Sunday, January 26, 2020

Minister Carlsson presses Vietnam on hydro damages in Cambodia

Swedish Development Minister Gunilla Carlsson has offered core funding to the Mekong River Commission in exchange for more political engagement by regional governments in the MRC.

During her recent visit to Vietnam in private discussions with her Vietnamese and Cambodian counterparts, Carlsson also expressed concern about unresolved transboundary conflicts between the two countries related to hydropower development.

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