Cases from the field
More case studies from the field related to land use and acquisitions will be available in the upcoming months. Please check back soon. The templates that can be used in data gathering are downloadable in English and in Lao.
Below some examples of cases that have been documented by using the above template:
In-depth case studies documented by other organisations:
i) Assessment of the Environmental and Social Impacts created by the VLRC Industrial Rubber Plantation, Bachiang, Champasack. Prepared by ESL and AFD (2007)
ii) Report on Economic, Social and Environmental Costs and Benefits of Investments, Savannakhet Province. Prepared by IUCN, NERI, MPI and PEI
v) Land Concessions, Land Tenure, and Livelihood Change: Plantation Development in Attapeu Province, Southern Laos. Prepared by Miles Kenney-Lazar, Fulbright, NUoL (2010)
vi) Field Report “Impacts on Regional Land Use from Investment in Banana Contract Farming by Chinese Companies” (2015). Read this report in English.
By Satomi Higashi
Organization: Mekong Watch