Cooperating for Development in the GMS

Mekong Institute (MI) works with a wide range of partners in all of its fields of competence. Partnerships are a key enabler for meeting regional challenges and generating sustainable change and long-lasting impact. By joining efforts with its partners, MI can leverage resources, expertise, and competencies to promote all the GMS ideals and values, to achieve common development goals, and to strengthen visibility and impact of its action. Currently, MI has two categories of partners:

Development Partners 

  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
  • China Southern Power Grid Co.,Ltd/ Yunnan Power Grid Co.,Ltd (CSG/YNPG)
  • Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ)
  • Energy Policy and Planning Office, Ministry of Energy, Thailand (EPPO)
  • European Union (EU)
  • Food and Agriculture Organization(FAO)
  • International Development Research Center (IDRC)
  • International Institute for Trade and Development (ITD)
  • Israel's Agency for International Development Cooperation (MASHAV)
  • Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Republic of Korea (ROK)
  • Neighbouring Countries Economic Development Cooperation Agency (NEDA)
  • New Zealand Aid Programme (NZAP)
  • Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC)
  • Thailand International Cooperation Agency (TICA)
  • The Government of Japan
  • The Government of P.R. China /Yunnan Provincial Government 
  • The United States Agency for International Development (USAID)
  • United Nations Economic and Social Committee for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP)



Implementing Partners