The report describes the biomonitoring survey conducted in 2015 in the Lower Mekong River Basin (LMB), which contributes to the evaluation of the overall ecological health of the river.
Final Report Agricultural Land Use Monitoring (Pilot study in the Selected Areas in each member country)
This pilot study analyses driving forces of major agricultural land-use changes and its impacts on local people’s livelihoods, and provides key recommendations on basin-wide management and development in agriculture and irrigation sector.
The DMS 2020-2025 aims to address interests and needs in drought management and mitigation in the MRC Member Countries. It was formulated based on the objectives and strategic goals of the Drought Management Programme 2011-2015.
The report describes the biological indicator groups sampled during 2017, uses this information to derive biological indicators for the sites examined, and use biometric indicators to evaluate these sites.
The State of Basin Report (SoBR) is a flagship product and an integral part of the MRC’s strategic planning cycle. Prepared every five years, the report assesses conditions within the basin and the impacts that development and use of the water and related natural resources are having. It is a basis for the Member Countries and other key stakeholders to discuss and determine appropriate actions for ensuring sustainable development of the Mekong basin.
The Guidelines provide guidance and best practices to policy makers and project planners on flood risk reduction, stakeholder participation, and evaluation of environment, social and economic impacts.
The Guidelines describe key practices for integrated flood risk management and approaches to identification of measures and assessment of social, economic and environmental impact. It also introduces ways to engage stakeholders in the implementation of these measures.
The Guidelines provide a common knowledge base to apply in policy formulation, strategy and plan development and project design and evaluation of flood proofing plans and measures.
This snapshot ้highlights key findings and recommendations of the Council Study, including on potential benefits and impacts of water resource developments in different sectors, and underlines needs and opportunities in the Lower Mekong River Basin (LMB).