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Regional Stakeholder Forum on Mekong Adaptation Strategy and Action Plan

MRC’s Regional Stakeholder Forum on the Mekong Adaptation Strategy and Action Plan seeks inputs

26 June 2017, Vientiane Capital, Lao PDR – Around eighty participants from various stakeholder groups gathered in Vientiane Capital, Lao PDR for the Mekong River Commission’s (MRC) Regional Stakeholder Forum on the Mekong Adaptation Strategy and Action Pl

MRC JC meeting at Lao Plaza

Official Prior Consultation for Pak Beng Hydropower Project Reaches its 6-month Milestone

20 June 2017, Vientiane Capital, Lao PDR – Yesterday the Mekong River Commission (MRC) Secretariat organised the Special Session of the MRC Joint Committee (JC) on the proposed Pak Beng Hydropower Project (PBHPP) in Vientiane to conclude the official six-

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Laos and Viet Nam’s MRC Council members and ministers meet on the Pak Beng project

Viet Nam’s Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Tran Hong Ha recently visited Lao PDR to meet with Lao Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Sommad Pholsena on the Mekong River Commission prior consultation for the Pak Beng Hydropower Pro

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Pak Beng consultation: Indispensable and effective despite gaps

Official consultation on the Pak Beng Hydropower Project in Oudomxay Province of Laos, a major infrastructure project on the Mekong mainstream, is approaching the end of

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Pak Beng hydropower project

The Pak Beng hydropower project is proposed on the Mekong mainstream in the northern territory of Lao PDR. The run-of-river project with capacity of 912 MW and the average annual generation of 4,775 GWh is expected to produce power for domestic supply and

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Mekong Transboundary Dialogue

Video: Length: 7.17 mins, English
Four Mekong countries of Cambodia, Lao PRD, Thailand and Viet Nam are working on a bilateral basis to address transboundary water issues along the borders.

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A visual tool for safer passage

Video: Length: 8 mins, English
Navigators use technology in the form of GPS to map a course and identify submerged hazards as they sail along dangerous stretches of the Mekong River.

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Fisheries in the Lower Mekong Basin

Photo Gallery: More than 2000 photos of fishing methods from across the Lower Mekong Basin

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Water Quality Index

Interactive Map: Google Map of Water Quality for 17 water quality monitoring stations