IUCN Water Programme, Asia on GWP-SEA WRM Financing

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IUCN Water Programme, Asia on GWP-SEA WRM Financing

  1. 1. Water Programme, Asia Dr. Lalita Rammont GWP-SEA: WRM Financing Workshop Yangon, Myanmar 3 October 2013 INTERNATIONAL UNION FOR CONSERVATION OF NATURE
  2. 2. Investing in natural infrastructure means investing in people, their capacities and in good governance, including participation INTERNATIONAL UNION FOR CONSERVATION OF NATURE 2
  3. 3. Water Programme Themes Poverty reduction Participatory governance Natural infrastructure Integrated Water Resources Management Ecosystem services 3 Climate change resilience
  4. 4. Ecosystems for Life: A Bangladesh-India Initiative Dialogue for Sustainable Management of Trans-boundary Water Regimes in South Asia To promote a better understanding of the water regimes in Bangladesh and India to address food, livelihood, biodiversity and climate change concerns. 4
  5. 5. Ecosystems for Life: A Bangladesh-India Initiative Food security, water productivity and poverty Biodiversity conservation Environmental security 5 Climate change impacts Inland navigation
  6. 6. Building River Dialogue and Governance (BRIDGE): 3Ss River Basin • Enriching information and knowledge sharing platforms • Enhancing leadership and governance capacities • Creating cross-sectoral dialogue on transboundary water management 6
  7. 7. BRIDGE: 3S River Basin 7
  8. 8. Connecting People and Ecosystems in the Indian Himalayas • Enhancing community-driven water resources management • Demonstration of improved livelihoods • Establishing a transHimalayan resource base for climate change adaptation strategies 8
  9. 9. Mekong Water Dialogues II To Improved awareness and participation of stakeholders in water-related decisionmaking processes for sustainable livelihood security, human and ecosystem health 9
  10. 10. Mekong Water Dialogues: Approach Civil Society Business Government (10-14 people) INTERNATIONAL UNION FOR CONSERVATION OF NATURE (National issues, national consultation meetings, casestudies)
  11. 11. River Basin Management in Asia Pacific 11
  12. 12. Future initiatives • Geographic coverage: – Trans-Himalayan region – Tributaries of the Mekong – East Asia • Themes: – – – – 12 Environmental flows Trans-boundary water governance Hydro-diplomacy Benefit sharing
  13. 13. More info: http://www.iucn.org/ about/work/progra mmes/water/resour ces/toolkits/ 13

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