Tag Archives: Mekong region

5th WriteShop for Mekong Writers held 7-8 July 2018 in Bangkok, Thailand

The 5th Writeshop brought together ten writers and researchers to build capacity to think critically, and produce a written story on current environmental and development issues in the Mekong region. At least ten articles are expected from the writeshop and will be featured in this website in the coming months. The Writeshop was organized jointly

The data commons: What lies ahead for the Mekong region?

More kinds of data are now available and accessible especially in developing countries. However, open accessibility and ease of sharing is not always possible in the countries of the Mekong region, where governments take care to guard data and information from reaching the public. Lan Nguyen explores the future of open data sharing in the Mekong region and the obstacles that remain in place.

Wishing all readers the best for 2015

It is now almost one year since the Mekong Commons website was launched in March 2014. We would like to thank all our readers and contributors as well as our web manager, web designer and our guest editors for believing in this website and making it a success. The stories, pictures and videos that have appeared on the website during