Fourth MKCF Call

Country

Title

Proponent

Objectives

Priority Area

Cambodia

Data collection and processing for the Cambodian Irrigation Schemes Information System and Sharing Information on Water Resources between the Mekong ROK

Ministry of Water Resources and Meteorology

To develop a nationwide information system referencing all irrigation and water management infrastructures

ICT

Lao PDR

Soil, water and nutrient management for increasing farm household income in drought zones of the Lao PDR

Department of Agriculture Land management (DALaM), Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry (MAF), Lao PDR

To create the best soil, water and nutrient management models farms in drought areas of Laos

Agricultural and Rural Development

Myanmar

Assessment of Heavy Metal Contamination in Soil and Water for Safety Crop Production in Myanmar

Land Use Division Department of Agriculture, Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Irrigation

To assess occurrence of heavy metal and its amounts in specific region, enhance the safety food production for export market, increase awareness on heavy metal contamination in resources

Environment

Vietnam

Developing of climate-related disaster hazard zoning map and Enhancing the salinity intrusion monitoring network in Can Tho city

Can Tho Climate Change Coordination Office

Improving capacity to respond and adapt to saline intrusion and natural disasters for local government and community

Environment

Thailand

Sharing of experiences, best practices and lessons learned in controlling COVID-19 outbreaks between ROK and Mekong countries.

Institute of Asian Studies, Chulalongkorn University

Sharing of evidence-based management and the appropriate innovative tools and intervention on COVID-19

Non-traditional Security Challenge

ROK

Building Electronic Origin Data Exchange System (EODES) between Mekong Countries and Korea

Korea Customs Service

Building EODES with low rate of transmission error between customs authorities of Korea and Viet Nam

ICT