• <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

Upcoming Program

Buyer – Seller Meeting (SME export consortia groups and prospective business partners) on November 27, 2014 in Bangkok ThailandBuyer – Seller Meeting (SME export consortia groups and prospective business partners) on November 27, 2014 in Bangkok Thailand

  With support from the New Zealand government, MI is currently implementing a three year capacity building project to promote SME clusters in Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam.
 
To provide an opportunity for business matching and business networking for the SME cluster groups promoted [ ... ]

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Synthesis and Evaluation (S&E) Workshop on November 26, 2014.Synthesis and Evaluation (S&E) Workshop on November 26, 2014.

Mekong Institute will host a one-day Synthesis and Evaluation (S&E) Workshop at the Sasin Japan Center of the Chulalongkorn University in Bangkok on November 26, 2014. This synthesis workshop combines the three TOT programs conducted during 2014 on “Promoting SME Cluster Development Agents (Ma [ ... ]

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Regional Training Course on Agriculture Sector Value Chain Analysis and PromotionRegional Training Course on Agriculture Sector Value Chain Analysis and Promotion

  From December 3-14, the Mekong Institute (MI) will hold a two-week regional training course entitled ‘Agriculture Sector Value Chain Analysis and Promotion’its residential training facility in KhonKaen, Thailand.   The training course, sponsored by the International Institut [ ... ]

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Job vacancies

Vacancy-Lancang-Mekong International Shipping Research ConsultantVacancy-Lancang-Mekong International Shipping Research Consultant

Short Term Consultancy
The Mekong Institute is seeking the services of a Consultant to lead a research study on  “Development Potential of the International Shipping on the Lancang-Mekong River in China, Laos, Myanmar and Thailand”. The consultancy period is 50 days from December 2014 to September 2015.
project involves a series of activities - desk research, Inception workshop, f [ ... ]

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Vacancy –Consultant for formulating the Strategic Planning 2016-2020, Mekong Institute, Khon Kaen, ThailandVacancy –Consultant for formulating the Strategic Planning 2016-2020, Mekong Institute, Khon Kaen, Thailand

  The Mekong Institute (MI) is an inter-governmental organization owned by the six countries of the Greater Mekong Sub-region (GMS). MI’s focus is building capacity and human resource development in GMS, for regional development and cooperation. Nowadays, the GMS is experiencing change at a rapid rate. Thus, it is a must for MI to put its priority on the preparation of human resources in [ ... ]

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Vacancy – Program Manager, Mekong Development Program Department (Human Migration), Mekong Institute, Khon Kaen, ThailandVacancy – Program Manager, Mekong Development Program Department (Human Migration), Mekong Institute, Khon Kaen, Thailand

  Mekong Institute
The Mekong Institute (MI) is an inter-governmental organization owned by the six countries of the Greater Mekong Sub-region (GMS). MI’s focus is building capacity and human resource development in GMS, for regional development and cooperation. The GMS is experiencing change at a rapid rate, and we at MI prioritize the preparation of the workforces of these countries to  [ ... ]

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Vacancy – Communication Specialist - Lower Mekong Initiative Food Security Donor Mapping, USAID Project, Mekong Institute, Khon Kaen, ThailandVacancy – Communication Specialist - Lower Mekong Initiative Food Security Donor Mapping, USAID Project, Mekong Institute, Khon Kaen, Thailand


The Mekong Institute (MI) is an inter-governmental organization owned by the six countries of the Greater Mekong Sub-region (GMS). MI’s focus is building capacity and human resource development in GMS, for regional development and cooperation. The GMS is experiencing change at a rapid rate, and we at MI prioritize the preparation of the workforces of these countries to further enable regional  [ ... ]

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Vacancy – Manager, Communication and Knowledge Management Department, Mekong Institute, Khon Kaen, ThailandVacancy – Manager, Communication and Knowledge Management Department, Mekong Institute, Khon Kaen, Thailand


Mekong Institute
The Mekong Institute (MI) is an inter-governmental organization owned by the six countries of the Greater Mekong Sub-region (GMS). MI’s focus is building capacity and human resource development in GMS, for regional development and cooperation. The GMS is experiencing change at a rapid rate, and we at MI prioritize the preparation of the workforces of these countries to further  [ ... ]

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Vacancy – Program Specialist (SME Development and Trade Facilitation), Trade and Investment Facilitation Department, Mekong Institute, Khon Kaen, ThailandVacancy – Program Specialist (SME Development and Trade Facilitation), Trade and Investment Facilitation Department, Mekong Institute, Khon Kaen, Thailand


Mekong Institute
The Mekong Institute (MI) is an inter-governmental organization owned by the six countries of the Greater Mekong Sub-region (GMS). MI’s focus is building capacity and human resource development in GMS, for regional development and cooperation. The GMS is experiencing change at a rapid rate, and we at MI prioritize the preparation of the workforces of these countries to further  [ ... ]

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News Release

MI Co-organizes a Localized Training Course on “Good Agricultural and Postharvest Practices in Fresh Produce” on November11-13, 2014 in Lao PDRMI Co-organizes a Localized Training Course on “Good Agricultural and Postharvest Practices in Fresh Produce” on November11-13, 2014 in Lao PDR

Faculty of Agriculture of the National University of Laos (NUOL), Clean Agriculture Development Center (CADC), and the Mekong Institute co-organized a localized training course on “Good Agricultural and Postharvest Practices in Fresh Produce” at the Faculty of Agriculture, National University of [ ... ]

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Mekong Institute Signs Cooperation Agreement with China Southern Power Grid (CSG): Upgrading Power Technology and HR Development in the GMSMekong Institute Signs Cooperation Agreement with China Southern Power Grid (CSG): Upgrading Power Technology and HR Development in the GMS

 
Khon Kaen, Thailand – On November 5, 2014, MI signed a Cooperation Agreement with China Southern Power Grid Co., Ltd. (CSG). This recent collaboration aims to upgrade the electric power technology as well as develop human resource through capacity building in the Greater Mekong Sub-region  [ ... ]

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Israel Ambassador to Thailand Visits MIIsrael Ambassador to Thailand Visits MI

The Ambassador of Israel to Thailand, H.E. Simon Roded, visited Mekong Institute on November 11, 2014. He was accompanied by Culture Officer, Ms. Kuntheera Stityuthakarn. Led by Dr. Watcharas Leelawath, MI Director, they were warmly welcomed by the MI staff.     The Ambassador express [ ... ]

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National Workshop of “Enhancing the Utilization of FTA by SMEs” in Yangon National Workshop of “Enhancing the Utilization of FTA by SMEs” in Yangon

Myanmar is now in the process of promoting SMEs to drive up the national economic growth.  However, facts showed that the country is still facing with the challenges of low utilization of FTAs, inadequate foreign investment, underdeveloped institutional and infrastructure development and red ta [ ... ]

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