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Mekong Matters: sharing hydropower benefits across the basin

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In the Mekong River Basin, hydropower has great potential to bring economic prosperity and electrification to rural communities while meeting the growing power demands of urban centers. But ensuring the benefits from hydropower are equitably shared within nations as well as at the river basin scale is not easy.
Even more challenging is implementing measures that prevent any one part of society from carrying the brunt of the costs, be they monetary, social, or environmental.

 

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