By: Prof. Nguyen Thi Kim Oanh
Sustainable Mekong Research Network (SUMERNET) Annual Meeting 2017
Sunway Hotel, Phnom Penh, Cambodia, 29-30 March 2017
Prof. Nguyen Thi Kim Oanh attended the SUMERNET Annual Meeting 2017 to represent the RS co-benefit project team. On the first day (29 March 2017), she presented final outcomes of the project in the meeting which was attended by donor representatives, invited policy makers, SUMERNET secretariats and steering committee members, and other SUMERNET partners. She led the RS co-benefit project team in joining the SUMERNET Regional Assessment Synthesis Workshop to prepare synthesis of project findings which will be used in the SUMERNET book chapter. On the second day (30 March 2017), she also participated in the SUMERNET policy forum and contributed to the discussion on the opportunities for regional research and partnership approach in supporting the implementation of Sustainable Development Goal 2030. She conducted internal RS co-benefit project team internal meeting during the event to discuss project publication (i.e. book chapter and international journal) and proposal for the small grant to enhance boundary partner engagement.
Figure 1. Activities in the SUMERNET annual meeting 2017
a) Presentation of RS co-benefit project key findings
Presentation on the working group discussion in the SUMERNET Regional Assessment Synthesis Workshop