Strengthening the coordination of flows in the Mekong

Improving regional and national communication and information sharing in Lao PDR On 2 May 2023, the Lao National Mekong Committee Secretariat (LNMCS) and Alluvium presented the Draft Guidelines for Flow Coordination in Lao PDR at the 4th Mekong River Commission (MRC) Summit hosted in Vientiane, Laos. The MRC Summit is the highest-level political event in the […]

Team Australia at the Mekong River Commission Summit

With temperatures above 40 degrees and hundreds of delegates converging from all over the world for the 4th Mekong River Commission International Conference and Summit, Vientiane was literally and figuratively a hot place to be the first weekend in April 2023. Our home in the Lao PDR National Convention Centre was the ‘Australia’ booth in […]

Partners Workshop resources now available

The key annual event for AWP, our Partners Workshop took place from 8-9 March 2023 in Adelaide, South Australia. The workshop was an opportunity to share knowledge and experience and look at how Australia can effectively play a role in supporting the Indo-Pacific in climate action and response. Recordings of selected sessions are now available […]

Coordinating flows in the Mekong: Pilot design in the Nam Ngum Basin (Lao PDR)

In the Greater Mekong Basin, there has been acceleration of hydropower and other reservoir development over the last 10 years, which is projected to continue. Total installed capacity (in MW) in the Greater Mekong Basin has risen from below 5,000 MW in the year 2000 to close to 35,000MW in 2020. This rapid growth in […]

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