Sustainable Water Supply

Ensuring reliable access to clean and affordable water is one of the most pivotal tasks for any nation in the world. With combined impacts of population growth, climate change and water scarcity, the difficulty of this task is rapidly increasing.

This workshop provides a ground for best practices from Korea, France, and Vietnam to cope with the sustainable water supply under various challenges ahead.

  • Moderators

Dr. Mai Huong, Email: huong69@gmail.com – Director General, Ministry of MOC, Vietnam

Mr. Laurent Umans, Email: laurent.umans@minbuza.nl – First Secretary Water Management and Climate Change, the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Vietnam

  • Date & Venue

10:30 am – 12:00 am, March 05th, 2018

White Diamond Room, ALMAZ 1st Floor

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Session Duration
Session plan in detail Order Presentation / Discussion topic Confirmed speakers
1 Introduction
2 Institution challenges on water supply between urban area and peri-urban area: Case study from Can Tho city Nguyen Ngoc Huy

Vietnam Japan Univ., Vietnam

3 Integrated surface and groundwater modeling for sustainable water supply and climate change adaptation Mohammad Daud Hamidi

NURIS, Kazakhstan

4 A Regional Public Water Supply Scheme for the Mekong Delta—Design in Phases of a Transmission-distribution Network Thomas de Jong
VEI, the Netherlands
5 The way forward in WaterWorX Diederik Visscher

VEI, the Netherlands

6 Charting our way for water security in Vietnam Abed Khalil

World Bank

 7 Sustainable Water Supply: Experiences from Suez South East Asia Wilson TAN

Suez South East Asia, Sìngapore

 8 Strengthening the enabling environment: identifying institutional arrangements for regional bulk water supply Nguyen Cong Thanh

World Bank

9 Completion of Legal Documents on Water Supply in Vietnam Huong Thi Lien MAI

Administration of Technical Infrastructure – Ministry of Construction (MOC)

10 Panel discussion
Nguyen Ngoc Huy

Climate Change and Development Program Coordinator Vietnam Japan University

Mohammad Daud Hamidi

Nazarbayev University Research and Innovation System (NURIS), Kazakhstan

Thomas de Jong

VEI, the Netherlands

Diederik Visscher

VEI, the Netherlands

Abed Khalil

World Bank

Wilson TAN

Suez South East Asia, Sìngapore

Nguyen Cong Thanh

World Bank

Huong Thi Lien MAI

Administration of Technical Infrastructure – Ministry of Construction (MOC)

 Ministry of Construction – Vietnam

Website: http://www.xaydung.gov.vn/web/guest/english

Embassy of the kingdom of the netherlands in vietnam