Knowledge Sharing through the  GWP ToolBox for IWRM Dr. Ma. Cecilia G. Soriano GWP – SEA ToolBox Hub
Challenge:
On-line library of IWRM Tools, Cases, References
GWP ToolBox <ul><li>Purpose </li></ul><ul><ul><li>IWRM knowledge sharing and dissemination tool </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Goa...
What is ToolBox? <ul><li>It is on online forum for water experts and the broader community to address and improve the mana...
Dynamics in ToolBox Fixed part: Tools Revision possible <ul><li>Evolving part: </li></ul><ul><li>Case studies </li></ul><u...
Enabling Environment (A - tools) <ul><li>Deal with water policies and their development </li></ul><ul><li>A1.1 Preparation...
Institutional Roles (B - tools) <ul><li>Deal with forms and functions of institutions </li></ul><ul><li>B1.1 Reforming ins...
Management Instruments (C - tools) <ul><li>About understanding  resources  </li></ul><ul><li>C1.1 Water resources knowledg...
Management Instruments (C - tools) <ul><li>Involve various tools for balancing supply and demand </li></ul><ul><li>C3.1  I...
Management Instruments (C - tools) <ul><li>Regulatory instruments </li></ul><ul><li>C6.1  Regulations for water quality </...
54 tools
Tools in ToolBox
Short description & external link MAIN COMPONENTS
Why do we need a Case study?   Theoretical description Synthesized memory Practical implementation
Typical format of case study <ul><li>Description of problem(s) to be addressed </li></ul><ul><li>Decisions and actions tak...
CASE STUDY
Many other information with relevance to IWRM Cases sorted by Region Contributions from GWP Partners Language and local ve...
For Who is this ToolBox?  Why we would like to share it? <ul><li>As water is everybody’s business…... </li></ul>trainers  ...
Vision and Goal <ul><li>Vision </li></ul><ul><li>ToolBox will be an Internet-based repository of all GWP knowledge on IWRM...
How to contribute to ToolBox <ul><li>Elaborate cases and share them with others </li></ul><ul><li>Provide references to en...
How to contribute?  How to ask questions? Click here to contribute Click here to contact
Southeast Asia Cases in GWP ToolBox <ul><li>Indonesia -  2 </li></ul><ul><li>Malaysia -  3 </li></ul><ul><li>Myanmar -  1 ...
 
 
Singapore Cases in GWP-SEA ToolBox <ul><li>Drinking Directly from the Tap – Integrated Water Quality Management </li></ul>...
Proposed Singapore Cases for GWP TB <ul><li>The Singapore Water Story – Four National Taps </li></ul><ul><li>From Zero to ...
Other Proposed Singapore Cases  <ul><li>Intelligent Watershed Management: Projected Water Quality in Marina Reservoir Usin...
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Presentation on the GWP SEA ToolBox website which used during the Singarpore ToolBox session on 28 June 2010

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GWP ToolBox

  1. 1. Knowledge Sharing through the GWP ToolBox for IWRM Dr. Ma. Cecilia G. Soriano GWP – SEA ToolBox Hub
  2. 2. Challenge:
  3. 3. On-line library of IWRM Tools, Cases, References
  4. 4. GWP ToolBox <ul><li>Purpose </li></ul><ul><ul><li>IWRM knowledge sharing and dissemination tool </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Goal </li></ul><ul><ul><li>To contribute to establishing a global communication platform to share knowledge and develop capacity </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Components </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Tools (54 tools – guidelines how to implement IWRM); </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Case studies (193 cases – illustrate how tools work in practice); </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>References (178 references – support documents, manuals, papers, and external IWRM knowledge databases). </li></ul></ul>
