PWUM (Procedure of Water Use Monitoring)

The Procedure of Water Use Monitoring

For sustainable development in term of water use and related resources, the reasonable and equitable use of water should be made a monitoring process. Water Use/Utilization: which may have a significant impact to the water quality or flows regime of the mainstream of the Mekong River System by any member State. Objective of the procedure:

  1. To provide a comprehensive and adaptive framework and process to support effective implementation of the intra-basin water use monitoring and the monitoring of inter-basin diversions.
  2. To promote better understanding and cooperation among the member States through transparency and confidence in the water use monitoring system.