Press release by Action for Shan State Rivers

Shans present 23,717 signatures against Salween dams to Australian consultants in Yangon

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Shan community representatives are today presenting 23,717 signatures opposing the building of dams on the Salween River to the Australian company Snowy Mountains Engineering Corporation (SMEC) at their office in Yangon.

Action for Shan State Rivers

Media Advisory
“Action for Shan State Rivers” Press Conference in Taunggyi, Shan State
To mark the occasion of International Day of Action for Rivers on March 14th, local communities from different parts of Shan State, including farmers and youth, will hold a press conference about threats to rivers in Shan State and actions taken to protect these rivers.

Date : Friday, March 13th 2015
Time : 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Place : Classic Restaurant, Yay Htwet Oo R.d, Kanshay Yat Kwat, Taunggyi,
Contact person :Sai Khur Hseng: (+95 (0)93 1068530)

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