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The International Symposium for Integrated Lake Basin Management (ILBM) in Africa

As a TICAD V Partnership Project, ILEC is organizing the following symposium, funded by Japan Fund for Global Environment. 

 

The International Symposium for Integrated Lake Basin Management (ILBM) in Africa

- Accelerating the TICAD Process through Sound Management of Lakes and Reservoirs -

 

Date: June 1, 2013, 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Venue: Pearl Banquet Room, 1st Floor, InterContinental Yokohama Grand (1-1-1 Minatomirai Nishi Ward, Yokohama 220-8522)

Registration Fee: Free

Languages: English, French, and Japanese (simultaneous translation to be provided)

 

Program:  [Program is subject to change without notice]

Opening Remarks: Hironori Hamanaka, Director General, ILEC
Keynote Speech: Madhav Chitale, Stockholm Water Prize Laureate for 1993
Panel Discussion:
Moderator:

     Masahisa Nakamura, Professor, Shiga University
Presenters and Panelists: 
     Obiero Ong’ang’a, Executive Director, OSIENALA (Winam Gulf, Lake Victoria)
     Jackson Raini, Executive Director, FlamingoNet (Lake Nakuru)
     Portia Chifamba, Senior Lecturer, University of Zimbabwe (Lake Chivero)
     Jinhua Zhang, Programme Officer, UNEP Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific

 

For more details, please see the following:

Symposium Flyer [0.9MB]

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