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MyCDNet Forum 2019 Announces its Keynote Speakers

MyCDNet Biennial National Forum 2019 "Water for Sustainable Development: What's Next" which will be held on 9 & 10 July in University Malaya, confirmed its two experts who will deliver the keynote messages Bekithemba (Themba) Gumbo is a Civil Engineer and holds a PhD in water and sanitation. He is a national of Zimbabwe, and a permanent resident in South Africa since 2001. He was trained in Zimbabwe, England and the Netherlands. He has more than

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Training of Trainers on Integrated Urban River Basin Management (IURBM)

The Training of Trainers on Integrated Urban River Basin Management was successfully completed on 24 April 2019 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Organised by the Malaysian Capacity Development Network for Sustainable Water Management (MyCDNet) and the River of Life Public Outreach Programme Phases 3B & 4 , this 2-day event took on a field-based approach to training by first bringing the 30 participants and facilitators on a full-day site visit on 23

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MyCDNet National Forum 2019

  MyCDNet National Forum 2019 Water for Sustainable Development: What’s Next 9 – 10 July 2019 | Research Management & Innovation Complex, University Malaya Malaysian Capacity Development Network for Sustainable Water Management (MyCDNet) is pleased to announce the second Biennial National Forum 2019 on “WATER FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT: WHAT’S NEXT”; a theme specifically chosen to promote that water is everyone’s business when

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Advanced ToT on River Pollution Public Outreach Programme

The Malaysian Capacity Development Network for Sustainable Water Management (MyCDNet) has organized and conducted the Advanced Training of Trainers on River Pollution Public Outreach Programme on 17 – 18 October 2018 as a follow-up training workshop on the River Pollution TOT held in November 2017. The first day was held in JPS Ampang, Kuala Lumpur, followed by the second day in the Klang River Outdoor Classroom. This Advanced TOT was carried out

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ToT Course on Water Safety Plan 3-4 July 2018

The Malaysian Capacity Development Network for Sustainable Water Management (MyCDNet) has organized and conducted the first in a series of courses for Water Safety Plan (WSP) on 3 – 4 July 2018, held at the Indah Water Training Centre Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, for 30 participants who were mainly from water agencies nationwide. This WSP Course was carried out in collaboration with Specialists from the Malaysian Water Association (MWA), Universiti

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National Forum 2017 “Wastewater as a Resource: Opportunities & Capacity Development”

Following the success of the first national forum organized by MyCDNet in 2016, the National Forum 2017, with the theme Wastewater as a Resource: Opportunities & Capacity Development, saw a greater turnout totalling 123 participants from government agencies, the private sector and institutions of higher learning. The National Forum 2017 was officially opened by the Honorable Dato’ Dr. Tan Yew Chong, Deputy Secretary General of the Ministry

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RECAP: ANNUAL NATIONAL FORUM ON WATER SECURITY 2016

MyCDNet held its first ever Annual National Forum on Water Security in Auditorium NAHRIM on 23 - 24 November 2016. Titled "Adaptation to Hazards Related to Climate Change", the successful Forum was organized together with the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (NRE), Department of Irrigation and Drainage (DID), National Hydraulic Research Institute of Malaysia (NAHRIM), Asia Pacific Environmental Consultants Sdn Bhd (ASPEC), Global Environment

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Annual National Forum on Water Security 2016: Adaptation to Hazards Related to Climate Change

Malaysian Capacity Development Network for Sustainable Water Management (MyCDNet) – the Malaysian chapter of Cap-Net UNDP will host its annual national water forum on 23rd and 24th November 2016 with the theme “Water Security: Adaptation to Hazards Related to Climate Change”. This is in response to increasingly compelling evidence that due to climate change, the frequency and intensity of water-related hazards and their impacts in Malaysia

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Capacity Development Programme on Integrated Urban Water Management (IUWM) 3 Mar 2016

The Malaysian Capacity Development Network for Sustainable Water Management (MyCDNet) and the Academy of Science Malaysia (ASM) co-hosted a 1 Day Capacity Development Programme on Integrated Urban Water Management (IUWM). This event was held on 3 March 2016 at the Function Hall, Academy of Sciences Malaysia, Level 20, Menara MATRADE in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The capacity development programme was attended by approximately 40 persons from consultants,

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ToT on Water Security & Safety Planning 8-9 Dec 2015

INTRODUCTION From 8-9 December, a Workshop cum Training for Trainers on Water Security and Safety Plan was held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. This workshop was jointly organised by the Malaysian Capacity Development Network for Sustainable Water Management (MyCDNet) in collaboration with Akademi Sains Malaysia (ASM), Malaysian Water Association (MWA), Jabatan Pengairan dan Saliran Malaysia (JPS) and Sime Darby, with full support from CapNet UNDP. As

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