Monthly Archives: April 2014

Thilawa Villagers Hold Press Conference, Dismayed by JICA’s failure to respond

The Thilawa Social Development Group, a group of villagers who have been relocated or who are facing relocation to make way for the Thilawa Special Economic Zone (SEZ), held a press conference in Yangon on April 27th. They expressed their dismay at … Continue reading

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MW Appalled by JICA Decision on Thilawa Investment

{A PDF version of the statement can be downloaded here (147KB):  MW Statement re JICA Thilawa Investment  } (This is a translation – The original statement was written in Japanese.) April 25, 2014 Mekong Watch JICA continues to ignore people … Continue reading

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JICA signs on to Joint Venture for Thilawa SEZ

JICA has officially signed a joint venture agreement for the Thilawa Special Economic Zone (Class A Area) Development Project. To see JICA’s press release, see: http://www.jica.go.jp/english/news/press/2014/140423_01.html Mekong Watch will release a statement shortly. For the moment, suffice it to say … Continue reading

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