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Mainstreaming Lakes in the Global Water Agenda

Overview of ILEC-UNEP International Webinar held on October 27th, 2020 is available.









Each Speaker 

Speaker Country / Organization (Video) Presentation Material

Dr. Jian Liu,
Director, Science Division, The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

UNEP ▶ Opening Remarks

Dr. Kazuhiko Takemoto,
President, International Lake Environment Committee Foundation (ILEC)


Opening Remarks

Dr. Walter Rast,
Chairman, Scientific Committee, International Lake Environment Committee Foundation (ILEC)

ILEC ▶ Mainstreaming Lakes in Global Water Agenda

Mr. Seiji Tsutsui,
Director, Water Environment Division, Ministry of Environment

Japan ▶ Water Environment Administration of Lakes in Japan

Ms. Laksmi Dhewanthi,
Senior Adviser to Minister of Environment and Forestry for Industry and International Trade

Indonesia ▶ Sustainable Lake Management in Indonesia

Ms. Amelita DJ. Ortiz,
Assistant Director, Representing Mr. Ricardo Calderon, Assistant Secretary, Biodiversity Management Bureau, Department of Environment and Natural Resources

The Philippines ▶

Lake Basin Management Initiatives in the Philippines

Ms. Manju Pandey,
Joint Secretary, Forest and Climate Change Department, Ministry of Environment

India ▶

Wetland Conservation Program in India

Dr. Zati Sharip,
Senior Researcher, National Hydraulic Research Institute of Malaysia (NAHRIM), Ministry of Environment and Water

Malaysia ▶

Integrated Lake Basin Management (ILBM) initiatives towards transforming the Malaysian Water Sector

Ms. Prava Pandey,
Program Officer, Representing Mr. Raju Sapkota, Under Secretary, Ministry of Forests and Environment, and Executive Director of NLCDC

Nepal ▶ Overview of Integrated Lake Basin Management (ILBM) Approach for Sustainability of Lakes and Wetlands in Nepal

Dr. Daniel O. Olago,
Professor, Institute for Climate Change and Adaptation (ICCA), University of Nairobi

Kenya ▶

The Status of Lake Basin Management in “Kenya and the Prospect for East African Collaboration on ILBM”

Dr. Salif Diop,
Professor, University Cheikh Anta Diop, and Member of Academy of Sciences and Techniques of Senegal

Senegal ▶ Challenges for ILBM/Integrated Lake Basins Management implementation in West Africa

Dr. Masahisa Nakamura,
Executive Director and Vice President, International Lake Environment Committee Foundation (ILEC), and Professor of Shiga University

All members ▶ Discussion Part