Weekly Upcoming Events, 3 - 7 July 2017

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



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


3-4 July 2017


MRC Secretariat, Vientiane, Lao PDR


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.



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


5-6 July 2017


Siem Reap Province, Cambodia


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.”



Launching workshop on “Initial Studies Stage-2”


7 July 2017


Bangkok, Thailand


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. 

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Viet Nam shares views on more effective implementation of the 1995 Mekong Agreement and Council Study

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Training and Final Workshop on PEER Project 3-100: Building Mekong Genetic Biodiversity Network

The Mekong River Commission Secretariat (MRCS) and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) are co-organising a training and final workshop of the PEER (Partnerships for Enhanced Engagement in Research) Project 3-100: Building Mekong

Third Mekong River Commission Summit

The Mekong River Commission held its 3rd Summit on 5 April 2018 in Siem Reap, Cambodia, whose agenda and related statements are downloadable below.

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