Weekly Upcoming Events, 17 - 21 July 2017

Vientiane, Lao PDR, 17th Jul 2017 - 21st Jul 2017

UPCOMING EVENTS

Title:

Environmental Management Division’s Coordination Meeting 

Date:

10-11 July 2017

Venue:

Da Nang City, Viet Nam

Summary:

This meeting will review the Environmental Management Division’s (ED) implementation progress during the last six months, discuss and agree on the details workplan for the next six months, and identify implementation challenges encountered thus far as well as corrective measures. The meeting also aim to strengthen the cooperation and coordination among the regional and national ED team.

 

Title:

Joint Workshop on the Songkhla- Tonle Sap Lake Communication Project

Date:

11 July 2017

Venue:

MRC Secretariat, Vientiane, Lao PDR

Summary:

The meeting will (i) review the current situation and implementation progress of agriculture and irrigation (AI) activities; (ii) update the status of new 4-year funded project by MAFF/Japan; (iii) discuss and seek comments from member countries on activities implementation plan and agree on prioritized AI activities.

 

Title:

Regional Consultation Meeting on Progress and Roadmap for Agriculture and Irrigation Activities under Planning Division of the MRC Secretariat

Date:

12 July 2017

Venue:

Hat Yai, Songkhla, Thailand

Summary:

The workshop will follow up on the progress of the Joint Pilot Study report and revise the activity plan in order to complete the project by 2017. 

 

Title:

MRC Secretariat Staff Retreat 

Date:

13-15 July 2017

Venue:

Udon Thani, Thailand

Summary:

The retreat will be an opportunity for all MRC staff (of more than sixty) to strengthen team work and communication in a fun, creative, and interactive atmosphere. By the end of the retreat, the team would have come up with a ONE TEAM Roadmap to Excellence.

 

Title:

Closure Meeting on the MRC’s SAFE Prototype Project  

Date:

19-21 July 2017

Venue:

MRC Secretariat, Vientiane, Lao PDR

Summary:

The meeting between Earth Observation Research Center (EORC) of the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) and the MRC, aims to disseminate the outcome of the SAFE Project including technical activities carried out, results of technical investigation and research work conducted, and to discuss future technical cooperation between MRCS and JAXA that would lead to improved flood forecasting, drought monitoring, and flood risk reduction.

 

Title:

Viet Nam National Procedure for Notification, Prior Consultation and Agreement Commentary Workshop

Date:

20-21 July 2017

Venue:

Hanoi, Viet Nam

Summary:

To clarify, seek comments and feedback on the draft PNPCA commentary.

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