Broken promises at Sungai Asap resettlement

Sixteen years after the creation of the Sungai Asap dam resettlement, reporter Hanna Hindstrom interviewed a Penan woman living in this community. Layo revealed the ways in which her life drastically changed as she and her family were forced to move from their homes to make way for the Bakun dam. Read on to learn about how her...

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Penan Forced to Relocate Before New Villages Complete

Murum Dam protestors have discovered that the “modern” village promised to them by the Sarawak Energy Berhad is actually unfinished, and is miles away from necessary amenities such as schools and clinics.   Read more from Sarawak Report   Learn more about mega-dams in Sarawak then join the conversation on...

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SAVE Rivers Press Release: Penan Lodge Police Report Against SEB and Sarawak Government, Want Murum Dam Impoundment Stopped; SEB CEO Chased Out by Penans

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 1 October 2013 Penan lodged police report against SEB & Sarawak Govt. Wants Murum Dam impoundment stopped MIRI – A few representatives from the Penan community affected by the Murum HEP Dam came down to Miri to lodged a police report against Sarawak Energy Berhad (SEB)...

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