Publications related to Agriculture and Irrigation
The study aims to facilitate the long-term planning and policy- making in the crop production sector towards a food secured and poverty-alleviated future for the Lower Mekong River Basin in the face of climate change.
Irrigation for Food Security, Poverty Alleviation and Rural Development in the Lower Mekong River Basin
The report features food security and poverty implications of the current irrigation sector and planned irrigation developments with discussions on how to irrigate the remaining rain-fed areas.
This report provides an overview of the irrigation sector in the lower Mekong countries, including on the issues of environment and capacity of engineers and engineering communities, technical protocols in planning, design, construction management, operations and maintenance, and capacity development.
Th report documents and reviews the performance of the Basin Development Plan Programme under its Phase 2 programme (BDP2) during 5 years of activities between 2007 and 2011.
Basin-Wide Collaboration in the Agriculture and Irrigation Subsectors towards the Development and Food Security in the Lower Mekong River Basin
The report is a synopsis of the presentations and resulting discussion from a two day symposium held at the Mekong River Commission (MRC), Vientiane, 13-14 November 2012. The symposium aims to identify knowledge gaps for the materialisation of the MRC’s Strategic Priority.
25-26 March 2011, Preah Sihanouk Province, Cambodia
MRC Technical Paper No.26
This paper describes the multifunctional roles of paddy fields in the Lower Mekong River Basin (LMB), focusing on the Mekong Delta region focused on the Northeastern region of Thailand.
This is a summary report of the main State of the Basin Report 2010. It describes the status of fisheries, forestry, agriculture, hydropower, water quality, wetlands, navigation and trade, climate change and flood management in the Lower Mekong River Basin and the interactions between them.