The Water Agency is a social enterprise that runs the largest network of Water Hubs in Asia. Through our Water Hubs, we connect local and international water experts to collaborate for clean and safe water across Asia. Our Water Hubs are based in Myanmar, Indonesia, Vietnam, Australia, and the Netherlands. Since 2016, The Water Agency in Indonesia ...
The city of Yangon is one of the most vulnerable cities worldwide to climate change, suffering from widespread flooding during the monsoon while experiencing severe water shortages in the dry season. Starting in 2019, through a joint initiative of local and international partners, the Yangon Htee City program ("htee" meaning "umbrella" in Burmese) ...
Following the Mekong Delta Workshop which the Mekong Environment Forum (MEF) and The Water Agency (TWA) jointly hosted in October 2020, TWA- MEF team had a side trip to a few poor An Giang communities to analyze social & economic conditions. The Water Agency believes the value chain market needs international support in Mekong regions, for whic...
What the Challenge is about Indonesia Healthy Rivers Challenge 2020 is our capacity-building program that challenges and inspires Indonesia's Young River Leaders to contribute their own original ideas and solutions towards the sustainable development of river basins. In this first edition, the Challenge took place in the Welang River, Eas...
Hello, this is Yati from The Water Agency Myanmar. Her current position is the project consultant starting to join earlier this year. Since she has the background knowledge with civil, structural, water, environmental and Metocean engineering, she loves to work not only as a water consultant but also as an engineer to develop business, stakeho...
For our team in Indonesia we are looking for a Digital & Operation Intern. Position  The Water Agency in Jakarta has an open position for an entrepreneurial young student to join us as a Digital & Operation Intern for a full-time paid internship. You will help us manage our online portal (www.indonesiawaterportal.com) and to grow our b...
The start of Indonesia Healthy Rivers Challenge – Phase II After their "big graduation" from Phase I in November 2020, the Indonesia Healthy Rivers Challenge Teams moved to Phase II, held fully online in the comfort of our home as part of the online-offline events for the Challenge. The main characteristic of Phase II was the ideas brewing pro...
From this webinar, you can get the information concerned with how to incorporate climate change impact into flood risk assessment; safe inflow design flood selection for dams; climate change considered hydro-meteorological response of particular river basin as well as how to apply satellite rainfall in hydrological application. You can also le...
With the collaboration of Myanmar Water Partnership (MMWP), Irrigation and Water Utilization Management Development (IWUMD), Global Water Partnership and The Water Agency, the virtual webinar was successfully organized to promote and strengthen the knowledge and safety awareness of flood management from various perspectives to all the attended part...
As part of the Thaketa Climate Adaptation Pilot Project, mid-point review surveying throughout the Thaketa ward-5 community was carried out to asset the level of involvement as of project Phase I (November 2020). The survey was carried out 6th-9th January 2021 by on-site survey as well as via phone calls with the lead of the local staff from The Wa...