Weekly Upcoming Events, 3 - 7 July 2017

Vientiane, Lao PDR, 3rd Jul 2017 - 7th Jul 2017

UPCOMING EVENTS

Title:

Workshop on Transboundary cooperation between Cambodia and Vietnam: Sesan and Srepok river basins and the Mekong Delta Projects

Date:

3-4 July 2017

Venue:

MRC Secretariat, Vientiane, Lao PDR

Summary:

Representatives of Cambodia and Viet Nam working on the Sesan-Srepok river basins and the Mekong Delta projects will discuss way forward to develop a joint coordination mechanism to improve cross-border water cooperation between the two countries. The two projects are among the five transboundary projects under the Mekong Integrated Water Resources Management Project, which promotes IWRM-based cooperation along the borders with the use of the MRC procedural rules and tools on water use negotiations, data sharing, and water flow monitoring.

 

Title:

MRC-World Bank-Australia Regional Workshop on “Water Resource Modelling in the Mekong River Basin: Developing Synergies between National and Basin Modelling Programmes” 

Date:

5-6 July 2017

Venue:

Siem Reap Province, Cambodia

Summary:

The workshop aims to strengthen regional cooperation in the Lower Mekong Basin for hydrometeorology and modelling and support the preparation of a Concept Paper on “Developing synergies between National and the Mekong River Basin Water Resources Modelling Programme.”

 

Title:

Launching workshop on “Initial Studies Stage-2”

Date:

7 July 2017

Venue:

Bangkok, Thailand

Summary:

The purpose of the workshop is to: (i) provide a general overview and status of the initial studies; (ii) discuss on the scoping of regional and national activities of the study; (iii) clarify the responsibilities for implementing the study; and (iv) exchange views and feedback from participants. 

Latest Events

The Regional Stakeholder Forum on the Council Study and the Update of PDG and Sustainable Hydropower Development Strategy

The Study on Sustainable Development and Management of the Mekong River, including the Impacts of Mainstream Hydropower Projects

Slogan contest for the 3rd MRC Summit

For more than 20 years, the Mekong River Commission (MRC) has been supporting its member countries – Cambodia, Lao PDR, Thailand and Vietnam – to jointly develop and manage the Lower Mekong Basin sustainably.


Mekong River Commission Secretatriat Contacts

Office of the Secretariat in Vientiane (OSV)

P.O. Box 6101, 184 Fa Ngoum Road Ban Sithane Neua, Sikhottabong District, Vientiane 01000, Lao PDR.
Tel: +856 (0) 21 263 263
Fax: +856 (0) 21 263 264

Office of the Secretariat in Phnom Penh (OSP)

P.O. Box 623, 576 National
Road # 2, Sangkat Chak Angre Krom, Khan Menachey,
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Tel: +855 (0) 23 425 353,
      +855 (0) 92 666 991
Fax: +855 (0) 23 425 363