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Vietnam National Mekong Committee

Vietnam National Mekong Committee to strengthen organisation

Society

Vietnam National Mekong Committee to strengthen organisation

The standing office of Vietnam National Mekong Committee should focus on implementing a project on strengthening the organisation of the committee after the project receives the Prime Minister’s approval, according to Deputy Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Le Cong Thanh.

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.

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.