Damming the Irrawaddy

Kachin Development Networking Group and Kachin Environmental Organization

The report outlines the potential impacts of the first dam on Burma´s Irrawaddy River, including the displacement of 10,000 people, livelihood destruction, and threats to the endangered Irrawaddy dolphin. A timeline and profiles of the companies involved in the project are included as well as a description of the six other dams planned for the N´Mai and Mali rivers.