Publications related to Flood and Drought

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 | Published on: 05 Apr 2016 | Language: English | Size: 5 MB

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 | Published on: 13 Jan 2016 | Language: English | Size: 6.4 MB

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 | Published on: 31 Mar 2015 | Language: English | Size: 3.8 MB

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 | Published on: 23 Feb 2015 | Language: English | Size: 5.5 MB

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 | Published on: 03 Sep 2014 | Language: English | Size: 4.7 MB

Annual Mekong Flood Report 2011

This report reviews 2011's flood conditions within the Lower Mekong River Basin and particularly focuses on the lessons learnt from the extreme events of the year 2000.

Download | Published on: 01 Aug 2014 | Language: English | Size: 2.8 MB

Annual Mekong Flood Report 2012

This report looks at flash floods in particular their relation with tributary and mainstream floods. It makes a comparison between these and riverine floods and discusses their impacts on their incidence and severity, such as land use changes and climate change.

Download | Published on: 01 Aug 2014 | Language: English | Size: 3.8 MB

Annual Mekong Flood Report 2013

This report highlights the regional incidence of typhoons and tropical storms as well as their role in the flood hydrology of the Lower Mekong River Basin. It also presents an overview of the flood season over the year and a summary of the national flood reports from the MRC Member Countries.

Download | Published on: 01 Aug 2014 | Language: English | Size: 6.2 MB

Basin Development Plan: Completion Report for Phase 2 (2007-2011)

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.

Download | Published on: 26 Nov 2012 | Language: English | Size: 28 MB

The Impact and Management of Floods and Droughts in the Lower Mekong River Basin and the Implications of Possible Climate Change
Working Paper 2011-2015

The report provides an overview on economic cost of floods and drought in the Lower Mekong River Basin and the implications of climate change.

Download | Published on: 31 Mar 2012 | Language: English | Size: 5 MB

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