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7th EEP Steering Committee Meeting held in Bangkok, Thailand – 18-20 June 2018

The seventh SC meeting of EEP Mekong, was held in Bangkok – Thailand on 20 June 2018

The following main topics were discussed among the participants:

  • Review and update on the status of EEP Mekong Programme the activities implemented in line with the annual work plan incl. budget 2018 update 
  • Presentation and discussion on the implementation status of the funded projects, and implementation of Capacity Building activities
  • Presentation and discussion of the programme’s exit plan

Additionally, SC members from the five Mekong countries and Finland presented the current status of the Clean Energy sector in their respective countries, including new policies and regulations approved.

SC members discussed in-depth issues relevant to the projects currently on-going, including assessment of potential risks for implementation delay.

Prior to SC meeting, EEP organized site visits to two funded projects in Thailand; one in Rayong and another one Nakhorn Ratchasima province.

A group of 20 people, including all the SC members, participated in this activity.

The next Steering Committee Meeting shall be held in Myanmar and is tentatively scheduled for November 2018.