IFSD team participated in the Australian Water Partnership (AWO) Workshop between 3-5 February 2020 in Sydney, Australia.

The AWP annual workshop was attended by 71 partner organisations from Australia, Vietnam, Indonesia, Laos, Cambodia, the Philippines, Thailand, India, Nepal, Italy. Staff of AWP, Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT), DFAT Canberra, and DFAT Posts from Bangkok and Laos, also attended the workshop.

The workshop deliberated on important water security issues and opportunities, including how partnership can be improved to achieve water security in the Into-Pacific region.

Dr. Hemant Ojha, Dr. Jagadish Timsina, and Dr. Basundhara Bhattarai of IFSD participated in the event.

Dr. Ojha was also one of the facilitators of a session on water security and climate change.

More about the event is found at AWP website.