TS 6. Protect and restore water-related ecosystems

Time:  10/08/16, 08:30-10:30
Room: Kokhi Somon, Press Сonference Hall

 

Organizer:
United Nations Department of Economic
and Social Affairs (UNDESA)

 

Co-chairs

H.E. Mr. Jagdish Koonjul
Permanent Representative of Mauritius to the United Nations in New York

H.E. Mr. Durga Prasad Bhattarai (invited)
Permanent Representative of Nepal to the United Nations in New York

 

Moderator

Ms. Suraiya Begum
Secretary, Office of the Prime Minister of Bangladesh

 

Speakers

Mr. Ahmed Wahba Mohamed Abdelmoneim Shehata
Deputy Chairman of the Regional Training Centre for Water Resources and Irrigation, Ministry of Water Resources and Irrigation, Egypt

Mr. Andriamihaja Christian Gabriel Rafaralahimboa
Director for Water Resources Management, Ministry of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene, Madagascar

Mr. Thierry Umbehr
Regional Advisor for Water and DRR, Swiss Agency for Development Cooperation, Switzerland

Mr. Keizrul Bin Abdullah
Chairperson, Network of Asian River Basin Organizations

Ms. Emma Anakhasyan
Vice President, Women for Water Partnership

 

Rapporteur

Ms. Josefina Maestu
Water Economic Coordinator, Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Environment, Spain