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2017

9 September 2017
27 July 2017
13 July 2017
24 Feb 2017
"Report of the 8th High-level Expert and Leaders Panel on Water and Disasters (HELP) meeting"
The 8th Meeting of the High-level Experts and Leaders Panel on Water and Disasters (HELP) was held on 1st November, 2016 at the Ministry of Public Works and Housing, Jakarta, Indonesia hosted by Ministry of Public Works and Housing..
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2016

31 Oct 2016
"Report of the IFI (International Flood Initiative) Meeting"
IFI meeting in Jakarta was hold as a side event of the 8th High-level Expert and Leaders Panel on Water and Disasters (HELP) on 31st October, 2016. Mr. Kei KUDO, secretary general of NARBO joined the panel discussion of IFI session and shared NARBO's view and recommendations to IFI..
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14 Jul 2016
"Report of ´High Level Round Table on Water Security and the Sustainable Development Goals´ in Yangon, Myanmar on 24 May, 2016."
Myanmar is currently undertaking an important water sector reform. The International Community formulated the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
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7 JUL 2016
"The Seventh Meeting of the High-level Experts and Leaders Panel on Water and Disasters."
The Seventh Meeting of the High-level Experts and Leaders Panel on Water and Disasters (7HELP) was held on 11 May, 2016, at Bilderberg Parkhotel Rotterdam, ...
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7 JUL 2016
"NARBO is an ambassador and champion of OECD Water Governance Initiative (Report of the OECD Water Governance Initiative 7th Meeting in the Netherlands)"
NARBO has been contributing to the Organization for Economy and Cooperation Development (OECD) Water Governance Initiative (WGI) ..
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31 Mar 2016
"Jasa Tirta I and JWA Joint Mini Workshop on RBO Financing"
Jasa Tirta 1 Public Corporation (PJT1), one of the leading RBOs in Asia as a corporate type of RBO and Japan Water Agency (JWA) made MOU last March and agreed to enhance collaboration..
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31 Mar 2016
"Spiral-up Development - Report of AWCS 2016"
Japan Water Agency (JWA), International Centre for Water Hazard and Risk Management (ICHARM) and the University of Tokyo...
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2015

21 Dec 2015
"The "International Peer Reviewer Training and Certification" in Solo, Indonesia"
ADBI, as the one of NARBO secretariat, organized the “International Peer Reviewer Training and Certification” with Center for River Basin Organization and Management (CRBOM) on 27-29 October in Solo, Indonesia. This mainly aims at: ⅰ) disseminating the knowledge about implementing River Basin Organization (RBO) Performance Benchmarking, ⅱ) improving awareness and benefits of RBO Performance Benchmarking in implementing IWRM and ⅲ ) increasing the number of Peer Reviewer of RBO Performance Benchmarking with knowledge of international standards by using RBO performance indicator...
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21 Dec 2015
"NARBO held a session on IWRM in Regional Process in the 7th World Water Forum"
It is widely known that with recent rapid increasing demand from agricultural, urban, and industrial sector, water distribution have been a crucial theme. In addition, water related disasters caused by typhoons and droughts have been occurring quite often. Moreover, fresh water supply, .…
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21 Dec 2015
"Report of the Sixth Meeting of High-level Experts and Leaders Panel on Water and Disasters (HELP) Tuesday, 17 November, 2015 UN Headquarters, New York, U.S.A"
The High-level Experts and Leaders Panel on Water and Disasters (HELP) has contributed to promoting awareness of the urgency and importance of adaptation to the impacts on water-related disasters caused by climate change and other global changes through discussions, publications and dissemination of position papers. ...
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21 Dec 2015
"Report of the Second UN Special Thematic Session on Water and Disasters November 18th, 2015 The UN Headquarters, New York, U.S."
The 1st Special Thematic Session on Water and Disasters was held in March, 2013 and contributed to promote understanding the necessity of international discussion on water and disasters and to recognize water and disasters as one of the most important and pressing issues to be urgently addressed among the highest levels and the international community. ....
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13 Nov 2015
"The 2nd United Nations Special Session on Water and Disaster"
We´ re please to inform you that the 2nd United Nations Special Session on Water and Disaster will be held on 18 November in the UN-Headquarters in New York organized by ...
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5 Aug 2015
"Report of the 5th meeting of OECD Water Governance Initiative"
NARBO has been contributing to OECD Water Governance Initiative (WGI) for over two years by offering ..
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21 Apr 2015
"7th WWF (World Water Forum) / April 2015"
It is the world largest conference held once every 3 years among world water-related people to discuss the water-related issues on a global scale. This time Approx. 400 sessions were held...
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15 Apr 2015
"NARBO: A Decade of Achievements (2004-2014) debuted on April 14 in 7thWWF"
"A Decade of Achievements (2004-20014)" was debuted at a session titled "Knowledgebase for IWRM" convened by NARBO from 5 p.m. on April 14 at the 7th WWF in Daegu,´..
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21 Dec 2015
"NARBO´s contribution at the 7th World Water Forum
-Call for your participation and contribution-"

