Media Advisory: Twenty-second Meeting of the MRC Council


Phnom Penh, Cambodia, 12 Dec 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 13 January 2016 from 10:20 am at The Intercontinental Hotel in Phnom Penh, Cambodia the MRC Council will discuss management and financial matters, internal rules governing the MRC governing bodies, updated MRC IWRM-based Basin Development Strategy and MRC Strategic Plan for 2016-2020, MRC reform, 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:

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


Phone: +856 263 263 extension 4062

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