Our Research: Vietnam

  • 2018-09

Emergence of Integrated Water Resources Management: measuring implementation in Vietnam

IWRM can be defined as “a process that promotes the coordinated development and management of water, land and related resources in order to maximize economic and social welfare in an equitable manner without compromising the sustainability of vital ecosystems” (GWP, 2012). Recently, the changes in laws and regulations, such as… Read More
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  • 2018-10

Knowledge Networks in the Mekong

Knowledge networks, then and now, global or local, are meant to manage knowledge. This report examines knowledge networks in Southeast Asia's Mekong region. Water Knowledge is intended as an informal research output focusing on current research discussions and debates around the waters and rivers of Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam… Read More
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  • 2018

Hydropower resettlement in the Mekong region

The number of people displaced by hydropower dam construction has been growing steadily as more dams are constructed on the Mekong mainstream and its tributaries. More dams are proposed because the governments of Mekong countries regard them as a means to tackle poverty and stimulate economic growth (MRC, 2009). Many… Read More
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  • 2016-03

Integrating Global Satellite-Derived Data Products as a Pre-Analysis for Hydrological Modelling Studies: A Case Study for the Red River Basin

With changes in weather patterns and intensifying anthropogenic water use, there is an increasing need for spatio-temporal information on water fluxes and stocks in river basins. The assortment of satellite-derived open-access information sources on rainfall (P) and land use/land cover (LULC) is currently being expanded with the application of actual… Read More
  • 2013

Mekong Sediment Basics

Reviews current literature on Mekong sediments including: sources and volume, how sediments affect dams and reservoir, how much sediment will be blocked by dams, impact on riverine habitats, fisheries, agriculture, navigation, the Tonle Sap floodplains and the Vietnam delta, and if and how sediment losses can be mitigated. Read More
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  • 2013

Mekong Sediment Basics (Chinese Language)

Reviews current literature on Mekong sediments including: sources and volume, how sediments affect dams and reservoir, how much sediment will be blocked by dams, impact on riverine habitats, fisheries, agriculture, navigation, the Tonle Sap floodplains and the Vietnam delta, and if and how sediment losses can be mitigated. Read More
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  • 2013

Mekong Sediment Basics (Lao Language)

Reviews current literature on Mekong sediments including: sources and volume, how sediments affect dams and reservoir, how much sediment will be blocked by dams, impact on riverine habitats, fisheries, agriculture, navigation, the Tonle Sap floodplains and the Vietnam delta, and if and how sediment losses can be mitigated. Read More
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  • 2013

Mekong Sediment Basics (Khmer)

Reviews current literature on Mekong sediments including: sources and volume, how sediments affect dams and reservoir, how much sediment will be blocked by dams, impact on riverine habitats, fisheries, agriculture, navigation, the Tonle Sap floodplains and the Vietnam delta, and if and how sediment losses can be mitigated. Read More
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  • 2013

Corporate Social Responsibility in Mekong Hydropower Development (Chinese Language)

Reviews current literature on definitions of CSR, main international frameworks, criticisms, CSR in Asia, CSR in hydropower, and drivers and trends in CSR. Read More
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  • 2013

Corporate Social Responsibility in Mekong Hydropower Development (Vietnamese)

Reviews current literature on definitions of CSR, main international frameworks, criticisms, CSR in Asia, CSR in hydropower, and drivers and trends in CSR. Read More
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  • 2013

Corporate Social Responsibility in Mekong Hydropower Development (Thai Language)

Reviews current literature on definitions of CSR, main international frameworks, criticisms, CSR in Asia, CSR in hydropower, and drivers and trends in CSR. Read More
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  • 2013

Corporate Social Responsibility in Mekong Hydropower Development (Lao Language)

Reviews current literature on definitions of CSR, main international frameworks, criticisms, CSR in Asia, CSR in hydropower, and drivers and trends in CSR. Read More
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  • 2013

Corporate Social Responsibility in Mekong Hydropower Development (Khmer Language)

Reviews current literature on definitions of CSR, main international frameworks, criticisms, CSR in Asia, CSR in hydropower, and drivers and trends in CSR. Read More
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  • 2013

Corporate Social Responsibility in Mekong Hydropower Development

Reviews current literature on definitions of CSR, main international frameworks, criticisms, CSR in Asia, CSR in hydropower, and drivers and trends in CSR. Read More
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  • 2013

China’s Influence on Hydropower Development in the Lancang River and Lower Mekong River Basin (English Language)

Reviews the history of Chinese hydropower development on the Lancang from the 1950s to the present, the downstream political, economic and environmental implications of Lancang hydropower, China’s hydropower influence in the Lower Mekong Basin, and China’s external environmental and social policies related to hydropower. Read More
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  • 2013

China’s Influence on Hydropower Development in the Lancang River and Lower Mekong River Basin (Khmer Language)

Reviews the history of Chinese hydropower development on the Lancang from the 1950s to the present, the downstream political, economic and environmental implications of Lancang hydropower, China’s hydropower influence in the Lower Mekong Basin, and China’s external environmental and social policies related to hydropower. Read More
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  • 2013

China’s Influence on Hydropower Development in the Lancang River and Lower Mekong River Basin (Vietnamese Language)

Reviews the history of Chinese hydropower development on the Lancang from the 1950s to the present, the downstream political, economic and environmental implications of Lancang hydropower, China’s hydropower influence in the Lower Mekong Basin, and China’s external environmental and social policies related to hydropower. Read More
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  • 2013

China’s Influence on Hydropower Development in the Lancang River and Lower Mekong River Basin (Thai Language)

Reviews the history of Chinese hydropower development on the Lancang from the 1950s to the present, the downstream political, economic and environmental implications of Lancang hydropower, China’s hydropower influence in the Lower Mekong Basin, and China’s external environmental and social policies related to hydropower. Read More
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