GMS Road Map for Expanded Energy Cooperation

This road map for expanded cooperation in the energy sector in the Greater Mekong Subregion takes into account GMS Strategic Framework 2002-2012 and the need for improved energy security, better utilization of energy resources, and mutually beneficial energy trade, to meet national and regional energy needs in a sustainable manner.

This road map presents: (i) the goal and strategic objectives for expanded GMS energy cooperation, to provide overall guidance to the GMS countries energy cooperation, (ii) a desired policy framework that include the measures and actions that should be given priority in expanding GMS energy cooperation; and (iii) a concrete, practical and implementable short to medium-term (2009-2015) work plan that details the specific activities and general timetable for realizing the road map’s objectives.