  5. 5. What is ToolBox? <ul><li>It is on online forum for water experts and the broader community to address and improve the managment of water resources </li></ul><ul><li>It decribes the pillars and components of IWRM </li></ul><ul><li>It shows best practices and case studies </li></ul><ul><li>It gathers relevant publications, support documents, organizations and web links on IWRM </li></ul>
  6. 6. Dynamics in ToolBox Fixed part: Tools Revision possible <ul><li>Evolving part: </li></ul><ul><li>Case studies </li></ul><ul><li>References </li></ul>
  7. 7. Enabling Environment (A - tools) <ul><li>Deal with water policies and their development </li></ul><ul><li>A1.1 Preparation of a national water resources policy </li></ul><ul><li>A1.2 Policies with relation to water resources </li></ul><ul><li>Include tools for use in the development of water law </li></ul><ul><li>A2.1 Water rights </li></ul><ul><li>A2.2 Legislation for water quality </li></ul><ul><li>A2.3 Reform of existing legislation </li></ul><ul><li>Deal with financial resources to meet water needs </li></ul><ul><li>A3.1 Investment policies </li></ul><ul><li>A3.2 Financing options I: grants and internal sources </li></ul><ul><li>A3.3 Financing options II: Loans and equity </li></ul>
  8. 8. Institutional Roles (B - tools) <ul><li>Deal with forms and functions of institutions </li></ul><ul><li>B1.1 Reforming institutions for better governance </li></ul><ul><li>B1.2 Transboundary organisations for water resource management </li></ul><ul><li>B1.3 National apex bodies </li></ul><ul><li>B1.4 River basin organisations </li></ul><ul><li>B1.5 Regulatory bodies and enforcement agencies </li></ul><ul><li>B1.6 Service providers and IWRM </li></ul><ul><li>B1.7 Strengthening public sector water utilities </li></ul><ul><li>B1.8 Role of the private sector </li></ul><ul><li>B1.9 Civil society institutions and community based organisation </li></ul><ul><li>B1.10 Local authorities </li></ul><ul><li>Include tools for upgrading skills </li></ul><ul><li>B2.1 Participatory capacity and empowerment in civil society </li></ul><ul><li>B2.2 Training to build capacity in water professionals </li></ul><ul><li>B2.3 Regulatory capacity </li></ul>
  9. 9. Management Instruments (C - tools) <ul><li>About understanding resources </li></ul><ul><li>C1.1 Water resources knowledge base </li></ul><ul><li>C1.2 Water resources assessment </li></ul><ul><li>C1.3 Modelling in IWRM </li></ul><ul><li>C1.4 Developing water management indicators </li></ul><ul><li>C1.5 Ecosystem assessment </li></ul><ul><li>Combine development options, resource use and human interaction </li></ul><ul><li>C2.1 National integrated water resources plans </li></ul><ul><li>C2.2 River basin plans </li></ul><ul><li>C2.3 Groundwater management plans </li></ul><ul><li>C2.4 Coastal zone management plans </li></ul><ul><li>C2.5 Risk assessment and management </li></ul><ul><li>C2.6 Environmental assessment (EA) </li></ul><ul><li>C2.7 Social assessment (SA) </li></ul><ul><li>C2.8 Economic assessment </li></ul>
  10. 10. Management Instruments (C - tools) <ul><li>Involve various tools for balancing supply and demand </li></ul><ul><li>C3.1 Improved efficiency of use </li></ul><ul><li>C3.2 Recycling and reuse </li></ul><ul><li>C3.3 Improved efficiency of supply </li></ul><ul><li>Encourage social change instruments </li></ul><ul><li>C4.1 Education curricula on water management </li></ul><ul><li>C4.2 Communication with stakeholders </li></ul><ul><li>C4.3 Information and transparency for raising awareness </li></ul><ul><li>Show how to manage disputes </li></ul><ul><li>C5.1 Conflict management </li></ul><ul><li>C5.2 Shared vision planning </li></ul><ul><li>C5.3 Consensus building </li></ul>
