Check out the 2013 map of actions and stories, send us yours and we will add them! Every year, thousands of people around the world lift their voices on March 14 to celebrate the world's rivers and those who struggle to protect them. By acting together, we demonstrate that these issues are not merely local, but global in scope. We hope that you take action, and tell us all about it.
Dam builders have begun to utilize the Hydropower Sustainability Assessment Protocol (HSAP) to assess dam projects around the world. In some cases, dam builders may use the HSAP to give a public relations push to old, non-controversial dams, such as the Trevallyn Power Station operated by HydroTasmania in Australia. In other cases, dam builders may use the HSAP to greenwash particularly destructive dams that are under construction or close to operation, such as the Murum Dam being built by Sarawak Energy Berhad in Malaysia. This map tracks which projects are receiving unofficial or official
Protecting rivers and defending the rights of the communities that depend on them.
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