STAKEHOLDER FORUM FOR INCORPORATING CLIMATE RESILIENCE IN THE NATIONAL WATER RESOURCES POLICY ACTION PLANS – 27th to 28th October 2014, Pullman Putrajaya Lakeside, Malaysia

The Malaysian Water Partnership (MyWP) in collaboration with the Department of Irrigation and Drainage Malaysia (DID) will be organising the Stakeholder Forum For Incorporating Climate Resilience In The National Water Resources Policy Action Plans on the 27th and 28th of October 2014. The Forum will be held at Pullman Putrajaya Lakeside, Putrajaya.

The objectives of the Forum are:

  1. To provide a forum for Malaysian water stakeholders to discuss and recommend improvement of climate resilience measures in the national action plans,
  2. To provide an opportunity for exchange and sharing of knowledge,
  3. To enhance stakeholder ownership of the action plans, and
  4. To support the development of specific national adaptation responses to promote water security and climate resilience.

Tentative programmes is available for download here

Places are limited to 50 participants. Information regarding registration and registration form can be downloaded here

BEM has approved 8 CPD hours for this forum.

For further clarification regarding this Forum, please contact the Forum Secretariat, Mr. Shahar bin Md. Saleh (DID Malaysia) or Ms. Athirah Lim (MyWP). Mr. Shahar’s contact details are Tel: +60134570547 / Email: shahar_ms@water.gov.my and Ms Athirah’s are Tel: +6019-629 2301 / email: athirahlim@gmail.com.

 


13th International Conference on Urban Drainage 2014 – 7 to 12 September 2014, Kuching, Sarawak

13th International Conference on Urban Drainage 2014 – 7 to 12 September 2014, Kuching, Sarawak

The 13th International Conference on Urban Drainage 2014(13th ICUD 2014) which will be held from 7th to 12th September 2014 will provide the opportunity to gather all stakeholders, researchers, experts with scientific and engineering knowledge in the field of urban drainage in the country and from all over the world. “The theme for this conference is Urban Drainage in the Context of Integrated Urban Water Management: A Bridge Between Developed and Developing Countries.”

The 13th ICUD 2014 will also provide a platform to foster fundamental and applied research on urban drainage and promotes innovative approaches in urban drainage management worldwide.

 

The objectives of the conference are as follows:

  • To enhance understanding of complex issues in integrated urban drainage and urban water management.
  • To expose local professional, scientists, researchers and NGO’s to state-of-the-art in urban drainage practice.
  • To increase local capacity to conduct research and development in urban drainage/hydrology by employing latest eco-friendly, soft and sustainable technology.
  • To enhance networking with related international bodies and showcase Malaysia’s research and development outputs.

Download the brochure for more information about this conference. To register, download the form here.

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Presentation/Materials from MyWRM Forum 2014

The materials and presentation from the Malaysia Water Resources Forum (MyWRM) 2014 is now ready for download in pdf format at the resource section of the website.

These include presentations from plenary session, keynote presentation, paper presentations as well as special issue on World Water Forum 2015.

Remaining presentations will be uploaded  once the secretariat receives it from the speaker.


FORUM MALAYSIA WATER RESOURCES MANAGEMENT (MYWRM) FORUM 2014 – 9 – 10 Jun 2014

FORUM MALAYSIA WATER RESOURCES MANAGEMENT (MYWRM) FORUM 2014 – 9 – 10 Jun 2014

MyWRMBahasa Malaysia Version:

Jabatan Pengairan dan Saliran Malaysia dan Malaysian Water Partnership (MyWP) akan menganjurkan Malaysia Water Resources Management (MYWRM) Forum 2014 pada 9-10 Jun 2014 di Dewan Siantan, Kompleks Perbadanan Putrajaya, Putrajaya.

Objektif utama MYWRM Forum 2014 ini adalah untuk meningkatkan kesedaran dan penyebaran maklumat yang lebih berkesan dan jelas terhadap prinsip atau dasar pengurusan sumber air negara yang mapan. Forum Kebangsaan ini juga akan dapat memberikan satu ruang bagi semua pihak yang berkepentingan untuk menyerlahkan, berbincang dan mencadangkan strategi untuk menangani isu-isu berkaitan pengurusan sumber air yang dihadapi oleh pelbagai sektor air di negara serta  meningkatkan kefahaman Pengurusan Sumber Air Bersepadu (IWRM) dan mengukuhkan komitmen politik untuk melaksanakan objektif IWRM.

Berikut disertakan Call for Registration flyer untuk tindakan selanjutnya.  Sebarang pertanyaan mengenai perkara ini boleh dikemukakan kepada Urusetia Forum MYWRM 2014 seperti yang tertera di dalam borang pengesahan kehadiran.  Maklumbalas pengesahan kehadiran hendaklah menggunakan borang pengesahan kehadiran seperti yang dilampirkan di sini.

Adalah dimaklumkan segala kos berkaitan penginapan dan tuntutan perjalanan adalah di bawah tanggungan pejabat masing-masing.

Tarikh : 9 – 10 Jun 2014 (2 hari)
Tempat : Dewan Siantan, Kompleks Perbadanan Putrajaya, Putrajaya.

**BEM telah meluluskan 10 jam CPD untuk ahli jurutera yang menghadiri forum ini.

English Version:

The Department of Irrigation and Drainage of Malaysia (DID) and the Malaysian Water Partnership (MyWP) will be organising the Malaysia Water Resources Management (MYWRM) Forum 2014 on 9 to 10 Jun 2014 at Dewan Siantan, Kompleks Perbadanan Putrajaya, Putrajaya.

The main objective of this MYWRM Forum 2014 is to increase awareness and effectiveness of information sharing on the sustainable management of the country’s water resources. This national forum will also provide an avenue for all stakeholders to highlight, discuss and recommend strategies to address issues related to water resources management faced by the various sectors of the country’s water and increase understanding on Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) and strengthen political commitment to implement the objectives of IWRM.

Attached here is the’ Call for Registration flyer’ for further action. Any questions regarding this matter may be submitted to the Secretariat of the Forum MYWRM 2014 as stated in the attendance verification form. Confirmation of attendance should be made on the attached confirmation of attendance here.

Please be informed that all costs related to accommodation and travel claims are at the expense of their own respective organisation

Date: 9 – 10 June 2014 (2 days)
Venue : Dewan Siantan, Kompleks Perbadanan Putrajaya, Putrajaya.

**BEM has approved 10 CPD hours for engineers attending this forum.


Malaysian Water Partnership (MyWP) 12th Annual General Meeting 2014

The Malaysian Water Partnership (MyWP) held its 12th Annual General Meeting 2014 on the 25th of April 2014 at Dewan Bunga Raya at the Department of Irrigation and Drainage, Jabatan Pengairan dan Saliran.

Details of the AGM can be downloaded at the following link:

1) Minutes of 11th Annual General Meeting 2014 
2) Honorary Secretary’s Report
3) Honorary Treasurer’s Report

For more information, please contact Mdm. Athirah Lim at athirahlim@gmail.com.