The Malaysian Water Partnership (MyWP) with cooperation from UNESCO Jakarta has successfully organised a Water Footprint Training Course in Kuala Lumpur Malaysia from the 24-26th Mac 2015. The training course was conducted by Dr. Ashok Chapagain, Science Director, of the Water Footprint Network (WFN) based in the Netherlands. Dr. Ashok was assisted by five facilitators form Malaysia
The training course was officially opened by Dato Sri Ir. Hj Ahmad Husaini Sulaiman, The Director General of Department of Irrigation and Drainage Malaysia who is also the chairman of AWGWRM and MyWP.
Invitation was made to the focal point ASEAN Working Group on Water Resources Management (AWGWRM) and five member states had responded to the invitation. Vietnam and Indonesia were represented by the respective UNDP CapNet focal point. Participants from Malaysia comprises from academia, research institution, ministries and department as well from NGOs. In all 50 participants attended the training course.