2016 Greater Mekong Forum

2016 Greater Mekong Forum on Water, Food, and Energy

The Greater Mekong Forum on Water, Food and Energy is the largest annual knowledge-sharing event in the Greater Mekong. It presents research-based evidence to non-governmental organisations, policy-makers, the private sector, and development agencies. It does this through carefully designed and facilitated dialogues.

9-11 November 2016
Bangkok, Thailand
Prince Palace Hotel


Check out some photos from the event on our Flickr account.

The 2016 Greater Mekong Forum on Water and Food was implemented by the CGIAR Research Program on Water, Land and Ecosystems, with support from the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) of the Australian government and the International Water Management Institute (IWMI). The 2016 forum was co-hosted by: The Centre for Social Development Studies, Faculty of Political Science, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand; The Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand.


In addition, we received generous support from WWF in the Greater Mekong, GIZ, and the Mekong Partnership for the Environment (MPE). Thank you.


Who came?

We welcomed 390 participants, representing 210 institutions. Of the latter, 11% were Cambodian, 5% Chinese, 10% Laotian, 13% Myanmar, 18% Thai, 19% Vietnamese and 24% international. The forum attracts participants from the research community, civil society, government and the private sector.

View the agenda for day 1, day 2 and day 3.