[2019] Asia Regional Workshop for Using SDG 6 Policy Support System (SDG-PSS) to facilitate countries in Asia for water-related sustainable development

Wednesday, 04 September 2019 - 10:00pm to Friday, 06 September 2019 - 6:00am

Programme 

Agenda 

 

Formal Opening

Moderator: Ms. Eunhae Jeong (United Nations Office for Sustainable Development (UNOSD))

  • Mr. Jeong-seop Hong (Han River Flood Control Office, Ministry of Environment, Republic of Korea)
  • Mr. Ickhoon Choi (Korea Environment Corporation (K-eco))
  • Mr. Jongsoo Yoon (Former Head of the United Nations Office for Sustainable Development (UNOSD))
  • Mr. Vladimir Smakhtin (United Nations University Institute for Water, Environment and Health (UNU-INWEH))

 

Day 1 (September 4, 2019)

Session 1:Global efforts in monitoring and progress towards achiening SDG 6

Moderator: "Unconventional Water Resources in Dry Areas for Sustainable Development" - Mr. Manzoor Qadir (UNU-INWEH)

Presentation:

 

Session 2: Using SDG-PSS to support evidence-based policymaking around SDG 6

Moderator: Mr. Manzoor Qadir (UNU-INWEH)

Presentation: 

 

Day 2 (September 5, 2019)

Recap of Day 1 with focus on SDG-PSS

Moderator: "Recap of the first day" - Mr. Okhyun Yang (UNOSD)

 

Session 3: Status of SDG 6 and use of SDG-PSS in regional hub countries

Moderator: Mr. Okhyun Yang (UNOSD)

Case of the Republic of Korea

Case of Pakistan

 

Session 4: Feedback on SDG-PSS from participating countries from the region

 Moderator: Mr. Jong Soo Yoon (Former Head of the UNOSD)

 

Session 5: Building regional cooperation around SDG 6 and SDG-PSS

Moderator: Mr. Manzoor Qadir (UNU-INWEH)

 

Formal Closing

Moderator: Mr. Guillaume Baggio (UNU-INWEH)\

  • Mr. Hak-kyun Maeng, Ministry of Environment, Republic of Korea
  • Mr. Ickhoon Choi, Korea Environment Corporation (K-eco)
  • Ms. Eunhae Jeong, United Nations Office for Sustainable Development (UNOSD)
  • Mr. Vladimir Smakhtin, United Nations University Institute for Water, Environment and Health (UNU-INWEH)

 

Pictures

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