Singapore Water Week 2018

The Singapore International Water Week is one of the global leading summits. Singapore's Water Story is impressive and respected. TWA was present during the 2018 edition.  The Water Agency co-designed the positioning of Netherlands activities du...

​'Water as Leverage' - Urban Resilience Design Challenge

In response to an international call for inspirational approaches and thinking The Water Agency orchestrated the design and building of a unique proposition of a co-design approach with local communities to secure a safe, liveable and productive live...

Student visit to Heineken Myanmar brewery

On 27th of October the visit to the Heineken brewery marked the end of the 2018 edition of the Myanmar-Netherlands Water Challenge.  Student visited Heineken Myanmar to learn about the role of water in the process of brewing beer....

Dredging and Reclamation Course

Capacity Building is a key activity for the Netherlands in partnership with Myanmar. The Water Agency organised and coordinated a very interesting program for all key stakeholders incl. High-Level Dinner and TV show format to capture all lessons lear...

Dredging Equipment Seminar

Damen Shipyards organised a Dredging and Support Equipment Seminar in Yangon.  We supported this seminar in order to make forward the community of dredging that we have created in January 2018 when hosting a Community of Practice Dredging C...

First Communication Training on how to encourage communication in the Myanmar water sector

To show the importance of communication in Myanmar Water Sector and to elaborate how to communicate in an organization TWA organised a communication training session.  During the training program, we tried to express among audiences why communic...

Port Pressure Cooker organised to align agendas Myanmar and Dutch stakeholders

One of the outcomes of the first Water Hub meeting with local stakeholders in Myanmar in October 2017 was to join forces to focus on Yangon Sea Port Development.  The Water Agency developed the framework for MM-NL Roadmap and initiated...

Start-Up positioning in Myanmar - TWA Innovation and Business Coaching

Myanmar government and universities expressed the need for more smart data measurements and analyses to be able to adequately choose the most sustainable solutions for their water and resource management. The project "Leapfrogging Delta Manageme...

TWA Communication Partner of MyanmarWater 2018

The Myanmar Water Portal, the online water portal TWA operates in Myanmar, was the official communication partner for this year's edition of the fastest growing water show in Yangon. The Myanmar Water Portal (MWP) team captured dynamic mome...

Amsterdam International Water Week 2018

Founding Partners of The Water Agency, Piet Filet, Frodo van Oostveen and Gregor van Essen participated in the first Amsterdam International Water Week Summit, on 14 and 15 November. Bringing together 200 senior representatives from 25 countries acro...

About The Water Agency

According to the Asian Water Development Outlook (2016), up to 3.4 billion people could be living under water-stress across the Asia Pacific region by 2050, suffering from lack of clean drinking water, threatened by floods, at ris...

Tools for water sensitive cities – what can they tell us & what can “we” do?

A tour of tools that explore water sensitive designs – with benefits from street trees, rainwater tanks & impacts on urban heat and what is the return on investment look like?  over 40 participants partipated in the Community of Practice Ses...

Adoption and Application of Water Futures

The Water Agency organised a Community of Practice session on Water Futures, held on Thursday 19 April 2018 in Brisbane, Australia.  Participants of this workshop came from:  Localand State GovernmentsWaterUtilitiesResea...

Market exploration in Indonesia steel and maritime industry

The Water Agency has been assigned to assist a world-leading European steel company to do research and find a market in Indonesia. Flanked by the Indian and Pacific Oceans and consisted of more than 17,000 islands, Indonesia is often referred to...

ThaiWater 2019

Event: ThaiWater 2019, 5-8 June 2019, Bangkok, Thailand TWA Water Hub activities: (1) Thailand Water Challenge, (2) Innovation Lounge, (3) Media Corner Partners: ThaiWater (UBM Asia), Thailand Water Partnership Status: Open for participatio...