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Southeast Asia Vulnerable Deltas Workshop Southeast Asia Vulnerable Deltas Workshop
Group photo of workshop participants

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Researchers from the East-West Center, in Honolulu Hawai‘i gathered from 6-9 December in Bangkok, Thailand at Chulalongkorn University’s Center for Social Development Studies (CSDS) at the Faculty of Political Science with academics, graduate students, and practitioners from several universities and institutions from five countries (Thailand, Myanmar, Cambodia, Vietnam, and Indonesia) to start a new collaborative project, titled “Vulnerable Deltas in Southeast Asia: Climate Change, Water Pollution, and Socio-Economic Transformation.” This is a 4-year project funded by the Henry Luce Foundation with the goals of deepening networks between the US and Southeast Asia and enhancing educational capacities to understand and address the vulnerabilities in river deltas.

Researchers from the East-West Center, in Honolulu Hawai‘i gathered from 6-9 December in Bangkok, Thailand at Chulalongkorn University’s Center for Social Development Studies (CSDS) at the Faculty of Political Science with academics, graduate students, and practitioners from several universities and institutions from five countries (Thailand, Myanmar, Cambodia, Vietnam, and Indonesia) to start a new collaborative project, titled “Vulnerable Deltas in Southeast Asia: Climate Change, Water Pollution, and Socio-Economic Transformation.” This is a 4-year project funded by the Henry Luce Foundation with the goals of deepening networks between the US and Southeast Asia and enhancing educational capacities to understand and address the vulnerabilities in river deltas.