Water Governance-A situational analysis of Cambodia, Lao PDR and Viet Nam published

05 January 2010 | News story

This report is the second in a series of publications to be brought out under the Mekong Region Water Dialogues.

We believe that water governance is linked to sustainable livelihoods and to ecosystem conservation. This synthesis report presents key issues in water governance in Cambodia, Lao PDR and Viet Nam, including issues specific to individual countries, as well as issues shared in common by the countries. Recommendations for change are provided together with suggestions for priority topics for future country and regional dialogues.


This image shows the courtship behavior of Indian Bull frogs (Holobatrachus tigerinus). During the monsoon, the breeding males become bright yellow in color, while females remain dull. The prominent blue vocal sacs of male produce strong nasal mating call.