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Procedures for Notification, Prior Consultation and Agreement (PNPCA)

This publication describes the Procedures for Notification, Prior Consultation and Agreement (PNPCA) undertaken by MRC member countries for certain projects related to water use from the Mekong basin that may have impact on the water flow or water quality. The projects may include large-scale irrigation, hydropower and water supply. The process of PNPCA does not involve the approval or disapproval of a propose, however, the PNPCA is a mechanism use to support regional cooperation on water use.

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Additional Info

Field Value
Document type Guidelines, instruction manuals, handbooks
Language of document
  • English
  • Khmer
  • Hydropower dams
  • Water policy and administration
  • Water resources
Geographic area (spatial range)
  • Cambodia
Copyright Yes
Access and use constraints

© Mekong River Commission

Version / Edition 1.0
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MRC Secretariat

P.O. Box 6101, Unit 18 Ban Sithane Neua, Sikhottabong District, Vientiane 01000, Lao PDR. Tel: +856 21 263 263, Fax: +856 21 263 264, Emails: (general); (press), Website:

Author (corporate) Mekong River Commission (MRC)
Publisher Mekong River Commission (MRC)
Publication date 2016
Pagination 8
General note

This publication is intended for public information and it is not an offi cial MRC Procedures document.

Legacy reference document pnpca-brochure-11th-design-final.pdf
Keywords MRC,PNPCA,river,Mekong
Date uploaded January 21, 2019, 07:41 (UTC)
Date modified January 29, 2019, 09:10 (UTC)