water weblog; Information from APWF: Jul. 2011

2nd Asia-Pacific Regional Synthesis Meeting for the 2nd Asia-Pacific Water Summit and the 6th World Water Forum


I. Outline
Date & Time9:00 – 13:00, 9th July 2011, Saturday
VenuePUB Water Hub, Singapore
Host-Public Utilities Board (PUB), Singapore
-Asia-Pacific Water Forum (APWF)
ParticipantsChair and vice-chair of the APWF Governing Council, Representatives of the lead organizations, sub-regional coordinators and their partner organizations, Department of Water Resources, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of the Kingdom of Thailand (MNRE) and International Forum Committee(IFC) for the 6th World Water Forum, Total 30 participants

II. Agenda » Agenda (PDF, 43KB)
Co-chairs: Mdm. Erna Witoelar and Mr. Ravi Narayanan, Vice Chairs of the APWF Governing Council

III. Program
9:00-9:10Opening
9:10-9:20» Presentation by APWF Secretariat (PDF, 16KB)
9: 20-9:30» Presentation by the International Forum Committee on Update on the 6th World Water Forum (PDF, 838KB)
9:30-10:00» Presentation by UNESCO on IWRM Process for a Water Secure World (PDF, 747KB)
10:00-10:30» Presentation by UNESCAP on Household Water Security (69KB)
10:40-11:10» Presentation by UNHABITAT on Urban Water Security (1.0MB)
11:10-11:40» Presentation by FAO on Economic, Food and Water Security (292MB)
11:40-12:10» Presentation by ICHARM on Water Risks and Resilience (106KB)
12:10-12:30» Summary and Closing by APWF Secretariat and Chairs (21KB)
» Highlights (143KB)

9th Governing Council Meeting of the Asia Pacific Water Forum


I. Outline
Date&TimeFriday, 8 July 2011, 10:00-3:00
VenueLearning Oasis Room, PUB WaterHub, Singapore Address: 80 & 82 Toh Guan Road East
OrganizerAsia-Pacific Water Forum (APWF)
ParticipantsChair and Vice-chairs of the APWF Governing Council, Representatives of the lead organizations and sub-regional coordinators, APWF members, Representatives of the 6th World Water Forum (35people)

II. Agenda
Chair: Prof. Tommy Koh, Chair of the APWF Governing Council
10:00-13:001. Chairmanship of the Meeting
2. Adoption of the agenda
3. Activities of the president of the APWF

(a)Report on the activities of the president of the APWF, Mr. Yoshiro Mori:APWF Secretariat
4. Search Committee
5. Final program of the 2nd Asia-Pacific Water Summit
(a) Final program of the 2nd APWS: Thai Government
6. Draft session guideline for the Focus Area Sessions of the 2nd Asia-Pacific Water Summit
(a) The draft session guideline for the Focus Area Sessions of the 2nd APWS: APWF Secretariat
7. Documents for the 2nd Asia-Pacific Water Summit
(a) Proposed documents for the 2nd APWS: APWF Secretariat
(b) Draft Concept note for the 2 APWS: APWF Secretariat
(c) Asian Water Development Outlook 2011: ADB
(d) Draft outline of the APWF Completion Report for the Governing Council’s term 2006-2011: APWF Secretariat/ Lee KuanYew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore
8. Discussion on agenda 5. to 7.
9. Activities leading to the 2nd Asia-Pacific Water Summit and 6th World Water Forum
(a) Activities leading to the 2nd APWS: Thai Government and APWF Secretariat

10. 2nd Asia-Pacific Regional Synthesis Meeting
(a) The agenda to be provided at the 2nd APRSM: APWF Secretariat

11. Follow up of the APWF concrete initiatives (Time permitting)
12. Other matters (Time permitting)
13. Closing of the session

           (lunch time)

» Highlights (PDF: 95KB)