China’s Yangtze Dam Displaced

For Al Jazeera, Melissa Chan looks at the impact of 12 planned projects along the Yangtze on local residents:

The says that the local economy has been boosted by the first dam project.

Residents in the area have seen their annual incomes more than double, the government says.

Melissa Chan visits the river communities who say the dam has, in fact, had the opposite affect.

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