Media Advisory: Twenty-first Meeting of the MRC Council

Hanoi, Viet Nam, 15 Jan 2015

Every year, water and environment ministers of Cambodia, Lao PDR, Thailand and Viet Nam convene to review and come to mutual conclusion on the management and development of water and related resources of the Lower Mekong Basin within the framework of the 1995 Mekong Agreement.

At the upcoming Meeting, to be held on 15 January 2015 from 10:20 am at The Melia Hanoi Hotel in Hanoi, Viet Nam, the MRC Council will discuss management and financial matters, internal rules governing the MRC governing bodies, recruitment of the MRC’s new riparian CEO, and the progress to the study on sustainable management and development of the Mekong River including impacts by mainstream hydropower projects.

Interested members of the media are requested to inform the MRC Secretariat to attend the opening and photo opportunities.

To confirm your participation and for more information, please contact:

Mr Khy Lim, Communication Officer, Office of the Secretariat in Phnom Penh


Phone +85523 425 353 extension 1061


The International Cooperation and Communication Section, Office of the Secretariat in Vientiane


Phone: +856 263 263 extension 4062

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