Left to fend for themselves

Victims of Xe Pian-Xe Namnoy dam collapse in Laos languish in shelters, staring at an uncertain future.

Even six months after the collapse of the Xe Pian-Xe Namnoy shelters dam, which washed away numerous homes in southern Laos, the victims are still having to live in temporary shelters with no certainty about their future. 

The camp residents are suffering from a severe shortage of basic necessities as donations have dropped drastically after the incident stopped making headlines.