Publications related to Flood and Drought

Flood Situation Report 2011
Technical Paper No.36

The report provides information about the meteorological conditions, which caused heavy rainfall in many parts of the Lower Mekong River Basin (LMB) and led to a critical flood situation, particularly in the lower part of the LMB.

Download | Published on: 01 Nov 2011 | Language: English | Size: 4.6 MB

Roads and Floods: Best Practice Guidelines for the Integrated Planning and Design of Economically Sound and Environmentally Friendly Roads in the Mekong Floodplains of Cambodia and Viet Nam
Technical Paper No.35

The report presents a study on road development in a sensitive ecosystem like the floodplain of the Mekong in a sustainable manner that minimizes the impacts on the benefits of the annual inundations and at the same time reduces damage to roads.

Download | Published on: 01 Oct 2011 | Language: English | Size: 1.6 MB

Annual Mekong Flood Report 2010

The report discusses the 2010 flood situation in relation to rainfall and moisture, stream flow and water levels, and impacts of the dams in China on the Mekong hydrology.

Download | Published on: 04 Jul 2011 | Language: English | Size: 4.5 MB

Enhancing Cooperation in Addressing Transboundary Flood Issues: Pocket Version of Explanatory Note

The note provides a summary of the two leading reports on this subject that aim to assist the Member Countries in addressing transboundary flood and related issued through enhanced cooperation.

Download | Published on: 30 Mar 2011 | Language: English | Size: 3.5 MB

Annual Mekong Flood Report 2009

The report provides a detailed review of the hydrological aspects of the flood season, which in 2009 was significantly below average in terms of peak discharges and overall flood volumes.

Download | Published on: 01 Jul 2010 | Language: English | Size: 3.7 MB

8th Annual Mekong Flood Forum on Flood Risk Management and Mitigation in the LMB: Conference Proceedings

The report captures the proceedings of the 8th Annual Mekong Flood Forum, of which the discussions focuse on the database systems and tools used for dissemination of flood, forecasting and early warning products, and guidelines for the preparation of flood risk management plans.

Download | Published on: 26 May 2010 | Language: English | Size: 8.3 MB

7th Annual Mekong Flood Forum on Integrated Flood Risk Management in the LMB: Forum Proceedings

The report features the proceedings of the 7th Annual Mekong Flood Forum, which provides the opportunity to discuss the Annual Mekong Flood Report for 2008 and examines the impact of floods from the perspectives of the Member Countries.

Download | Published on: 13 May 2010 | Language: English | Size: 13 MB

State of the Basin Report 2010

This report builds on the first State of the Basin Report, which was published in 2003. 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.

Download | Published on: 01 Jan 2010 | Language: English | Size: 43 MB

State of the Basin Report 2010 (Summary, English)

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.

Download | Published on: 01 Jan 2010 | Language: English | Size: 2 MB

State of the Basin Report 2010 (Summary, Khmer)

This is the Khmer version of the Station of the Basin Report (SoBR). The report 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.

Download | Published on: 01 Jan 2010 | Language: English | Size: 2.6 MB

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