Proceedings of the Fifth Regional Twinning Workshop on Integrated River Basin and Coastal Area Management: Meeting Challenges of Pollution in River Basins and Coastal Areas


Monday, March 01, 2010


Meeting Documents


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The 5th Regional Twinning Workshop on Integrated River Basin and Coastal Area Management (IRBCAM) with the theme "Meeting Challenges of Pollution Reduction in River Basins and Coastal Areas" was held at the Ibis Hotel, Jakarta, Indonesia, from 17 to 19 March 2010. The workshop was co-organized by Partnerships in Environmental Management for the Seas of East Asia (PEMSEA), PEMSEA Twinning Secretariat/Korea Maritime Institute (KMI), Ministry of Land, Transport and Maritime Affairs (MLTM) of Republic of Korea (RO Korea) and Ministry of Environment (MOE) of Indonesia. The participants were largely officials from the national and local government levels of Indonesia. The resource persons for the workshop were from various organizations and agencies from Indonesia, Philippines, RO Korea, the United States of America (USA), international and national nongovernmental organizations (NGOs), the private sector and donor agencies, including, the World Bank and Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA). The workshop aimed to share experiences, good practices and lessons learned in planning, developing and implementing pollution reduction investments in Manila Bay (Philippines) and Jakarta Bay (Indonesia) within the context of IRBCAM.