Sentosa Island is an artificial resort located 500m of the south coast of Singapore. Here a detail showing its beaches made of imported sand. Captions and Photo source: ©© Jorge Lascar
A 15-km (10 mile) stretch of crisp white beach is one of the key battlegrounds in Singapore’s campaign to defend its “hard-won” territory against rising sea levels linked to climate change…
Shifting Sand: How Singapore’s Demand for Cambodian Sand Threatens Ecosystems and Undermines Good Governance, by Global Witness
This report reveals how Singapore’s rapid expansion is driving an ecologically and socially devastating sand-dredging industry in Cambodia.