Facts & Figures #25

Facts & Figures “Boeung Tompun Lake: Future Unknown”

Facts & Figures #25, entitled Boeung Tompun Lake: Future Unknown, provides detailed information about the role Boeung Tompun Lake plays in Phnom Penh and outlines how development projects in the area have led to grave environmental concerns. 5 residents in the area share their case stories and reveal how Boeung Tompun provides many benefits such as producing employment opportunities and acting as a natural reservoir. Currently issues with the development projects include filling the lake with sand which has led to increased flooding, waterborne diseases, transportation barriers, and unaffordable housing rates.

You can find PDF file in Khmer and English

Contact:

  • Mr. Ee Sarom Executive Director of Sahmakum Teang Tnaut Organization
    • E-mail: sarom@teangtnaut.org
    • Tel : (+855) 12 836 533
  • Ms.Rebecca Linton (Eng) STT Program Advisor
    • E-mail: rebecca@teangtnaut.org
    • Tel : (+855) 16 655 146