Eye on Asia, High-level Panel Debate – Water and Food Security for All in Asia

Date: 2012-9-21


Date and Time:

28 August, 2012, 16:00-17:30

Venue:

Room T4, Stockholmsmässan

Convener:

Asia-Pacific Water Forum (APWF) and Asian Development Bank (ADB)

Agenda

Chair:

Mr. Ravi Narayanan, CBE, Vice-Chair, APWF Governing Council and former Chief Executive of Water Aid, International Mentor of the Japan Water Forum (JWF)

16:00-16:05
Welcome and Introduction
Mr. Ravi Narayanan, Vice-Chair, APWF Governing Council
16:05-16:15
Opening Statement
  • Dr. Andrew Noble, Senior Fellow, IWMI
  • Ms. Badra Kamaladasa, Director General of Irrigation, Irrigation Department of Sri Lanka
16:15-17:15
Panel Dialogue
Chair: Mr. Ravi Narayanan
Panelists:

  • Prof. Peter Rogers, Harvard University and National University of Singapore
  • Mr. Wouter Lincklaen Arriens, Lead Water Resources Specialist, ADB
  • Ms. Sunita Nadhamuni, Board member of AKVO, former CEO of Arghyam
  • Ms. Louise Whiting, Regional Water Management Officer, FAO
  • Ms. Badra Kamaladasa, Director General of Irrigation, Irrigation Department of Sri Lanka
  • Dr. Andrew Noble, Senior Fellow, IWMI
17:15-17:25
Q & A
 
17:25-17:30
Closing
Mr. Ravi Narayanan

Links:

» Ministers for Water Security” Initiative in the Asia-Pacific Region(130KB)


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