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A working paper outlining risk management relating to floods and droughts in the Lower Mekong Basin. The report explains flood and drought risk in the region, and the impact on rice growing and other costs. The report then outlines a range of risk management measures. Finally, climate change and responses in the region are also discussed.

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Field Value
Document type Analysis, discussion papers, and blogs
Language of document
  • English
Short title (alternative/varying form of title) The impact and management of floods and droughts in the Lower Mekong Basin and the implications of possible climate change. Flood management and mitigation programme
  • Climate change
  • Disaster preparedness and emergency response policy and administration
  • Disasters
  • Drought
  • Floods
Geographic area (spatial range)
  • Cambodia
  • Viet Nam
  • Lao People's Democratic Republic
  • Thailand
Copyright Unclear copyright
Version / Edition 1
License unspecified
Author (individual) Joy, Christopher
Publication place Vientiane, Laos; Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Publisher Mekong River Commission
Publication date 2012
Pagination 113 p.
Date uploaded May 26, 2015, 10:23 (UTC)
Date modified July 1, 2015, 10:07 (UTC)