Highlight on ASEAN Water Platform 2019
National University of Management
WATER AND ITS MANY ISSUES.
METHODS AND CROSS-CUTTING ANALYSIS (2)
Phnom Penh, 05th-13th July 2019
ASEAN Water Platform 2019 jointly organized by 2 co-funded Projects Erasmus+ programme of the European Union, DOCKSIDE Project and WANASEA Project, and hosted by National University of Management has come to an end on Saturday 13th July 2019 with fruitful outcome and appreciation.
There was participation of 150 Asian young researchers and Europeans visiting scholars from WANASEA and DOCKSIDE consortiums and also outside the consortiums.
The first goal of the ASEAN Water Platform (AWP) is to build capacity in research into water natural resource management (WNRM) within the partner institutions, by means of gathering researchers from different backgrounds for multidisciplinary methodological approaches related to the analysis of WNRM sector.
The second objective is to disseminate knowledge on WNRM and enhance collaboration between the participants. The platform must be able to increase the research collaboration between participants and to set the basis future long-term partnership between the representatives of different institutions in EU and in ASEAN. Then, the institutions partners must be able to set up and run projects on a bigger international scale.
In order to achieve those goals, AWP relies on the following working principles:
- Transfer of methodological tools;
- Multidisciplinary approaches (social sciences, sciences);
- Good balance between theories and practical work;
- Interactivity among participants;
- Disseminate knowledge;
- Build a collaborative network (academic and non-academic);
- Intercultural exchanges.
CNC Channel also broadcasted a video on the daily news on 5th July 2019 as below:
You can also download AWP 2019 materials below: