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4th NIES Forum on Sustainable Future in Asia

23-Jan-2019- 25-Jan-2019
Hanoi, Vietnam

​RRC.AP in collaboration with National Institute for Environmental Studies (NIES), Integrated Research System for Sustainability Science(IR3S) and Vietnam Japan University (VJU) is organizing the 4th International Forum on Sustainable Future in Asia hosted in Haoi, Vietnam from 23-24 January 2019. The director of RRC.AP, Mr. Naoya Tsukamoto, delivered a remarkable speech for the opening session addressing the glabal issues we are facing in current climate change Irena. He also presents and shares the experiences of RRC.AP in building endogenous capacity in Asia and the Pacific to access climate fund. Additionally, three faculties from AIT also joined RRC.AP at NIES forum to deliver their presentations on their topic below:

  • Synergies of Urban Adaptation to Flood Risk, Public Open Space and Solid Waste Management by Dr. Vilas Nitivattananon.
  • The Mekong River Basin under Environmental Change: Evidence from Modelling Studies by Dr. Sangam Shrestha.
  • Climate Change Adaptation in the Agriculture Sector: Strategies for Rice Cultivation in Asian Context by Dr. Avishek Datta.

Lastly, a poster of research entitled "Mapping Mangrove Forest Cover using Landsat-8 imagery, Sentinel-2, Very High Resolution Images and Google Earth Engine Algorithm for Entire Cambodia" conducted by RRC.AP staff was also displayed and presented at the forum.

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