Discussion and Preparation for Collaborating with Researchers from South Korea

December 30, 2018

On November 25 – 29, 2018 team KICT -Korea visited our institute (Research Centre for Limnology) to continue the discussion our collaboration for next year.

Some activities as long as their visited :

1. Seminar at Research Centre for Limnology, where BMKG and LAPAN also were invited to discuss about the rainfall monitoring in Indonesian and its impact to some disaster events (erosion, flash flood, etc)

2. Visiting the Indonesia Power and Saguling demosite. From discussion with General Manager of Indonesia Power, they will support our project research in Saguling. By visiting Saguling demosite, also it could be considered to install or set up some sensors monitoring near the Cibitung river (inlet to Saguling) and discussion to manage the database from this site

3. Visiting KOICA office in Jakarta. Mrs. Kim Songjoo as Deputy Country Director supported our plan to make a project research in Indonesia. Next, on March 2019, KOICA office in Jakarta will hold a workshop for projects in Indonesia. Research Centre for Limnology – LIPI will attend it, and also invite KICT, Chonnam National University and other colleague institutes to discuss the plan project in that workshop.

Some pictures:

Seminar in Research Centre for Limnology – LIPI

Discussion with General Manager of Indonesia Power and staff

Attending the discussion and lunch invitation by KICT with some Colleagues (K-water, ADB, and KOICA)

Visiting KOICA office Jakarta and discussion with Mrs. Kim Songjoo





17th World Lake Conference

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

Workshop on Development and Use of a Knowledgebase System for ILBM Research

July 11, 2018


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.



THA 2019 – International Conference

June 11, 2018

International Conference: Ecology and Biodiversity across Time and Space

March 7, 2018



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

Malaysia Ecohydrology Forum 2017

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.

Archipelago Lake Conferenec 2017

September 25, 2017

Archipelago Lake Conferenec 2017 – Gorontalo Regency, Indonesia, September 21 – 23, 2017.

Theme: Inter-diciplinary – Based Lake Ecosystem Rescue