Happy World Water Day on March 22! More than 70 million people rely on the Mekong River. Climate change threatens the reliability of water supplies, impacting livelihoods and disrupting critical ecosystems. The United States enhances water security by increasing access to safe drinking water and sanitation, managing freshwater resources, encouraging shared water cooperation, and strengthening water sector management.
Secretary Pompeo believes the countries of the Mekong deserve good partners
State Department Spokesperson Morgan Ortagus delivers a video message on the Mekong-U.S. Partnership