Biography of the Author Jack Board

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Jack Board

Journalist at CNA, Asia's leading English-language news platform.

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  1. How salt water is killing durian crops and threatening livelihoods in the Gulf of Thailand | Video
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    How salt water is killing durian crops and threatening livelihoods in the Gulf of Thailand | Video

    Farmers in the Gulf of Thailand rely on the Chao Phraya to nourish their crops. Instead, they watched their crops fail amid severe drought and ...
  2. Cambodia election sees most participants in 20 decades | Video
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    Cambodia election sees most participants in 20 decades | Video

    It’s an election dubbed a “one horse race”. On Sunday, 20 parties - many of them obscure and newly created - will jostle for votes from Cambodians ...
  3. Behind the show: The making and breaking of Thailand’s elephants | Video
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    Behind the show: The making and breaking of Thailand’s elephants | Video

    Thousands of elephants across Thailand work to entertain people - in zoos, at riding camps, in sanctuaries and on beaches. But behind the ...
  4. Myanmar's Lethwei - the most brutal combat sport in the world? | Video
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    Myanmar's Lethwei - the most brutal combat sport in the world? | Video

    Lethwei - known as the Art of the Nine Limbs - is an ancient, violent and bloody full-contact combat sport where knockouts are the key to success.
  5. After decades in darkness, this Thai village is powered by solar energy | Video
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    After decades in darkness, this Thai village is powered by solar energy | Video

    The village of Wong Wan in Pranburi, Thailand, has never been connected to the national electricity grid. But now, the village is powered entirely ...
  6. Hooks, chains and pain: How Thailand's elephants became a symbol of despair | Video
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    Hooks, chains and pain: How Thailand's elephants became a symbol of despair | Video

    People from all over the world pay to see them perform. But behind the scenes, the life of these elephants is chains and concrete. This is the ...
  7. Why Thailand's critically endangered dugongs are dying | Video
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    Why Thailand's critically endangered dugongs are dying | Video

    2019 has been the deadliest ever for Thailand’s endangered dugongs. Is the impact of humans, from fishing nets to plastic waste, to blame?