UNESCO Water Resilience Challenge 2021: Getting to know biosphere reserve and Sembalun area

"You are the future of the Rinjani-Lombok Biosphere Reserve and UNESCO Global Geopark. Without the engagement and leadership of young people, Biosphere Reserve and UNESCO Global Geopark research Rinjani-Lombok will not be possible." Moh. Djelid, Dire...

Why inclusive practices are important in water climate adaptation

Social inclusion is utterly important in water climate adaptation. As technical approaches are still dominant in development projects, the locals live in the vicinity are often limited to include their knowledge and experience in tackling climate iss...

UNESCO Water Resilience Challenge 2021: A sustainable environment for 2030 and beyond

Learning Ground for the Young Water Leaders As the urgency and complexity of water and other climate-related problems in Indonesia are increasing dramatically, educating the next generation of water and climate leaders is a priority for Indonesia, no...

Yangon Raincraft (Myanmar 2021)

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 lo...

Analyzing Social & Economic Conditions: Side Trip to An Giang communities

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 ...

Healthy Rivers Challenge (Indonesia 2020-2021)

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 d...

Vacancy: Digital & Operation Intern (Indonesia)

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 in...

Indonesia Healthy Rivers Challenge – Phase II: not your mediocre online event

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 on...

Webinar: "Talks on Hydrology, Climate Change, Dam Safety and Eco-friendly Irrigation"

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 rive...

Creating a better Communication in the Water Sector through Myanmar Water Portal Platform

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 k...

Thaketa Climate Adaption Project Mid-Point Review

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 Ja...

Introducing Miss Shwe Yati Su

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, s...

Introducing Miss Tri Octiviani

Hello, this is Octi, the newest member of The Water Agency from Indonesia! Since September 2021, Octi has strengthened the Indonesian team as our Project Consultant and has been involved in capacity building programs, market research, and entry ...

Introducing Miss Keylin Vindyra

Halo! It's Keylin from Indonesia. Graduating from Water Resources Engineering and Management major, I started my career journey with The Water Agency in early 2021. Since then, I have been involved in various projects and scope of work, including run...

Webinar "Flood Management from Various Perspectives"

The objectives of the webinar are to strengthen the knowledge and awareness of flood management from various perspectives to the participants and to establish a network for the exchange of information related to this webinar's theme. Date - 3 January...