Harnessing Technology to Manage Flood, Drought Risks in Lower Mekong Basin

Earlier this year the MRC and Korea Development Institute (KDI) launched a joint research project under the 2020-2021 Knowledge Sharing Programme (KSP). The project aims to demonstrate how high-tech solutions can support Cambodia, Lao PDR, Thailand, and Viet Nam minimize the impact of flood and drought. By using state-of-the-art satellite technology, artificial intelligence (AI), and big data, it improves mitigation strategies, response, and information dissemination plans. 

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Laotian Times