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Submission to Policy Process
Contributing Papers for the 2019 Global Assessment Report
Author:
Karen G.
Villholth
Paul
Pavelic
Andrew
Ross
Groundwater is a de-facto source of water during drought and emergencies. In a broader perspective, the traditional short-term strategy of using groundwater to combat water deficits during drought needs revisiting. The objective of this paper is to examine the relevance and options for developing and adopting such groundwater-based natural...
Conference Proceeding
The 4th World Congress on Disaster Management
The urban and rural regions can be well understood as the dynamic systems embedded and interconnected through their social, economic and environmental settings. These urban-rural interlinkages have important implication for understanding climate change vulnerabilities and capturing opportunities for adaptation and disaster risk reduction. However,...
Conference Proceeding
The 11th Regional Conference on Environmental Engineering 2018 and the 3rd International Symposium on Conservation and Management of Tropical Lakes “Enhancing Sustainability and Resilience under Anthropogenic Pressure and Climate Change
Author:
Hul
Seingheng
Heng
Naleak
Naret
Heng
Neth
Baromey
The Tonle Sap Lake (TSL) is among the most productive freshwater ecosystems, and one of the most fish- abundant lakes in the world. It is connected with the Mekong River by Tonle Sap River. The TSL absorbs a huge volume of water, which helps to reduce flooding in the Mekong River floodplains during the peak flooding season, then releases water into...
Conference Proceeding
IPBES visioning workshop
Author:
C.J.
Lundquist
H. M.
Pereira
R.
Alkemade
E.
den Belder
S. Carvalho
Ribeiro
K.
Davies
A.
Greenaway
J.
Hauck
S.
Karlsson-Vinkhuyzen
H.
Kim
N.
King
T.
Lazarova
L.
Pereira
G.
Peterson
F.
Ravera
T.
van den Brink
A.
Argumedo
C.
Arida
D.
Armenteras
A.G.
Ausseil
B.
Baptiste
J.
Belanger
K.
Bingham
A.
Bowden-Kerby
M.
Cao
J.
Carino
P.A.
Van Damme
R.
Devivo
F.
Dickson
J.P.
Dushimumuremyi
S.
Ferrier
A.
Flores-Díaz
M.
Foley
J.
Garcia Marquez
P.
Giraldo-Perez
S.
Greenhaigh
D.J.
Hamilton
P.
Hardison
G.
Hicks
K.
Hughey
R.
Kahui-McConnell
G.
Karuri-Sebina
M.
De Kock
P.
Leadley
F.
Lemaitre
E.
Maltseva
C.A.
de Mattos Scaramuzza
M.
Metwally
W.
Nelson
H.
Ngo
C.
Neumann
C.
Norrie
J.
Perry
R.
Quintana
V.E.
Rodriguez Osuna
C.
Roehrl
J.
Seager
H.
Sharpe
T.
Shortland
P.
Shulbaeva
U.R.
Sumaila
N.
Titeux
S.
Tiwari
C.
Trisos
A.
Ursache
A.
Wheatley
D.
Wilson
S.
Wood
E.
van Wyk
T.X.
Yue
D.
Zulfikar
M.
Brake
D.
Leigh
P.
Lindgren-Streicher
The report presents the process in, and outputs from an IPBES visioning workshop, entitled "Visions for nature and nature's contributions to people for the 21st century" held in September 2017, which well captures the contributions from participants in the breakout groups and plenaries.
Conference Proceeding
IPBES-JBF Sub-regional Dialogue Workshop
Editor:
Wilfredo V.
Alangui
Kaoru
Ichikawa
JBF Capacity Building Project held the South-East and North-East Asia sub-regional dialogue workshop in Chiang Mai, Thailand from 14 to 17 October, 2016, organised by IGES and funded by Japan. ILK holders/experts and experts on ILK from South-East and North-East Asia attended. The presentation by ILK holders/experts and the discussion result of the...
Conference Proceeding
IPBES-JBF Sub-regional Dialogue Workshop
Editor:
Madhav
Karki
Ram Prasad
Chaudhary
Krishna Kumar
Shrestha
JBF Capacity Building Project held the South and West Asia sub-regional dialogue workshop in Dhulikhel (Kathmandu), Nepal from 29 November to 2 December, 2016, organised by IGES and funded by Japan. ILK holders/experts and experts on ILK from India, Iran, Nepal, and Pakistan attended. The presentation by ILK holders/experts and the discussion...
Conference Proceeding
IPBES-JBF Sub-regional Dialogue Workshop
Editor:
Rosemary
Hill
Tui
Shortland
JBF Capacity Building Project held the Pacific sub-regional dialogue workshop in Whangarei, New Zealand from 1 to 4 November, 2016, organised by IGES and funded by Japan. ILK holders/experts and experts on ILK from Pacific attended. The presentation by ILK holders/experts and the discussion result of the workshop are described in this proceeding of...
Conference Proceeding
The IPBES-JBF Sub-regional Dialogue Workshop on Indigenous and Local Knowledge (ILK) for South-East and North-East Asia sub-region
The Karen indigenous people have lived on a mixed agroecosystem centered on traditional rotational farming (RF) for over 300 years in mountainous northern Thailand. Over generations they have accumulated local knowledge on species and ecosystems that has enabled them to provide for their livelihood needs while managing the land and natural...
Conference Proceeding

ISSUES AND CHALLENGES OF WATER AND WASTEWATER MANAGEMENT IN ASIA

Nexus Observatory Workshop on “Water-Wastewater-Soil Nexus in Asia, 11th-12th December 2014 in Hayama, Japan
Conference Proceeding
International Water Association 1st Specialist Conference on Municipal Water Management and Sanitation in Developing Countiries
Water is an essential and valuable resource for Asian countries, both for daily existence and economic development. However, water degradation is now very apparent, caused by population increase, urbanisation, and economic growth in the region. The Asian region has transboundary water resources, so a regional approach to water quality management is...