Innovation and Cooperation for a Water Secure and Sustainable Mekong

Phnom Penh, 31 March 2023 – At the invitation of His Excellency Sonexay SIPHANDONE Prime Minister of the Lao People-s Democratic Republic, Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo HUN SEN, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, will lead a high-level delegation to attend the Fourth Summit of the Mekong River Commission ( MRC) under the theme “Innovation and Cooperation for a Water Secure and Sustainable Mekong”, which Will be held on 5 April 2023 in Vientiane, Lao People’s Democratic Republic.
Samdech Techo Prime Minister will be accompanied by His Excellency Lim Kean Hor, Minister of Water Resources and Meteorology and Chairman of Cambodia National Mekong Committee, His Excellency Say Sam Alt Minister of Environment, as well as other senior government officials of the Royal Government of Cambodia.
The Summit will review the significant progresses and achievements of the MRC made through the enhancement of joint efforts and partnerships towards achieving the sustainable development goals in the Mekong River Basin since the Third MRC Summit in 2018 in Cambodia, and discuss the emerging challenges in the Mekong River Basin, setting the future strategic directions to jointly address the basin
challenges more effectively as well as to further promote regional cooperation and partnerships for a sustainable Mekong.