Publications related to Environmental Health

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20 Years of Cooperation

The year 2015 marks the 20th anniversary of the Mekong Agreement on Cooperation for the Sustainable Development of the Mekong River Basin. Signed in Chiang Rai on April 5, 1995, the agreement between Cambodia, Lao PDR, Thailand and Viet Nam...

Published on: 13th Jan 2016
File size: 6.4 MB - Language: English
Topic(s): Agriculture & Irrigation, Basin Planning, Climate Change, Environmental Health, Fisheries, Flood & Drought, People, River Transport, Sustainable Hydropower

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2011 Annual Water Quality Data Assessment Report

MRC Technical Paper No.40

The Annual Water Quality Report provides a detailed study of the current status of the water quality in the Mekong River. The routine water quality monitoring under the WQMN has become one of the key environmental monitoring activities implemented under the MRC Environment Programme, supporting the implementation of the Procedures for Water Quality. The actual monitoring of water quality is being implemented by the designated laboratories of the Member Countries.

Published on: 31st May 2013
File size: 2.2 MB - Language: English
Topic(s): Environmental Health

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2013 Lower Mekong Regional Water Quality Monitoring Report

MRC Technical Paper No.51

The Lower Mekong Regional Water Quality Report is an annual report that provides a detailed study of the current status of the water quality in the Mekong River. The routine water quality monitoring under the WQMN has become one of the key environmental monitoring activities implemented under the MRC Environment Programme, supporting the implementation of the Procedures for Water Quality.

Published on: 28th Feb 2015
File size: 3 MB - Language: English
Topic(s): Environmental Health

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2014 Lower Mekong Regional Water Quality Monitoring Report

MRC Technical Paper No.60

The Lower Mekong Regional Water Quality Report is an annual report that provides a detailed study of the current status of the water quality in the Mekong River. The routine water quality monitoring under the WQMN has become one of the key environmental monitoring activities implemented under the MRC Environment Programme, supporting the implementation of the Procedures for Water Quality.

Published on: 1st Jun 2016
File size: 3.1 MB - Language: English
Topic(s): Environmental Health

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An assessment of environmental impacts of tourism in the Lower Mekong Basin

MRC Technical Paper No.28

The objective of this report is to assess the past, current and predicted bio-physical, sociocultural and economic impacts of tourism development in the LMB and identify concerns of trans-boundary and basin-wide character

Published on: 1st Dec 2010
File size: 5.7 MB - Language: English
Topic(s): Environmental Health, People

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An assessment of water quality in the Lower Mekong Basin

MRC Technical Paper No.19


Published on: 1st Nov 2008
File size: 2.1 MB - Language: English
Topic(s): Environmental Health

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Annual Report 2014


Published on: 31st Mar 2015
File size: 3.8 MB - Language: English
Topic(s): Agriculture & Irrigation, People, Basin Planning, Sustainable Hydropower, River Transport, Environmental Health, Fisheries, Flood & Drought, Climate Change

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Basin Development Strategy 2016-2020

MRC Strategic Plan, together with the four National Indicative Plans of MRC
Member Countries, represents a collective MRC response to address the strategic priorities and actions set forth in the updated IWRM-based Mekong Basin Development Strategy (BDS), and the institutional recommendations in the Roadmap for Decentralisation.

Published on: 5th Apr 2016
File size: 2.8 MB - Language: English
Topic(s): Agriculture & Irrigation, Basin Planning, Climate Change, Environmental Health, Fisheries, Flood & Drought, People, River Transport, Sustainable Hydropower

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Biodiversity and Fisheries in the Mekong River Basin

Mekong Development Series No. 2

In this report the authors propose that in the Mekong the importance of the fisheries is the major argument for protecting the biodiversity. They also
discuss threats to biodiversity from within and outside the fisheries sector and measures that should be undertaken to sustain biodiversity.

Published on: 1st Jun 2003
File size: 1.7 MB - Language: English
Topic(s): Environmental Health, Fisheries

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Biomonitoring Methods for the Lower Mekong Basin

This technical handbook has been designed for use by environmental agency staff and scientists in the MRC Member Countries, and covers practical methodologies on biomonitoring as a tool for evaluating the ecological health of the Mekong River.

Published on: 1st Apr 2010
File size: 1.7 MB - Language: English
Topic(s): Environmental Health

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Biomonitoring of the lower Mekong River and Selected Tributaries

MRC Technical Paper No.13


Published on: 1st Dec 2006
File size: 3.4 MB - Language: English
Topic(s): Fisheries, Environmental Health

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Biomonitoring of The Lower Mekong River and Selected Tributaries, 2004 – 2007

MRC Technical Paper No.20


Published on: 1st Dec 2008
File size: 4.8 MB - Language: English
Topic(s): Environmental Health, Fisheries

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COUNCIL STUDY Study on Sustainable Management and Development of the Mekong River

Progress Brief, August 2017

“A comprehensive state-of-the-art, integrated and cross-sectoral study on sustainable management and development of the Mekong River; for the environment, people, and economy.”

Published on: 31st Jul 2017
File size: 3.8 MB - Language: English
Topic(s): Agriculture & Irrigation, Basin Planning, Climate Change, Environmental Health, Fisheries, Flood & Drought, People, Sustainable Hydropower

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Diagnostic Study of Water Quality in the Lower Mekong Basin

MRC Technical Paper No.15


Published on: 1st Mar 2007
File size: 4 MB - Language: English
Topic(s): Environmental Health

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Identification Handbook of Freshwater Zooplankton of the Mekong River and its Tributaries

MRC Technical Paper No.45

A specialized taxonomic document containing all the species of zooplankton found in the lower Mekong River, from the MRC’s monitoring programme and other studies. The MRC hopes the book will assist Member Countries’ national experts and other scientists in other fields of study in assessing and monitoring environmental health of the Lower Mekong Basin.

Published on: 1st Apr 2015
File size: 7.9 MB - Language: English
Topic(s): Environmental Health

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Mekong Water Quality

Improved slightly since 2014, safe for human health and aquatic life, and agricultural use

The Mekong River Commission (MRC) has been measuring water quality since its early days.

Published on: 19th May 2017
File size: 684 KB - Language: English
Topic(s): Environmental Health

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MRC Annual Report 2012


Published on: 23rd Feb 2015
File size: 5.5 MB - Language: English
Topic(s): Climate Change, Flood & Drought, Fisheries, Environmental Health, River Transport, Sustainable Hydropower, Basin Planning, Agriculture & Irrigation, People

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MRC International Conference Publication

Cooperation for Water, Energy, and Food Security in Transboundary Basins under Changing Climate

The aim of this report is to present the main contributions from the participants of the Mekong River Commission’s (MRC) international conference entitled: Cooperation for Water, Energy and Food Security in Transboundary Basins under Changing Climate, held in Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam from 2–3 April, 2014.

Published on: 3rd Sep 2014
File size: 4.7 MB - Language: English
Topic(s): Climate Change, Flood & Drought, Fisheries, Environmental Health, River Transport, Sustainable Hydropower, Basin Planning, Agriculture & Irrigation, People

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