Geography 13-16

Geography 13-16 - Video 13 THE MAINLAND (Southeast Asia and...

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Video 13 THE MAINLAND (Southeast Asia and South Pacific) Political and economical Landlocked country -Connection to global economy through hydroelectric power - sustainable development (LOAS) LOAS- poor country-live 53 year expenectancy 43% r mal nuriousment Soil is rich and fertile Practice wet rice farming Capital-half million 80% of energy is sold as profit to Thailand 60 dam sites that could develop into a hydroelectric power plants(can’t pay for construction and generators) BOOT SCEME (Build, Operate, Own, Transfer) Reduce poor from 40 to 10 percent in 2010 Healthcare is a concern Immunizations for measles are available 30% immunization Fresh water comes from wells 8% of population is connected to electric Laos is not a democracy Thailand is dominate Vietnam is forever etched Vietnam economic growth -physical geography and economic development - shift from collective to commercial agriculture -growth of urban centers Water and silk in water The delta is used to grow rice 1988 rice was grown by collective system
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