Asian Water Cycle Symposium 2016

Tokyo, Japan, 1 - 2 March 2016

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Presentations and Reference Material


Reference Documents

The Summary Report of Session 3.2 - Current Situation and Countermeasures against Floods in Asia (AWCI and NARBO reports) is available in the pdf format >>HERE<<,

and in the docx format >>HERE<<.

The detailed agenda is available in the pdf format >>HERE<<.

Presentations

Session 2 - Panel Debate: Flood and Drought in the Asia Pacific Region

  • Toshio Koike, UTokyo and ICHARM: Panel Debate Opening and Introduction; AWCI slide
  • Johannes Cullmann, WMO
  • Shabaz Khan, UNESCO
  • Srikantha Herath, UNU
  • Luis Tineo, World Bank
  • Suzanne Kay Robertson, ADB
  • Hitoshi Baba, JICA
  • Rogel Mari Sese, PAGASA-DOST and APRSAF
  • Chu Ishida, JAXA and CEOS
  • Keizrul Bin Abdullah, NARBO

Session 3 - Flood Session: "Towards International Flood Initiative (IFI) in the Asia Pacific Region and GEO Water"

Part 3.2 - Current Situation and Countermeasures against Floods in Asia

- Asian Water Cycle Initiative (AWCI) member countries reports:

  • Akiyuki Kawasaki, UTokyo: AWCI Session Introduction
  • Indonesia: Muhammad Syahril Badri Kususma, Institute of Technology Bandung
  • Japan: Kenichiro Tachi, MLIT
  • Korea: Deg-Hyo Bae, Sejong University
  • Mongolia: Gombo Davaa, IMHE
  • Myanmar: Htay Htay Than, DMH
  • Nepal: Maheswor Shrestha, Water and Energy Commission Secretariat
  • Pakistan: Muhammad Tahir Anwar, Federal Water management Cell
  • Philippines: Hilton Hernando, PAGASA, Pampanga River Basin Flood Forecasting and Warning Center
  • Sri Lanka: S.B. Weerakoon, University of Peradeniya
  • Thailand: Thada Sukhapunnaphan, Royal Irrigation Department

- NARBO member reports:

  • Gede Nughoro Ariefianto, Jasa Tirta I, Indonesia
  • Dony Trio Prabowo, Jasa Tirta I, Indonesia
  • Doan Thi Tuyet Nga, MARD, Viet Nam
  • Kentaro Kido, Japan Water Agency
  • Tadashige Kawasaki, NARBO

(ICHARM 10-year Anniversary)

Part 3.3 - Flood Early Warning System

  • Yoichi Iwami, ICHARM
  • Chu Ishida, JAXA
  • Atif Irshad, Pakistan Meteorological Department
  • Kumiko Tsujimoto, UTokyo
  • Win Win Zin, Yangon Technological University, Myanmar

Part 3.4 - Flood Disaster Risk Reduction

  • Hisaya Sawano, ICHARM; including:
  •       Hilton Hernando, PAGASA, Philippines
  •       Lenie Duran-Alegre, NDRRM, Office of Civil Defense, Philippines
  •       Felicisima L. Mungcal, Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office, Philippines
  •       Rosalie A. Graida,, Local Government Unit of Calumpit/MDRRMO, Philippines

Part 3.5 - End-to-End Action Plan for IFI Deliberations in the Asia Pacific region

  • Masahiko Murase, ICHARM

Session 5: Drought Session

  • Ali Chavoshian, RCUWM, Iran
  • Deg-Hyo Bae, Sejong University, Korea
  • Yohei Sawada, UTokyo
  • Muneta Yokomatsu, Kyoto University
  • Ali Chavoshian, RCUWM, Iran: Drought Session Summary

Session 6: Capacity Building Session

Part 6.1 - United Nations University Program

  • Srikantha Herath, UNU
  • Monte Cassim, Ritsumeikan University

Part 6.2 - ICHARM (ICHARM 10-year Anniversary)

  • Katsuhito Miyake, ICHARM
  • Mitra Baral, Department of Irrigation, Nepal
  • Somchit Amnatsan, Royal Irrigation Department, Thailand
  • Rodrigo Fernandez, Guatemala
  • Atif Irshad, PMD, Pakistan
  • Shazali Uba Ajingi, Lake Chad Catchment Office, Nigeria
  • Nikola Zlatanovic, Institute for the Development of Water Resources, Serbia
  • Khairul Islam, Bangladesh Water Development Board
  • prepared by K. Miyake: Panel Discussion Questions and Answers

Session 7 - Panel Discussion: "Towards Water Disaster Risk Reduction in Asia and the Pacific Ocean Region"

Part 7.1 - Collection and Statistics of Water Disaster Data

  • David Korenfeld Federman, UNESCO-IHP
  • Hitoshi Baba, JICA
  • Yuichi Ono, Tohoku University, IRIDeS
  • Lenie Duran-Alegre, NDRRM, Office of Civil Defense, Philippines

Part 7.2 - Inter-disciplinary and Trans-disciplinary Cooperation

  • Srikantha Herath, UNU: Session Introduction
  • Abou Amani, UNESCO
  • Yuki Matsuoka, UNISDR Japan Liaison Office
  • Christophe Cudennec, IAHS
  • Luis Tineo, World Bank
  • Fumiko Kasuga, National Institute of Health Sciences, Japan/Future Earth Secretariat Global Hub
  • Saman S.L. Weerasinghe, Department of Irrigation, Sri Lanka
  • Muneta Yokomatsu, Kyoto University

Part 7.3 - Promotion of Regional Cooperation

  • Shabaz Khan, UNESCO, Jakarta Office: Session Introduction
  • Qingfeng Zhang, ADB
  • Yusuke Amano, MLIT
  • Akiyuki Kawasaki, UTokyo
  • Yusuke Muraki, JAXA
  • Thada Sukhapunnaphan, Royal Irrigation Department, Thailand

Session 8: Summary Session and Closing

  • Toshio Koike, UTokyo and ICHARM



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