Permalink: https://media.greenpeace.org/archive/Climate-Change-Impacts-Mekong-River-27MZIFQ65V8.htmlConceptually similarClimate Change Impacts Mekong RiverGP0JHFCompleted★★★★Climate Change Impacts Mekong RiverGP0QW0Completed★★★★Climate Change Impacts Mekong RiverGP0PUPCompleted★★★★Climate Change Impacts Mekong RiverGP01243Completed★★★★Climate Change Impacts Mekong RiverGP0PCRCompleted★★★★Climate Change Impacts Mekong RiverGP0KGKCompleted★★★★Climate Change Impacts Mekong RiverGP0IY0Completed★★★★★★Mekong Drought DocumentationGP020BRCompleted★★★★Mekong Drought DocumentationGP020BSCompleted★★★★View AllGP0FW8Climate Change Impacts Mekong RiverChildren swim near water level meters along the Mekong River in the town of Chiang Saen. Water levels of the mighty Mekong River have dropped drastically due to drought-like conditions and damming upstream. The drop disrupts the region’s water supply, transport routes, and the livelihood of communities in Thailand, Laos, Cambodia and Vietnam. The UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) predicts that more than one billion people will face water shortages due to climate change.Locations:Chiang Rai-Chiang Saen-Southeast Asia-ThailandDate:27 Mar, 2007Credit:© Greenpeace / Vinai DithajohnMaximum size:3000px X 2000pxKeywords:Children-Climate (campaign title)-Climate change-Climate change impacts-Day-Drought-Global warming-KWCI (GPI)-Local population-Outdoors-Rivers-SwimmingShoot:Climate Change Impacts Mekong RiverWater levels of the Mekong River have dropped drastically due to drought-like conditions and damming upstream, disrupting water supply, transport route, and livelihood of communities in Thailand, Laos, Cambodia and Vietnam. The UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change predicts that more than 1 billion people will face water shortages due to climate change.