About 3S Rivers Protection Network

The 3S Rivers Protection Network (3SPN) is a local civil society organization that works to support communities affected and threatened by hydropower dam construction on the Sesan, Srepok and Sekong rivers in northern Cambodia.

About International Rivers

International Rivers is a non-governmental organization that protects rivers and defends the rights of communities that depend on them. International Rivers works to stop destructive dams and promote water and energy solutions for a just and sustainable world.


This report was made possible by the generous support of Oxfam Australia. Special thanks to Oxfam-Brett Eloff, LICADHO, and the Foundation Towards Ecological Recovery and Regional Alliance (TERRA) for permission to use their photos and maps.

Authored by

Mark Grimsditch


Copyright © 2012 by 3S Rivers Protection Network and International Rivers

Published by 3S Rivers Protection Network and International Rivers

3S Rivers Protection Network

P.O. Box 89007

Village 4, Banlung Town

Ratanakiri, Cambodia

Tel: +855 75 974 112


International Rivers

2150 Allston Way, Suite 300

Berkeley, CA 94704-1378 USA

Tel: +1 510 848 1155

Fax: +1 510 848 1008


Design and Printing by Wanida Press, Thailand

Front and Back Cover Photos: Oxfam-Brett Eloff