  11. 11. Management Instruments (C - tools) <ul><li>Regulatory instruments </li></ul><ul><li>C6.1 Regulations for water quality </li></ul><ul><li>C6.2 Regulations for water quantity </li></ul><ul><li>C6.3 Regulations for water services </li></ul><ul><li>C6.4 Land use planning controls and nature protection </li></ul><ul><li>Economic instruments </li></ul><ul><li>C7.1 Pricing of water and water services </li></ul><ul><li>C7.2 Pollution and environmental charges </li></ul><ul><li>C7.3 Water markets and tradable permits </li></ul><ul><li>C7.4 Subsidies and incentives </li></ul><ul><li>Information and knowledge management </li></ul><ul><li>C8.1 Information management systems </li></ul><ul><li>C8.2 Sharing data for IWRM </li></ul>
  12. 12. 54 tools
  13. 13. Tools in ToolBox
  14. 14. Short description & external link MAIN COMPONENTS
  15. 15. Why do we need a Case study? Theoretical description Synthesized memory Practical implementation
  16. 16. Typical format of case study <ul><li>Description of problem(s) to be addressed </li></ul><ul><li>Decisions and actions taken </li></ul><ul><li>Outcomes (expected & unexpected, impact of action, resources needed, sustainability of outcomes) </li></ul><ul><li>Lessons learned (what is useful for others) </li></ul><ul><li>Importance for IWRM </li></ul><ul><li>Links and other supporting information </li></ul>
  17. 17. CASE STUDY
  18. 18. Many other information with relevance to IWRM Cases sorted by Region Contributions from GWP Partners Language and local versions under development
  19. 19. For Who is this ToolBox? Why we would like to share it? <ul><li>As water is everybody’s business…... </li></ul>trainers practitioners decision makers experts academia
  20. 20. Vision and Goal <ul><li>Vision </li></ul><ul><li>ToolBox will be an Internet-based repository of all GWP knowledge on IWRM and the first choice site for water practitioners, decision makers and partners. </li></ul><ul><li>Goal </li></ul><ul><li>ToolBox will contribute to establishing a global communication platform to share knowledge and develop capacity. </li></ul>
  21. 21. How to contribute to ToolBox <ul><li>Elaborate cases and share them with others </li></ul><ul><li>Provide references to enlarge on-line IWRM library </li></ul><ul><li>- Books, reports and other publications </li></ul><ul><li>- Training materials including powerpoint presentations </li></ul><ul><li>Provide links to websites that are related to specific tools. </li></ul>
  22. 22. How to contribute? How to ask questions? Click here to contribute Click here to contact
  23. 23. Southeast Asia Cases in GWP ToolBox <ul><li>Indonesia - 2 </li></ul><ul><li>Malaysia - 3 </li></ul><ul><li>Myanmar - 1 </li></ul><ul><li>Philippines - 3 </li></ul><ul><li>Thailand - 8 </li></ul><ul><li>Vietnam - 2 </li></ul><ul><li>----------------------------- </li></ul><ul><li>TOTAL 19 </li></ul>
  24. 26. Singapore Cases in GWP-SEA ToolBox <ul><li>Drinking Directly from the Tap – Integrated Water Quality Management </li></ul><ul><li>Improving Urban Catchment Water Quality through Sewer Rehabilitation Programme </li></ul><ul><li>Achieving Low UFW through Reliable Supply to Customers and Efficient Network Management </li></ul>
  25. 27. Proposed Singapore Cases for GWP TB <ul><li>The Singapore Water Story – Four National Taps </li></ul><ul><li>From Zero to Hero: NEWater wins public confidence in Singapore </li></ul><ul><li>Singapore’s Marina Barrage – Changing Mindsets in Urban Solutions </li></ul><ul><li>Deep Tunnel Sewerage System (DTSS) </li></ul><ul><li>ABC Waters Programme </li></ul><ul><li>Maximizing Energy Recovery from Sludge </li></ul>
  26. 28. Other Proposed Singapore Cases <ul><li>Intelligent Watershed Management: Projected Water Quality in Marina Reservoir Using Field Data and Advanced Water Quality Modelling Tools </li></ul><ul><li>Using Benthic Invertebrates to Assess Biological Health in SIngapore’s Rivers and Canals </li></ul><ul><li>Pilot Study of Submerged Membrane Bioreactor for Water Reclamation </li></ul><ul><li>Using Solar Power for Desalination in Islands </li></ul>

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