MRC and JICA launch joint study on forest conservation and river basin management for environmental conservation in the Lower Mekong.
Because Bangkok is spearheading the fund, it will contribute seed money, Thai Premier said, without elaborating. Senior officials from the five nations would meet later this year to discuss details.
The Mekong Subregion’s key natural capital stocks are in a state of decline. How to reverse course?
These Mekong regional summits take place this weekend in Bangkok, and should be integrated into one body.
Up to 2,000 logs cut from champac and pine trees weighing over 1,300 tons seized by authorities
China’s growing control over the Mekong is a crucial component of immobilising sovereignty in mainland Southeast Asia.
As the world’s single largest contributor of plastic waste into the marine environment, Mekong countries must provide leadership to restore health in our oceans.
Myanmar wants to purchase about 300-400MW of power, but that will depend on the results of the feasibility study.
Myanmar has some of the lowest electricity rates in the world. However, connecting and supplying power to the millions of people who will drive Myanmar’s development is a huge endeavor.
Companies acquired concessions amounting to the size of a small European country, while rural Mekong residents saw their landholdings shrink or disappear over the past two decades.
Myanmar can solve its plastic pollution problem. It starts with reducing personal use of single use plastic and switching to alternatives
Sign joint Ministerial Call for Action at the World Health Assembly in Geneva to strengthen tracking and reporting