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  1. Transboundary fish trade in the Lower Mekong Basin: Impacts on fisheries and rural employment in Cambodia, Lao PDR and Thailand

    This research project will analyze changes in the transboundary trade in fish between Stung Treng, Champassak and Ubon Ratchathani. By following the fish market chain, this study will seek to understand changes in catch figures, fishing techniques, fish s ...

  2. Vulnerability assessment of livelihoods in Lower Mekong Basin: Adaptation options for enhancing capacity of people living in the most vulnerable flood-prone areas in Cambodia and Vietnam

    Millions of people living in the Lower Mekong Basin, especially people living in the flood-prone areas between Cambodia and Vietnam, are among the poorest and most vulnerable to flood because more serious flood and low resilience capacity in coping with f ...

  3. Evaluation of pilot program on payment for forest environmental services in Vietnam and policy implications for Lao PDR and Cambodia

    This research project is to evaluate the performance and impacts of the pilot program for payment of forest environmental services, which has been implemented in Lam Dong province of Vietnam since 2008, and to evaluate its potential for adoption in Laos a ...

  4. Communicating water-related climate change risks to improve local adaptation in the deltas of the Mekong Region

    The potential impacts of climate change on low-lying delta areas in the Mekong Region are high. Floods, drought, storms and threats to water supplies represent a significant set of risk management challenges. ...

  5. Research on integrating community-based participatory carbon measurement and monitoring with satellite remote sensing and GIS in a measurement, reporting and verification (MRV) system for REDD+

    The goal of this project is to research, develop and test methods to integrate community-based participatory carbon measurement and monitoring of above-ground biotic carbon. The project will test the approach with local communities in project sites in Lao ...

  6. Making economic integration work for the rural poor through contract farming practices

    With globalization, regional integration and greater foreign investment, the Mekong Region countries have experienced rapid economic growth in the last few decades. This growth has created both opportunities and challenges for farmers, the majority of who ...

  7. Sustainable urban tourism through low carbon initiatives: Experiences from Hue and Chiang Mai

    Together with the city and tourism authorities of Hue (Vietnam) and Chiang Mai (Thailand), researchers from the Asian Institute of Technology will deploy a carbon accounting tool developed by the French Agency for Environment and Energy Management to meas ...

  8. Climate change implications to food security and livelihood of small scale farmers

    The inevitability of climate change is a major policy concern due to its expected impact on food security and the livelihood of small-scale farmers who depend on agriculture. It is threatening food production systems, food availability and accessibility. ...

  9. Participatory social return on investment (PSROI): Greater Mekong basin climate change adaptation planning and costing project

    Development in the Mekong Region, especially to support rural livelihoods and assure national food security, will be threatened and perhaps even reversed if climate change adaptation is not appropriately addressed. The project works with communities in pr ...