Regional Outlook, Global Perspective

CAMBODIA-CLIMATE CHANGE FIGHT NEEDS LOCAL FRONT

CAMBODIA-CLIMATE CHANGE FIGHT NEEDS LOCAL FRONT

By Tong Soprach

Phnom Penh Post-Aug 10

Human beings have been harming nature, with the emission of greenhouse gases, widespread deforestation, colossal-scale mining, sand dredging, and the construction of hydro-electric dams.  And now it appears it is nature’s turn to get her revenge – with increasing weather extremes. When it is hot, there will be drought, and when the rains will increasingly bring powerful storms, and flooding will devastate people’s lives.

Read more at: https://www.phnompenhpost.com/opinion/climate-change-fight-needs-local-front

First published in: The Phnom Penh Post

 

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