FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 24, 2013 (BARAM RIVER / MALAYSIA) Two road blockades have been erected to prevent the construction of the 1,200 MW Baram Dam. One blockade has been erected near Long Lama, on the shores of the Baram River, with a second blockade near the proposed dam site....
- BARAM HERITAGE SURVEY
The Director of the Borneo Project, Jettie Word, speaks to the importance of protecting Borneo’s rivers and the communities that live on their banks from twelve massive and destructive proposed dam projects. Read more about how the Borneo Project is supporting indigenous communities who are directly impacted by environmental destruction....
After out cry from indigenous groups and ally NGOs, the Baram dam has been up on hold! This is thrilling information for many of our allies in the Baram region. Now, however, the Baleh Dam, which is near the Murum and (infamous) Bakun dam, will now go ahead first. While...
This press statement was released on the 29th of August, 2011. “Flood from the dam and the infrastructure associated with the construction will definitely bring irreparable damage to the whole environment. It will destroy a heritage for which all Malaysian or human race should respect and harness.” For more information...
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