On April 22nd and 23rd, 2016, Can Tho University (CTU) coordinated with Ho Chi Minh City Peace and Development Foundation, Tri Viet Center for Social and Educational Studies organized a conference on Sustainable Uses of the Mekong Water Resources. It was attended by national and international experts, scholars and researchers from Norway, the US, France, China, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia; representatives of local and international social and non-governmental organizations, research institutes, universities and businesses in the country.
Conference on Sustainable Uses of the Mekong Water Resources has brought about a multidimensional, multi-perspective discussion on the issues of Hydropower on the Mekong and conflicting interests, environment and climate change in the Mekong River Basin, various growth and development scenarios for the Mekong River Basin: Implications for the livelihood of riparian communities and countries concerned.
Excecuting activities related to “Communication and Dissemination” about groundwater depletion and land subsidence
The consortium of ACARDIS (the Netherlands) and the Research Institute for Climate Change, Can Tho University (DRAGON – Mekong Institute) is going to...
Seminar “Social vulnerability to climate change-modified water hazards in the Vietnamese Mekong Delta Coastal Zone”
On 14th June, 2021, a seminar “Social vulnerability to climate change-modified water hazards in the Vietnamese Mekong Delta Coastal Zone” was organize...
Planting trees in response to World Environment Day on June 5, 2021
The Research Institute for Climate Change (DRAGON-Mekong Institute) held activities of planting trees in response to World Environment Day on June 5,...
Interview: “The many climate challenges facing the Mekong Delta”
Philip Degenhardt - Regional Director of the Rosa-Luxemburg-Stiftung’s Southeast Asia Office in Hanoi spoke with Associate. Professor. Doctor Nguyen H...
Launch event for the project “Inow Asia"
On April 19th, 2020, a launch event for the project “Inow Asia: Development of Innovative multilevel formation programs for the new water leading prof...