdi Daud on September 8, 2011 at 11:21 — No Comments

Breaking the deadlock: Burma at a crossroads

Col Sai Htoo, Assistant Secretary General of the Shan State Progress Party / Shan State Army (SSPP/SSA), said the Burmese government’s August 18 peace talks call did not reveal any information concerning preliminary programs at all. At least, he said, it should have focused on clearing the political atmosphere before any meaningful talks begin, according to Shan Herald Agency for News (S.H.A.N.).

“President Thein Sein should first create an environment conducive to friendly…


Added by Zin Linn on September 1, 2011 at 5:27 — No Comments

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