The 19th Meeting of the Mekong River Commission Council

Luang Prabang, Lao PDR, 15th Jan 2013 - 17th Jan 2013

The MRC Council held its Nineteenth Meeting joint with Seventeenth Dialogue Meeting and Seventeenth Donor Consultative Group Meeting  on 15-17 January 2013 in Luang Prabang, Lao PDR.

Agenda

Related Statements

16 January 2013

 

17 January 2013

Media Release

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Mr. Surasak Glahan
Communication Officer
International Cooperation and Communication Section
Mekong River Commission
Office of the Secretariat in Vientiane, Lao PDR
Tel: +856 263 263
+856 20 555 28726 (mobile)

Email: Surasak@mrcmekong.org

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