Weekly Upcoming Events: 14 – 18 May 2018

14th May 2018 - 18th May 2018

Environment Division (ED)


Expert Group Meeting on the First Revision of the MRC’s Indicator Framework, and on the Third Draft of Guidelines for Transboundary Environmental Impact Assessment


16-18 May 2018


Siem Reap, Cambodia


The Expert Group Meeting on the First Revision of the MRC’s Indicator Framework aims to discuss and seek comments and feedback from all Member Countries on the first revision of the Indicator Framework document. Another Expert Group Meeting on Guidelines for Transboundary Environmental Impact Assessment will seek an agreement from the Member Countries on the third draft of the guidelines for further submission to MRC JC for consideration.



National Consultation Meeting on Review and Update of the MRC’s Preliminary Design Guidance (PDG 2018)


9-14 May 2018


Thailand, Cambodia, Viet Nam


The national meetings will provide background information on the PDG 2009, its content and application to date, and areas of improvement identified for update. They also will explain the PDG update process, report on the proposed updated preliminary Design Guidance (PDG 2018), explain the changes made, provide an opportunity for small group discussion on particular sections of the Design Guidelines and PDG2018. The meetings will finally solicit Member Country’s views on further edits to the Design Guidelines and PDG2018 V0.2 to inform preparation of the Design Guidelines and PDG2018 V0.3


Technical Support Division

Title: Field Visit to HYCOS Stations in Cambodia
Date: 09-18 May 2018
Venue: Various Provinces in Cambodia
Summary: These field visits are to conduct technical investigation on station performance in order to provide technical support to repair non-functioning component of the stations and to update/upgrade firmware to the equipment and station.


Office of Chief Executive Officer (OCEO) and Planning Division (PD)

Title: National Working Session on Review of National Indicative Plan (NIP) and Preparation of its Annual Work Plan
Date: 17 May 2018
Venue: Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Summary: This national working session will bring together senior management from Cambodia National Mekong Committee Secretariat and its line agencies and staff from the MRC Secretariat to discuss the review of implementation of the National Indicative Plan. The meeting expects to agree on key elements of the NIP annual work plan (multi-year). 

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