According to the United Nations, the global demand for water is expected to rise by 400 percent by 2050.
Up to 70 million people live a hand-to-mouth existence along the banks of the Mekong River, including many indigenous tribes.
In January and February alone, Jinghong power station in Yunnan province released 2.3 billion cubic meters of water.
Some 75 percent of Cambodia’s women are employed in agriculture, according to the World Bank.
A growing number of consumers is becoming more health conscious about eating.
Four billion people or two out of every three on the planet do not have enough water to meet their basic needs. VOA Khmer's Cheoung Pochin narrates.
Ven Vorn has been detained since October 2015, in what rights advocates say has been delayed adjudication.
Recent years have already seen hotter weather and more irregular rainfall in Cambodia, which is predicted to be badly hit when global temperatures change further.
The combs and honey are rich sources of food, and their wax is used in pagodas and places without electricity.
Number far higher than previous reports show; scarcity fueled by population growth, consumption habits and demands from agriculture
Some 6 million people could be affected by the dam, including people living not just on the Mekong, but on the Tonle Sap River, as well.
Civil society groups are calling for Laos’ Don Sahong hydropower dam project to be discussed when Southeast Asian leaders meet with U.S. President Barack Obama next week.