Next month, the 7th World Water Forum will be held in Daegu and in Gyeongju, Republic of Korea, and many water-related people are expected to join the events and discussions on ‘Water for Our Future´..
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3 Mar 2015
"NARBO held a regional session on IWRM in Bangkok for the 7th WWF"
The 7th World Water Forum will be held in Daegu and in Gyeongju, Republic of Korea in this April. In this forum, it is announced that there will also be hold specific theme sessions for political, ...
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2014

26 Nov 2014
"Brief report on NARBO 10-Year Anniversary Meeting"
NARBO held the 10th Anniversary Event on 19-20 November, 2014 at the Oakwood Hotel, in Manila, Philippines...
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7 Oct 2014
"Information on the NARBO 10th Year Anniversary in Philippines"
10 years have passed since the establishment of NARBO. In this decade, our society has drastically been changed due to economic growth, innovation of technologies and impact of climate change. As the progress of our society, IWRM in Asia has also been developed. NARBO contributed to its development through our steady activities with support and contribution of member organizations. A Chinese proverb says 'Continuance of 10 years is great. Continuous of 20 years is incredible. After 30 years, it becomes a history.' NARBO has achieved wonderful results in this decade, and it's high time to summarize what we have achieved. However, we have many things to be addressed and improved through NARBO and need to consider its sustainability to remain in history.
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23 June 2014
"Report of the 3rd meeting of the High-level Expert and Leaders panel on Water and Disasters (HELP) (27th-28th June, 2014, Rotterdam, the Netherlands)"
The Third Meeting of the High-level Experts and Leaders Panel on Water and Disasters (HELP) was held on 27th May, 2014 at the Stadhuis in Rotterdam, hosted by the Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment of the Netherlands. Dr. Keizrul bin Abdlluah, Chairperson of NARBO is one of the members of the HELP. He attended the 3rd meeting and contributed to the discussion. See the brief report.
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31 Mar 2014
"Report of A SPECIAL EVENT ON "Taking Stock of the International Year of Water Cooperation and Advancing the Global Water Agenda after Post-2015""
The Special event was attended by more than 70 representatives of the Permanent Missions to the UN, international organizations and national governments to take stock of the achievements and lessons learned from the International Year of Water Cooperation, 2013 and to discuss how to carry the global water agenda forward. A special roundtable was organized around the theme of water-related disasters.
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28 Mar 2014
"Report of IWRM Workshop in Myanmar"
One day workshop was held on 24th February, 2014 by Directorate of Water Resources and Improvement of River Systems (DWIR) of MOT, Ayeyarwady River Basin Research Organization (ARBRO), Japan Water Agency (JWA) and NARBO. Participants for the workshop were approximately 70 expert members of National Water Resources Committee (NWRC), delegates of government officials in charge of water resources management, ARBRO members, water and environment NGOs, academia and researchers in Myanmar. They joined the workshop to interact through discussions with various participants and exchange experiences on IWRM in Myanmar and Asia. .
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13 Feb 2014
"Information on the 9th Integrated Water Resources Management Training of NARBO in Philippines"
We are glad to announce that NARBO will conduct the 9th Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) Training this May 2014.,
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20 Jan 2014

2013

26 Aug 2013
"NARBO´s IWRM-Based Online Training Courses"
Applications are now open to the diploma online training courses on (i) river basin management (RBM), and (ii) environmental management (EM).
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26 Aug 2013
"Information on the 8th Integrated Water Resources Management Training of NARBO in Sri Lanka"
We are glad to announce that NARBO will conduct the 8th Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) Training NARBO will conduct the training in collaboration with the Mahaweli Authority of Sri Lanka and the Ministry of Irrigation and Water Resources Management in Sri Lanka.
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19 Jul 2013
"NARBO to Offer Online Diploma Courses on River Basin Management and Environmental Management"
Block your calendar for the next round of distance learning courses to be offered by NARBO this year!
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19 Jul 2013
"NARBO’s Performance Benchmarking and Peer Review Service for RBOs"
NARBO, in partnership with the Center for River Basin Organization and Management(CRBOM), invited member river basin organizations to join the NARBO performance benchmarking and peer review program for 2013-14.
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26 Jun 2013
26 Jun 2013
"The United Nations Special Thematic Session on Water and Disasters"
Water is life. But water is also a threat to life. During the past decade, water-related disasters have not only struck more frequently but have also been more severe.
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26 Jun 2013
"Side Event of the United Nation Special Thematic Session on Water and Disasters / March 2013"
Prior to the UN Special Thematic Session on Water and Disasters will be organized as Secretary-General’s special event on March 6th, 2013
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12 Mar 2013
1 Mar 2013