Amphone Sivongxay

Amphone Sivongxay

Biography

Amphone has academic background in Environmental Engineering and Science. Her PhD research is on the downstream impacts of hydropower projects, case studies from her home country - Lao PDR. This research has been developed from her interests in sustainable development and from her experience as an environmental inspector with the NTPC: Nam Theun 2 Hydropower Project, a large hydropower project that is claimed to be a significant development project for Lao PDR and its people.

PHD THESIS

Hydropower development and the livelihoods of downstream communities in Laos.

SUPERVISORS

Prof. Romy Greiner

Prof. Stephen Garnett

Dr. Khamla Phanvilay (external, National University of Laos)