October 26, 2018
Theme: Harmonious Coexistence of Humans and Lakes -Toward Sustainable Ecosystem Services-
About the World Lake Conference
Hosted by the International Lake Environment Committee Foundation (ILEC) in conjunction with organizations in countries around the world, the World Lake Conference dates back to the Shiga Conference on Conservation and Management of World Lake Environment in 1984. Since then, the conference has served as a forum for researchers, government officials, NGOs, citizens and others to gather in one place to discuss and exchange views on the diverse environmental issues affecting the world’ s lakes and lake basins, as well as their initiatives for addressing these issues.
Conference Period: October 15 (Mon.) – 19 (Fri.), 2018
Venue: Tsukuba International Congress Center
July 11, 2018
WORKSHOP ILBM & LAKES3
Research Centre for Limnology – LIPI (RCL-LIPI) held a workshop on Development and Use of Knowledgebase System for IBLM Research on July 9 – 11, 2018 at RCL-LIPI. This event is a collaboration between International Lake Environment Committee (ILEC) and RCL-LIPI, attended by researchers from RCL-LIPI and Ministry of Environment and Forestry (MOEF)
At the opening of the workshop, Director of Research Center Limnology – LIPI, Dr. Fauzan Ali stated that the workshop is held as a commitment of RCL – LIPI cooperation with ILEC. In 2016, RCL-LIPI and ILEC with other Indonesian Government Institute have organized WLC (World Lakes Conference) in Bali.
This workshop entitled Integrated Lake Basin Management and LAKES3 database is important for researchers, especially Southeast Asian Limnological Network (SEAL Net) member where RCL-LIPI was acted as secretariat SealNet. It also responds to the lake problems in ASEAN and the problems of the lake in Indonesia in cooperation with MOEF. Moreover, Prof. Masahisa Nakamura said that ILEC has cooperated with various universities and institutions in Asia related to the lake.
In this workshop, the participants got material about Integrated Lake Basin Management (ILBM) and Learning Acceleration and Knowledge Enhancement System (LAKES) delivered by Prof. Masahisa Nakamura and Kiyoko Takemoto.
March 7, 2018
VENUE: HOTEL JEN
15 TO 17 AUGUST 2018
Importance of ecological and socioeconomic roles of aquatic ecosystems.
ICEBATS 2018 is the result of cooperation between SEAL NET, Universiti Sains Malaysia and LIPI forged to address critical issues faced by our societies in the wake of globalization. Major developments have been observed throughout Asia and the South East Asian regions often at the expense of ecosystems that are already fragile and exposed to frequent large scale human activities. This conference is a platform for researchers, scientists, managers, policymakers and local communities that are determined to find sustainable solutions to preserve natural resources and biodiversity of this unique region.
Please check ICEBATS 2018
January 1, 2018
December 4, 2017 at Putrajaya Corpoation, Malaysian Ecohydrology Forum has been launched. Some participants give their lecture in this event.
- Briefing and Introduction by Hj Akashah (EDFSB)
- World Lake Management Status – ILEC
- Transforming the Water Sector in Malaysia – Academy of Sciences Malaysia (ASM)
- Ecohydrology Management in Agriculture Sector –MADA
- National Water Balance (NAWAB) Initiative in Malaysia –DID
- National Lake Research and Blueprint in Malaysia/Translating Water Research into Policy – NAHRIM
- Capacity Building for IWRM/Ecohydrology in Malaysia – LESTARI
- Marking the setting up of Lake Management Platform – Malaysian Ecohydrology Chapter – by ALL (PPJ, UKM, NAHRIM, MADA, DID, ASM, ILEC, SealNet)
- Special speech from Prof. Mashhor as chairman of SealNet
The video of SealNet also was shown at the meeting and promoting the next first meeting of Sealnet at Penang – Malaysia in 2018.
September 25, 2017
Archipelago Lake Conferenec 2017 – Gorontalo Regency, Indonesia, September 21 – 23, 2017.
Theme: Inter-diciplinary – Based Lake Ecosystem Rescue