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  NARBO members (RBO and Government organization members)

DID : Department of Irrigation and Drainage (Malaysia)

IWARP : Institute of Water Resources Planning (Viet Nam)

Jasa Tirta1 (Indonesia)
Jasa Tirta Public Corporation was established based on the Government Regulation No. 5 of the Year 1990 and with the Government Regulation No. 93 of the Year 1999 was changed and renamed into Jasa Tirta I Public Corporation (as state own company)

Jasa Tirta2 (Indonesia)

K water : Korea Water Resources Corporation (Korea)

LGED : Local Government Engineering Department
Ministry of Local Government, Rural Development and Cooperatives (Bangladesh)

LLDA : Laguna Lake Development Authority (Philippines)
To lead, promote and accelerate the development and balanced growth of the Laguna de Bay basin within the context of national and regional plans and policies for social and economic development and to carry out the development of the basin with due regard and adequate provision for environmental management and control, preservation of the quality of human life and ecological systems, and the prevention of undue ecological disturbances, deterioration and pollution.

Mahaweli Authority (Sri Lanka)
Vice-Chairperson's organization.

MRC : Mekong River Commission
To promote and co-ordinate sustainable management and development of water and related resources for the countries' mutual benefit and the people's well-being by implementing strategic programmes and activities and providing scientific information and policy advice.

MLIT : Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport (Japan)

NWRB : National Water Resources Board (Philippines)
NWRB, was created in 1974 as the government coordinating and regulating agency for all water resources management and development activities. It is tasked with the formulation and development of policies on water utilization and appropriation, the control and supervision of water utilities and franchises, and the regulation and rationalization of water rates. Its objective is to achieve a scientific and orderly development of all water resources of the Philippines consistent with the principles of optimum utilization, conservation and protection to meet present and future needs

RRBO : Red River Basin Organization (Viet Nam)

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NARBO members (Knowledge Partners)

APHW : Asia Pacific Association of Hydrology and Water Resources
The aim of APHW is to promote in an appropriate framework for the Asia Pacific Region: Exchange of operational knowledge and experience in water resources management,and Research activities and education.

CapNet South Asia
It is a network of organizations and individuals who are engaged with Capacity Building for IWRM in South Asia and represented through Country CapNet Coordinators who are coordinated by Regional Coordinator based in the Regional Secretariat. The secretariat is hosted by Socity ofr Participatory Development, which is a member of Board of Governors of world Water Council.

IWC : International Water Centre

IWMI : International Water Management Institute(Sri Lanka)
The International Water Management Institute is a nonprofit scientific research organization focusing on the sustainable use of water and land resources in agriculture and on the water needs of developing countries. IWMI works with partners in the South to develop tools and methods to help these countries eradicate poverty through more effective management of their water and land resources.

WWF International: The Global Environment Network
WWF's mission is to stop the degradation of the planet's natural environment and to build a future in which humans live in harmony with nature.

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  The organizations and networks related to water resources

The Asian Productivity Organization (APO) was established by Convention on 11 May 1961 as a regional intergovernmental organization. Its mission is to contribute to the socioeconomic development of Asia and the Pacific through enhancing productivity.

Association for Rainwater Storage and Infiltration Technology (ARSIT) was established on 3rd April 1991 in accordance with the official permission by the Ministry of Construction of Japan. ARSIT executes investigation, research and development related to the technology to store and infiltrate rainwater.

Bureau of Sewerage Tokyo Metropolitan Government
This site is about the Bureau of Sewerage, Tokyo Metropolitan Governmnet which is doing sewerage works
in Tokyo Prefecture except Tama District.

ESCAP : United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific

Foundation for Riverfront Improvement and Restoration
The key purpose of the Foundation for Riverfront Improvement and Restoration is to promote research and development in regard to riverfront improvement, use, and conservation, based upon comprehensive understanding of rivers, lakes, seacoasts, and their surrounding land areas.

i - learning [UNESCO-IHE]

IFM Help Desk[WMO]
Established in June 2009, by Technical Support Unit in the Hydrology and Water Resources Branch of WMO, the IFM HelpDesk is supported by a number of cooperative organizations (Support Base Partners). The Support Base Partners provide voluntary services to provide technical advice and guidance in the development of integrated flood management policy, strategy and institutional reform. These services are demand-driven and are channeled through the HelpDesk facility.
The International Flood Network (IFNET) has as its objective to facilitate international cooperation in flood management.
- to reduce the loss of life and damage caused by floods
- to promote policies and practices which can break the vicious circle of poverty and environmental degradation and lead to a safe and sustainable future.

The INWEPF is established to provide a forum to realize the three challenges by promoting dialogue, exchanging knowledge and experiences, creating synergy among existing forums and strengthening capacity building in agricultural water management in paddy fields with due consideration for environmental aspects.

Japan Meteorological Agency

JWF : Japan Water Forum

JWWA : Japan Water Works Association
Japan Water Works Association (JWWA) was established with the authorization of the then Minister of Interior on May 12, 1932. JWWA is a nonprofit foundation which performs various activities for the purpose of ensuring the propagation of water supplies and their sound development.

National Institute for Land and Infrastructure Management (NILIM)
This site is introduction of the NILIM which carries out comprehensive surveys, testing, research and technology development to support the planning and enactment of Ministry of Land Infrastructure and Transportation policies concerning technologies related to housing and infrastructure in order to utilize, develop and preserve the national land.

PWRI : Public Works Research Institute

The 2nd Asia-Pacific Water Summit

The Bureau of Waterworks, Tokyo Metropolitan Government
This site is introduction of the bureau of waterworks which supply water to the 23-ward area and to 25 cities in Tokyo Metropolitan.

Water Environment Partnership in Asia (WEPA), in cooperation with 11 countries in East Asia, aims to promote good governance in water environment management by providing necessary, relevant information and knowledge, through a series of databases.

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  Secretariat members

ADB : Asian Development Bank
ADB is a multilateral development finance institution dedicated to reducing poverty in Asia and the Pacific. Established in 1966, we are now owned by 63 members, mostly from the region.

ADBI : Asian Development Bank Institute
ADBI was established in 1997 to respond to two needs of developing member countries:
1.development management training and of ideas on policy issues

JWA : Japan Water Agency
JWA is constructing water resources development (except for those for increasing water supply) operating, managing and reconstructing completed these facilities in seven designated river systems.

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