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Meeting Report

The 11th Annual Meeting of Water Environment Partnership in Asia (WEPA)

The 11th Annual Meeting was held on 26th January 2016 at Vansana Riverside Hotel, Vientiane, Lao PDR hosted by The Ministry of the Environment, Japan and Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, Lao PDR. It aimed to share and discuss concerning the progress of WEPA activity in this fiscal year and the future plan among WEPA member countries. 40 policy makers of related governmental ministries and water experts from 12 countries participated and contributed to the meeting.

Presentation (26 January 2016) Download
Agenda 1: Progress of WEPA Activities in 2015 and Plan of WEPA Activities in 2016 and Draft of Action Program of Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka
Progress of WEPA Activities in 2015 and Plan of WEPA Activities in 2016

Mr. Masaki Suehisa, Deputy Director, Water Environment Division, Environmental Management Bureau, Ministry of the Environment, Japan

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Draft Plan of Action Program

Ms. Haradas Mudiyanselage Himali Karunaweera, Assistant Director, Environmental Pollution Control, Central Environmental Authority (CEA), Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka

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Agenda 2: Summary of the Group Workshop
Summary of the Workshop

WEPA Secretariat

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Agenda 3: Wastewater Management in Livestock Raising Industry
Pig Manure Management in Asia

Mr. Tetsuo Kuyama, Manager (Water Resource Management), Natural Resources and Ecosystem Services Area, Institute for Global Environmental Strategies

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Pig Farming Waste Management in Viet Nam

Ms. Nguyen Thi Quynh Huong, Researcher, Division of Information, Consultancy and Training, Environmental Science Institute (ESI), Vietnam Environment Administration, Socialist Republic of Viet Nam

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Swine Waste Management in Thailand

Dr. Chao Nokyoo, Pollution Control Department, Director of Inland Water Division, Water Quality Management Bureau, Pollution Control Department Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment Thailand

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Environmental Management of Pig Excreta in Korea

Dr. Eugene Chung, Senior Researcher, Livestock Manure and Nonpoint Sources Management, Watershed & Total Load Management Research Division, Water Environment Research Department, National Institute of Environmental Research (NIER), Republic of Korea

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Date 26 January 2016
Venue Vansana Riverside Hotel, Vientiane, Lao PDR
Participants 40 participants from 12 countries
Organizers Ministry of the Environment, Japan and Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, Lao PDR
Language English
Chairperson
  • Professor Mitsumasa OKADA,Open University of Japan (WEPA advisor)

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