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Events Leading to World Water Day
& The 2nd Asia-Pacific Water Summit

Outline
Date Wednesday, 20 February 2013
Event Part 1: 9:00 - 12:30
Follow-up Conference on Sustainable Sanitation: The Drive to 2015 Initiative - Sanitation in Societies ≫ Program
Networking Lunch: 12:40-13:45
Part 2: 14:00 - 16:20 (Doors open at 13:45)
Symposium on Framework Document on Water and Climate Change Adaptation in the Asia-Pacific Region ≫ Program
Venue Orion Room, Toshi Center Hotel
5th floor, 2-4-1 Hirakawa-cho Chiyoda-ku Tokyo 102-0093 Japan
TEL: +81-(0)3-3265-8211
Languages Japanese and English with simultaneous translation
(except during Networking Session)
Participants Part1 88 people
Networking Lunch 50 people
Part2 74 people

These events are supported in part by the River Fund in charge of the Foundation of River and Watershed Environment Management (FOREM), Japan.

Part 1: 9:00 - 12:30
Follow-up Conference on Sustainable Sanitation: The Drive to 2015 Initiative - Sanitation in Societies -

Time & Date 09:00 - 12:30, 20 February 2013
Venue Orion Room, Toshi Center Hotel
Organized by Japan Water Forum
Supported by Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan, Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and, Ministry of the Environment, Asia-Pacific Water Forum (APWF), Japan International Cooperation Agency, Japan Sanitation Consortium, WaterAid
Program
Opening address
  • by Dr. Kotaro Takemura, Secretary General, Japan Water Forum
Toward post 2015 Development Framework
  • by Mr. Atsushi KARIMATA, Senior Coordinator, Global Issues Cooperation Division, International Cooperation Bureau, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan
Special address: The Great East Japan Earthquake: Sanitation and Toilet Issues Presentation (10.1MB)
  • by Mr. Koo Ue, Director General, Japan Toilet Labo
Keynote address 1: Current Status and Issues of Sanitation Presentation (381KB)
  • by Mr. Ravi Narayanan, CBE, Vice-Chair, APWF Governing Council
Keynote address 2: Providing sanitation to the urban communities Presentation (1MB)
  • by Dr. Ulrike Pokorski da Cunha, Head of International Water Policy and Infrastructure, GIZ
Presentation on urine diversion dry toilets Hand out (1.8MB)
  • By Prof. Yoshihisa Shimizu, Kyoto University
Panel discussion: Realizing Sustainable Sanitation
Facilitator:
  • Mr. Ravi Narayanan, CBE, Vice-Chair, APWF Governing Council
Panelists:
  • Ms. Barbara Frost, Chief Executive, WaterAid
    Dr. Ulrike Pokorski da Cunha, Head of International Water Policy and Infrastructure, GIZ
    Mr. Yoshinobu Fukasawa, Senior Human Settlements Officer, UN-HABITAT
    Dr. Aida N. Karazhanova, Economic Affairs Officer Energy Security and Water Resources Section Environment and Development Division ESCAPPresentation (3.3MB)
    Dr. Suman K. Shakya, Executive Director, Environment and Public Health Organization, Nepal (ENPHO) Presentation (4.2MB)
Wrap-up and Closing

  » Speaker Profile(324KB)

  • Opening address
    by Dr. Kotaro Takemura, Japan Water Forum

  • Presentation in post 2015 Development
    Framework:
    by Atsushi Karimata, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

  • Special address
    by Mr. Koo Ue, Japan Toilet Labo

  • Keynote address 1
    by Mr. Ravi Narayanan, APWF

  • Keynote address 2
    by Dr. Ulrike Pokorski da Cunha, GIZ

  • Presentation on urine diversion dry toilets
    by Yoshihisa Shimizu, Kyoto University

  • Display of urine diversion dry toilets and posters on world water issue

  • Panel discussion: Realizing Sustainable Sanitation
    (l to r) Panelists: Ms. Barbara Frost, WaterAid, Dr. Ulrike Pokorski da Cunha, GIZ, Mr. Fukasawa, UN-HABITAT, Dr. Karazhanova, ESCAP, Dr. Shakya, Environment and Public Health Organization (ENPHO)
    Facilitator: Mr. Ravi Narayanan, APWF

Networking Lunch: 12:40-13:45

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Part2: 14:00 - 16:20
Symposium on Framework Document on Water and Climate Change Adaptation in the Asia-Pacific Region

Time & Date 14:00 - 16:20, 20 February 2013
Organized by Japan Water Forum, Asia-Pacific Water Forum (APWF)
Supported by Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism of Japan (MLIT), APWF Steering Group on Water and Climate Change, Asian Development Bank (ADB)
Program
Opening
  • by Dr. Kotaro Takemura, Secretary General, Japan Water Forum
Introduction to the Framework Document on Water and Climate Change Adaptation Presentation (989KB) / Framework Document (1.0MB)
  • by Mr. Wouter Lincklaen Arriens, Lead Water Resources Specialist, ADB
Keynote Speech on Framework Document on Water and Climate Change Adaptation Presentation (8.3MB)
  • by Professor Toshio Koike, Chair of the APWF Steering Committee on Water and Climate Change
Keynote Speech "Looming Crisis of Global Warming: Report From the Himaraya Glaciar"
  • by Mr. Ken Noguchi, Alpinist, Member of Advisory Council of Japan Water Forum
Panel discussion
Facilitator:
  • Mr. Ravi Narayanan, CBE, Vice-Chair, APWF Governing Council
Panelists:
  • Professor Toshio Koike, Chair of the APWF Steering Committee on Water and Climate Change
    Mr. Wouter Lincklaen Arriens Lead Water Resources Specialist, ADB
    Ms. Barbara Frost, Chief Executive of WaterAid Presentation (1.1MB)
Wrap-up and Closing
  • Opening address
    by Dr. Takemura, Japan Water Forum

  • Introducing the Steering Group and the Framework
    Document for Leaders
    by Mr. Arriens, ADB

  • Keynote Speech
    by Professor Koike, Tokyo Uni.

  • Keynote Speech
    by Mr. Noguchi, Alpinist

  • Panel discussion
    (l to r) Mr. Arriens, ADB, Mr. Narayanan, APWF, Prof. Koike, Tokyo Uni. , Ms. Frost, WaterAid

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