WEPA Outlook on Water Environmental Management in Asia 2015

Policy Report

Since 2004, WEPA has been conducting capacity development of stakeholders as well as sharing of information and knowledge for finding solutions to water environmental issues under the partnership of 13 Asian countries, namely Cambodia, China, Indonesia, Japan, Republic of Korea, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, Nepal, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Thailand and Viet Nam. Considering the importance of a common understanding among stakeholders to solve water quality issues in the region, the “WEPA Outlook on Water Environmental Management 2015” has been prepared by utilising accumulated information and knowledge, as well as the human network developed under this initiative. The report aims to provide the most up-to-date and useful information on the water environment and its management in Asia, with a target audience of policymakers, experts and others in the water sector of the region. This outlook was launched during the 7th World Water Forum in the Republic of Korea.