Publications related to Agriculture and Irrigation

Transboundary Dialogue Mekong Integrated Water Resources Management Project

This brochure describes an overview of the five bilateral projects of the four Mekong countries that addresses cross-border water resources management issues through transboundary dialogue and cooperation.

Download | DOI: 10.52107/mrc.ajg7g3 | Published on: 08 Aug 2017 | Language: English

Council Study on Sustainable Management and Development of the Mekong River
Progress Brief, August 2017

“A comprehensive state-of-the-art, integrated and cross-sectoral study on sustainable management and development of the Mekong River; for the environment, people, and economy.”

Download | DOI: 10.52107/mrc.ajg7g5 | Published on: 31 Jul 2017 | Language: English

Integrated Water Resources Management-based Basin Development Strategy 2016-2020 for the Lower Mekong Basin

The Basin Development Strategy (BDS) 2016-2020 aims to address water management and development issues through increasing regional dialogue and cooperation, strengthening basin-wide procedures and guidelines, improving water related monitoring and information management, and enhancing national plans and projects.

Download | DOI: 10.52107/mrc.ajg7th | Published on: 05 Apr 2016 | Language: English

Strategic Plan 2016-2020

The Strategic Plan (SP) 2016-2020 sets out how for the period 2016-2020 the MRC will deliver the role established by the 1995 Mekong Agreement: to promote and coordinate sustainable development and management of the Mekong’s water and related natural resources.

Download | DOI: 10.52107/mrc.ajg7tk | Published on: 05 Apr 2016 | Language: English

Mekong River Commission: 20 Years of Cooperation

2015 marks the 20th anniversary of the Mekong Agreement on Cooperation for the Sustainable Development of the Mekong River Basin. The report illustrates how the MRC has been helping its Member Countries co-manage and develop their shared water resources.

Download | DOI: 10.52107/mrc.ajg7v0 | Published on: 13 Jan 2016 | Language: English

MRC Annual Report 2014

The Report presents achievements made under the MRC Strategic Plan 2011-2015, including in the areas of climate change, navigation, regional cooperation, organisational reform and the implementation of the MRC Procedures.

Download | DOI: 10.52107/mrc.ajg84w | Published on: 31 Mar 2015 | Language: English

MRC Annual Report 2012

The Report discusses decentralisation of the MRC’s Core River Basin Management Functions, the development and implementation of the Basin Development Plan and achievements made under the MRC programmes.

Download | DOI: 10.52107/mrc.ajg86p | Published on: 23 Feb 2015 | Language: English

Cooperation for Water, Energy, and Food Security in Transboundary Basins under Changing Climate

The report presents the main contributions from the participants of the MRC's international conference entitled: Cooperation for Water, Energy and Food Security in Transboundary Basins under Changing Climate, held in Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam from 2–3 April, 2014.

Download | DOI: 10.52107/mrc.ajgf87 | Published on: 03 Sept 2014 | Language: English

Crop Production for Food Security and Rural Poverty: Baseline and Pilot Modeling

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.

Download | DOI: 10.52107/mrc.ajgfnb | Published on: 30 Jun 2014 | Language: English

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.

Download | DOI: 10.52107/mrc.ajgftr | Published on: 30 Jun 2014 | Language: English