Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 17:15:18

Vietnam National Mekong Committee

Mekong Delta faces major water crisis

Society

Mekong Delta faces major water crisis

More efforts must be made to efficiently manage and use scarce water resources of the Mekong River as climate change and rapid development to produce electricity have threatened its sustainability.

Vietnam-Cambodia working group on water resources meets

Environment

Vietnam-Cambodia working group on water resources meets

The Vietnam-Cambodia Joint Working Group on drafting regulations on joint management and use of water resources along the two countries’ border on June 13 began its 10th meeting with Cambodia’s National Mekong Committee and Ministry of Water Resources and Meteorology.

Consensus - key to protect lower Mekong River

Environment

Consensus - key to protect lower Mekong River

As a nation in the lower Mekong River basin, Vietnam potentially bears serious impacts from programmes and development projects deployed on the mainstream of the upper river, and therefore needs to put forward solutions to deal with different development scenarios.