SEA Meeting with Kachin Organizations

Date: April 1, 2017

Venue: Chiang Mai, Thailand

The purpose of this meeting was to consult with border-based Kachin Organizations regarding hydropower development. This preliminary meeting was followed-up in July with meetings with a broader range of border-based organizations. The outcome was clarified relationships between conflict and hydropower development.

For more information on the SEA and its stakeholder engagement process please contact Kate Lazarus, IFC Team Lead for Environmental and Social Governance in the Hydropower Sector at