Ports of the Future - lecture by Prof. Tiedo Vellinga

What can the port of Yangon look like in the future? How to establish development of the port in the most sustainable way?In collaboration with the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands and TU Delft, The Water Agency is organizing an expert lectu...

Career Ambitions and Water Modelling - Workshop & Mentoring

Time 27 February 2019 Location Brisbane Target AudienceUndergraduate students During this event participants have the opportunity to learn, and share, how the various roles in water modelling and water use can align with a professional career in the ...

Unique Engagements at ASEAN Port Seminar in Nay Pyi Taw

This year the Myanma Port Authority (MPA) hosted the ASEAN Ports Association (APA) Port Seminar on Exchange of Information for Port Development. The seminar in Nay Pyi Taw (14-15 February) was very well attended by around 70 ASEAN port experts f...

A Water Wise City - Community of Practices Workshop

To understand the water management efforts planned for 2019, this Community of Practice (CoP) workshop explored prospective water management activity in the Yangon and its region through the collaborative opportunities between various water professio...

Coasts & Ports (Indonesia 2013-2014)

The development of coasts and ports is of national importance to Indonesia, securing economic growth and offering safety against floods for millions of people. Given these are typically large-scale infrastructural projects, often taking place in dens...

TWA Water Hub | Innovation Lounge

Partnering with a major water conference in June or July, TWA Water Hub | Indonesia is planning to stage an Innovation Lounge that will offer an exciting and engaging format to showcase new water innovations from around the world.  More informat...

Port of the Future Serious Game

Developed by Deltares, the Port of the Future Serious Game aims at raising awareness for the current policy-making challenges of ports, so as to support the port stakeholders in achieving sustainable development. The game applies a fictional but real...

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TWA Water Hub | Vietnam

Facing the increasing water risks from climate change and surface water pollution from inadequate water infrastructure, Vietnam has taken steps to improve its water resource management via many water projects and environmental visions. This...

TWA Water Hub | Thailand

Our team is happy to work with you in Thailand, whether that is to support you in making the right connections in the Thai water sector, increasing the effectiveness of your (business) activities or showcasing your organisation at many...

Guided Expert Tour of Yangon's Kandawgi Lake

Did you know Kandawgi Lake has a crucial role in preventing flooding of Yangon's down town areas?  Come join us on a tour around the lake, where we will discuss the Lake's ecosystem. Dr. Piet Filet, an expert in water management and flood resili...

Kandawgyi Lake Study Tour

"It is good to have a better understanding of the inlets – it is not easy to know how it works as an outsider" participant Kandawgyi Lake tour A different view on the Royal Lake – uncovering the ecosystem services of the Kandawgyi Lake area Early Sun...

CoP session on Adoption and Application of Water Futures

Our Managing Partner from Australia, Dr. Piet Filet is visiting Yangon for a week . Piet is an expert on water management, specifically on flood resilience. He met with many of stakeholders during his previous Water in the City workshop in ...

IWA Water and Development Congress 2019

The 2019 edition of the IWA Water and Development Congress & Exhibition will bring together over 3,500 people, a global audience of practitioners, utility managers, academia, government officials, consultants, and media. IWA partner with some of ...

TWA's Myanmar Water Portal nominated for Ricebowl Start-Up Awards

In September 2018 the Myanmar Water Portal was nominated for the ASEAN Rice Bowl Start Up Awards. We were nominated in the category Best Ecosystem Initiative in Myanmar. The ASEAN Rice Bowl Start-up aim to promote the spirit of innovation and en...

TWA present at World Water Day in Nay Pyi Taw

The National Water Resources Committee (NWRC) was established by the Presidential Decree on 25 July 2013. Since 2014, NWRC has organised annual World Water Day Celebrations in Myanmar. Myanmar hosted its fifth successful World Water Day celebration o...