July 31, 2017
In July coming to the end of "Capacity Development Project for Improvement of Management Ability of Water Supply Authorities" commenced in 2012, its summarizing international seminar was organized for four days in Vientiane Capital. The theme of seminar was "Challenge for Creating Culture to Drink Tap Water by Supplying Drinkable Tap Water, Anytime, Anywhere!!." More than 200 participants related to water supply sector including officials, JICA experts, private companies, etc., gathered from 6 ASEAN countries of Cambodia, Indonesia, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam and Laos, plus Timor-Leste and Japan. Outputs and knowledge developed through the project activities for five years were presented and constructive discussion for solution of issues in water sector of participated countries was made in the seminar. On the last day of seminar, Vientiane Declaration was adopted to continue making efforts for the theme to the year of 2030.
In addition, during international seminar, pamphlets and products were exhibited and business matching was made for promotion of overseas business by Japanese enterprises.
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Last International Seminar of "Capacity Development Project for Improvement of Management Ability of Water Supply Authorities"
Presentation by staff of water supply state enterprise of Laos
Formulation of long-term plan for water supply state enterprise assisted by Chief Advisor, Mr. Shimomura
Experiment of rust control in workshop supported by expert
Technical transfer to sales department by experts