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Regional Meeting to Review the Results of a Pilot Study on Sustainable Agriculture Groundwater Use Management (November 16, 2021)

Regional Meeting to Review the Results of a Pilot Study on Sustainable Agriculture Groundwater Use Management (November 16, 2021)

Phnom Penh: The Mekong River ​​​​​​Commission ​Secretariat ​organized a regional meeting to review the results of a pilot study on sustainable agriculture groundwater use management. The participants from Cambodia are the Ministry of​ Water Resources​ and Meteorology, Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Tonle Sap Authority, Ministry of Mines and Energy, Ministry of Rural Development, and officials from the CNMC (Director, Deputy Director, and Officials). The objectives of the meeting are to (1) discuss and finalize the draft regional report, roadmap, action plan, technical guidelines for sustainable groundwater modeling, and (2) review and discuss the initial draft of the concept note and ToRs for international and national consultant in the third phase....

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Notification On Water Release Schedule From Sesan 4 Reservoir and Sesan 4A Reservoir to the lower area of Sesan River from 16-30 November 2021

Notification On Water Release Schedule From Sesan 4 Reservoir and Sesan 4A Reservoir to the lower area of Sesan River from 16-30 November 2021

Notification On Water Release Schedule From Sesan 4 Reservoir and Sesan 4A Reservoir to the lower area of Sesan River from 16-30 November 2021....

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National Working Session on Transboundary Flood and Drought Management between Cambodia and Thailand (November 15, 2021)

National Working Session on Transboundary Flood and Drought Management between Cambodia and Thailand (November 15, 2021)

Kampong Cham: H.E Mr. So Sophort, Secretary General of Cambodia National Mekong Committee (CNMC), chaired a national working session on transboundary flood and drought management between Cambodia and Thailand. There are participants from the Ministry of Water Resources and Meteorology, Ministry of Agriculture Forestry and Fisheries, Ministry of Environment, Ministry of Mines and Energy, Ministry of Public Works and Transport, Ministry of Rural Development, National Committee for Disaster Management and officials from the CNMCS (Deputy Secretary General, Director, Deputy Director and some Officials. The objective of the meeting was to: (1) review and discuss the master plan for floods and droughts in the Cambodian-Thai border area (9C និង9T), (2) review and discuss the updated river basin atlas, and (3) to gather opinions for The 5th National Working Group Meeting on 22-23 November 2021....

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Inter-Ministerial Meeting to Review and Discuss the Contents of the Draft Agreed Minutes of the 19th Meeting of the Cambodia-Vietnam (November 15, 2021)

Inter-Ministerial Meeting to Review and Discuss the Contents of the Draft Agreed Minutes of the 19th Meeting of the Cambodia-Vietnam (November 15, 2021)

Phnom Penh: HE Watt Botkosal, Deputy Secretary-General of the Cambodia National Mekong Committee, and Mr. Kim Seiha, Deputy Director of the Department of Planning and International Cooperation of CNMC, participated in an inter-ministerial meeting to review and discuss the contents of the draft Agreed Minutes of the 19th Meeting of the Cambodia-Vietnam Joint Commission for Economic, Cultural, Scientific and Technological Cooperation. In attendance were representatives from 27 Ministries and institutions, including Lok Chumteav Dr. Soeung Rath Chavy, Secretary of State of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, who presided over the Meeting. During the meeting, participants reviewed and discussed the inputs, and it was agreed that the Draft Minutes should be sent to the Vietnamese side for review and approval....

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Mission Team of the MIWRMP3 to Inspected the Construction Status of 28 Hydrological-Meteorological Stations (November 08-13, 2021)

Mission Team of the MIWRMP3 to Inspected the Construction Status of 28 Hydrological-Meteorological Stations (November 08-13, 2021)

The Mission Team will be led by H.E Te Navuth, Permanent Vice-Chairman of the Cambodia National Mekong Committee (CNMC) and Director of the Mekong Integrated Water Resources Management Project Phase 3 (MIWRMP3). The Mission Team consists of the relevant departments and the Department of Water Resources and Meteorology of the Ministry of Water Resources and Meteorology, the technical advisory group of DHI and the working group of the project from the CNMC General Secretariat. The Mission Team inspected the construction status of 28 hydrological-meteorological stations under the MIWRMP 3, component 2, including 10 in Stung Treng, 7 in Ratanakkiri, 6 in Mondulkiri and 5 in Kratie Province. As a result, the Mission Team assessed the construction progress of the stations, seeing that most of them is completed in construction, only four stations still remain to be continued due to the Covid-19 pandemics, and the water level make delayed the construction of some stations, howev...

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