The Political Economy of Land Governance in the Mekong Region
Land governance is a scaled issue, involving broad level influences at the global, regional, national and local scales. This paper seeks to explain the main parameters of land governance at the regional scale, with a particular focus on the Mekong..
Comment on AIBB Draft Environmental and Social Framework
This memo was prepared by MRLG in reply to a consultation organized by the Secretariat of AIIB ‘Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank on its proposed « environmental and Social Framework ». AIBB is a major regional initiative, supported by China, which..
The Neoliberal Agricultural Modernization Model: A Fundamental Cause for Large-Scale Land Acquisition and Counter Land Reform Policies in the Mekong Region
This conference paper examines how the ideology and programmatic set of policies coined in the term ‘neoliberal modernization’ applies to agriculture and practices in the Mekong region. The authors suggest post-war/post-socialist authoritarian states in the Mekong Region have opportunistically embraced..
Inaugural Regional Consultation and Planning Workshop of the MRLG
This is the report of the first regional consultation organized by MRLG in Bangkok on 4-6 March 2015, This workshop brought 70 reform actors together from the CLMV countries, to consult them on the development of project regional strategies planned..