From 12 to 18 November 2019, water levels along the lower Mekong River from Thailand’s Chiang Saen to Lao PDR’s Luang Prabang will slightly increase. However, water levels at Chiang Sean to Cambodia’s at Kompong Cham’s are below their long-term minimum levels (Min). The lower reaches from Cambodia’s Phnom Penh at Chaktomuk to Neak Luong, water levels will be slightly decreasing and stay below their minimum levels. For Viet Nam’s Tan Chau on the Mekong River and Chau Doc on the Bassac River, water levels were fluctuated over their long-term average (LTAs).
Opportunities to make the Mekong River Commission’s Prior Consultation process more meaningful should be explored, and the required data and information on the Lao PDR’s proposed Luang Prabang hydropower project should be supplied, according to a public r
Improving information management and sharing, moving towards coordinated operation of dams, increasing cooperation with Mekong related frameworks, creating more space for community engagement, and increasing efforts to protect environmental assets were so
About 200 people representing civil society, academics, the private sector, governments and development partners have gathered in Laos for the Mekong River Commission’s regional forum. Today, participants discussed the Lao-proposed Luang Prabang hydropowe
The apparent permanent modification of mainstream flow regime, the substantial reduction in sediment flows due to sediment trapping, the continuing loss of wetlands, the deterioration of riverine habitats, the growing pressures on capture fisheries, and t
04 Oct 2019
12 Apr 2019
The Luang Prabang hydropower project is proposed on the Mekong mainstream in the Houygno village of Luang Prabang province, about 25 km from Luang Prabang town or approximately 2,036 km from the Mekong Delta in Viet Nam
The Pak Lay hydropower project is proposed on the Mekong mainstream in Pak Lay district, Xayaburi province, in north-western Lao PDR..
The Pak Beng hydropower project is proposed on the Mekong ...