The Mekong River Commission is funded through contributions from the four Member Countries, Cambodia, Lao PDR, Thailand and Viet Nam, and through technical and financial collaborations with the following countries/organisations through their bilateral and multilateral development and financial institutions:
|France||Germany||Japan||Luxembourg||The World Bank|
|Sweden||Switzerland||The Netherlands||The United States|
The MRC works with many different partners through jointly funded projects, under formal Memoranda of Understanding or in a research capacity.
In 2001, the member countries agreed to extend observer status to regional partner organisations to participate in MRC Governance meetings such as the MRC Council and Joint Committee meetings.
|Asian Development Bank (ADB)|
|Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)|
|United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)|
|United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP)|
ADB, GMS, and MRC working together for the region.
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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
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-
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