• <b>Thematic Areas</b>: Rural Development for Sustainable Livelihoods
  • <b>Thematic Areas</b>: Trade and Investment Facilitation
  • <b>Thematic Areas</b>: Human Migration Management and Care

Announcement

Thesis Grant Scholarship (MINZAS) Announcement (For final year of master degree’s student). Thesis Grant Scholarship (MINZAS) Announcement (For final year of master degree’s student).

  ** Re-advertise for applications from Lao PDR and Thailand only.   The Mekong Institute (MI) announces the availability of the Mekong Institute – New Zealand Ambassador’s scholarship (MINZAS) for students from Cambodia, Lao PDR,& [ ... ]

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Young GMS Professionals ProgramYoung GMS Professionals Program

  MI is looking for three young professionals to join the YGMS Program. The selected candidates will be working at MI Residential Training Center, Khon Kaen, Thailand with regular travel to the six GMS countries.   The program aims to  [ ... ]

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Current Program

Regional Training of Trainers Program on “Trade Events Promotion along the North-South Economic Corridors: NSEC (R3A & R3B)”, January 19-23, 2015, Khon Kaen, ThailandRegional Training of Trainers Program on “Trade Events Promotion along the North-South Economic Corridors: NSEC (R3A & R3B)”, January 19-23, 2015, Khon Kaen, Thailand

A recent study on Capacity Needs Assessment of BA’s and CCIs along the NSEC conducted by Mekong Institute (2010) for ADB reveals that trade event is one of the important activities of CCIs and BAs. Capacity building towards efficient organization through various trade events therefore becomes esse [ ... ]

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Upcoming Program

Training cum Structured Learning Visit on “Strengthening Coordinated Cross-border Systems in Agriculture Trade” on  February 16-21,2015.Training cum Structured Learning Visit on “Strengthening Coordinated Cross-border Systems in Agriculture Trade” on February 16-21,2015.


Mekong Institute (MI) is organizing a Training cum Structured Learning Visit on Strengthening Coordinated Cross-border Systems in Agriculture Trade on February 16-21, 2015 at the MI Residential Training Center in Khon Kaen, Thailand. The program aims to enhance the participants’ appreciation of  [ ... ]

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Regional Workshop cum Structured Learning Visit on Successful Contract Farming Models in Thailand, May 18-23, 2015Regional Workshop cum Structured Learning Visit on Successful Contract Farming Models in Thailand, May 18-23, 2015

  As part of Mekong Institute’s (MI) efforts to promote cross-border trade and contract farming between neighbouring countries in the Greater Mekong Sub-region (GMS), MI will organize a one-week regional workshop-cum structured learning visit (SLV) on Successful Contract Farming Models in  [ ... ]

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Modular Training Program on Certified Logistics Master Program March  9 - 27, 2015.Modular Training Program on Certified Logistics Master Program March 9 - 27, 2015.

 
Logistics  plays  a  critical  role  in  the  advancement  of  national  trade  and  contributes  toward economic progress. To achieve ASEAN economic development and integration, it is necessary to improve the logistics operati [ ... ]

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News Release

Lecturers and Students of Rajamangala University of Technology Rattanakosin (RMUTR) Learn about GMS and MI’s MissionsLecturers and Students of Rajamangala University of Technology Rattanakosin (RMUTR) Learn about GMS and MI’s Missions

On January 6, 2014, Dr. Watcharas Leelawath, MI Director warmly welcomed thirty plus lecturers and students from Rajamangala University of Technology Rattanakosin, Nakhon Pathom, led by Dr. Ponsan Rojanapanich, Director of Language Center and ASEAN Studies. The objectives of the visit were to learn  [ ... ]

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Market Access to SME Clusters Promoted Under the Three Year NZAP Funded Project in the CLMV CountriesMarket Access to SME Clusters Promoted Under the Three Year NZAP Funded Project in the CLMV Countries

One of the biggest barriers for SMEs in the CLMV in recent years is inadequate capacity and lack of opportunities to network with international and regional investors for market expansion.  With the success of the first Investor Forum held in March 2014 and with the  support from the New Z [ ... ]

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Mekong Institute holds its Biannual Governing Board Meeting at Luang Prabang, Lao PDR on December 7-8, 2014 Mekong Institute holds its Biannual Governing Board Meeting at Luang Prabang, Lao PDR on December 7-8, 2014

    The Mekong Institute (MI) recently held its biannual Governing Board Meeting graciously hosted by Lao PDR in Luang Prabang View Hotel at Luang Prabang, Lao PDR. The Governing Board Meeting was conducted in two days, the Steering Committee Meeting and the Council Meeting held on Decem [ ... ]

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The Synthesis & Evaluation Workshop on Promoting SME Cluster Development Agents, Enhancing Utilization of FTA and Trade Policy and Trade Negotiations was successfully conducted.The Synthesis & Evaluation Workshop on Promoting SME Cluster Development Agents, Enhancing Utilization of FTA and Trade Policy and Trade Negotiations was successfully conducted.

The Mekong Institute organized a joint Synthesis & Evaluation Workshop on Promoting SME Cluster Development Agents, Enhancing Utilization of FTA and Trade Policy and Trade Negotiations on 26 November 2014 in Bangkok, Thailand, funded by the New Zealand Aid Programme (NZAP). The participants in t [ ... ]

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