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Discussion on Sustainable Development under the "Belt and Road Initiative" (June 30, 2021)

Discussion on Sustainable Development under the

Phnom Penh: H.E Mr. Te Navuth, Permanent Vice-Chairman of Cambodia National Mekong Committee (CNMC), participated in the Discussion on Sustainable Development under the "Belt and Road Initiative" of China for the Countries along the Mekong River, which is organized by the Cambodia International Association for Commerce. The Discussion attended by the Chairman of the Cambodia-China Association for Commerce, Chairman of the Association of Cambodia-China Friendship, and the Representatives from CNMC, MoE and NCDM. Permanent Vice-Chair on behalf of Excellency Minister for Water Resources and Meteorology and Chairman of CNMC has informed on the Progress of the Regional Cooperation for sustainable development in the Mekong River basin which Cambodia takes part under the framework of MRC and LMC. The Discussion has highly appreciated the positive results of the investment projects and economic development of Cambodia under the Belt and Road Initiative.....

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Regional Consultation Workshop on 2019 Lower Mekong Water Quality Monitoring Report (June 29-30, 2021)

Regional Consultation Workshop on 2019 Lower Mekong Water Quality Monitoring Report (June 29-30, 2021)

Phnom Penh: Cambodia working group have been participated the Regional Consultation workshop on 2019 Lower Mekong Water Quality Monitoring Report and the Refresher Training on monitoring and reporting requirements and was attended by Member Countries, and MRCS. Cambodia working group comes from Ministry of Water Resources and Meteorology, Ministry of Environment, and Cambodia National Mekong Committee. The Objective of the workshop: 1.  Discuss and obtain feedback for finalization of 019 Lower Mekong Water Quality Monitoring Report 2.  Review and discuss outline of 2020 Lower Mekong Water Quality Monitoring Report and 3.  Improved common understanding of water quality data analyses, interpretation, and reporting....

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3rd National Working Group Meeting and Training on Flood and Drought Management (June 30 and July 01, 2021)

3rd National Working Group Meeting and Training on Flood and Drought Management (June 30 and July 01, 2021)

Phnom Penh: H.E Mr. Long Saravuth, Deputy Secretary General of Cambodia National Mekong Committee (CNMC), chaired the 3rd National Working Group Meeting and Training on Flood and Drought Management. In the Cambodia-Thailand border area with the participation of officials from relevant Ministries and institutions (MOWRAM, MAFF, MOP, MRD, TSA, MPWT, NCDM and MLMUPC), Officials from ICEM, GIZ, MRCS, national experts, international experts and Officials from CNMC, a total of 26 Persons (4 Females). The purpose of the meeting and training are: (1) to discuss the budget and prepare additional comprehensive concept paper to apply for funding from the Global Environment Facility (GEF) for the phase III of the project; (2) to discuss the river basin atlas and potential areas at 9C and 9T  (3) to discuss work plans for the next quarter (4) Understanding of tools for flood and drought assessment and warning at basin scale and (5) How nature based solutions and hybrid measures contri...

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Water level Bulletin (June 30, 2021)

Water level Bulletin (June 30, 2021)

Water level at Mekong, Tonle Sap and Tonle Bassac hydrological stations on June 30, 2021 and forecasting for the next 5 days....

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Technical Training Workshop on Using the Flood Forecasting Tools (June 29, 2021)

Technical Training Workshop on Using the Flood Forecasting Tools (June 29, 2021)

Kampong Cham: H.E So Sophot, Secretary General of Cambodia National Mekong Committee, chaired the Technical Training Workshop on using the flood forecasting Tools and the Mekong River Commission's Flash Flood Guidance Operation with participation of technical officials from relevant line ministries and agencies concerned, provincial departments, experts group from the MRC Secretariat and the CNMC General Secretariat. As a result, the workshop (1) strengthened the capacity of technical officers from relevant ministries and institutions on how to use the technical tools and exchange of knowledge/skills on the Mekong flood forecasting and operation of flash flood guidance systems; and (2) found main challenges of acquiring and using adequate data with QA/QC and strengthened cooperation with relevant ministries and institutions/units on data and information sharing for the Mekong flooding notification and  flash flood early warning. There will be a technical review...

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