Mekong River's water flows at record low for third year in a row World

Mekong River's water flows at record low for third year in a row

The Secretariat of the Mekong River Commission (MRC) has called on the six countries along the Mekong to urgently solve the problems of low flows in the region, abnormal changes in water levels, and drought in the context of record low flows in the lower Mekong River basin for the third consecutive year.
SAV - responsible chair of ASOSAI in 2018-21 term Business

SAV - responsible chair of ASOSAI in 2018-21 term

The State Audit Office of Vietnam (SAV) has proved itself as a responsible chair of the Asian Organisation of Supreme Audit Institutions (ASOSAI) in the 2018-2021 term, as seen through ASOSAI activities during the period.
One-third of freshwater fish species facing extinction World

One-third of freshwater fish species facing extinction

Nearly a third of the world’s freshwater fish species are on the verge of extinction, according to a report recently released by 16 conservation groups, including the World Wild Fund for Nature (WWF), the London Zoological Society, Global Wildlife Conservation and The Nature Conservancy.
US pledges to enhance cooperation with Mekong subregion’s countries World

US pledges to enhance cooperation with Mekong subregion’s countries

The US will bolster support for countries in the Mekong subregion through the Mekong-US partnership, US Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for the Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs Atul Keshap said at a recent online seminar to reveal results of a report on transboundary rivers and addressing challenges in Mekong River.
Mekong Delta ensures water supply Society

Mekong Delta ensures water supply

Saltwater intrusion in the Mekong Delta in the 2020 – 21 dry season is expected to be higher than average, but not as severe as the last dry season.
Webinar discusses fate of Mekong River Environment

Webinar discusses fate of Mekong River

PanNature, a Vietnamese not-for-profit organisation, in collaboration with the Mekong Community Institute of Thailand (MCI) and the NGO Forum on Cambodia, organised a webinar themed “The Fate of the Mekong River: Current Development and Future Perspectives” on November 5 within the framework of the ASEAN People’s Forum 2020.