21st MANCID Annual Conference

21st MANCID Annual Conference

Malaysian National Committee on Irrigation and Drainage (MANCID) will be organizing its 21st MANCID Annual Conference (21st MANCO)  at TH Hotel & Convention Centre, Kuala Terengganu, Terengganu, Malaysia from 9 -11 October 2016. The conference theme “Modernizing Irrigation and Drainage for a new Green Revolution” Sub Theme: Water Productivity : Revisiting the concepts in light of water, energy and food nexus. Water saving. What is possible, what is not possible? Water footprint of crops and derived crop products Hydropower generation in irrigation systems: sharing water and benefits Understanding water productivity, water and energy use efficiency Water security for growth and development Transferring water out of agriculture: emerging issues and challenges. State of knowledge of irrigation techniques and practicalities within given socio-economic settings. Precision irrigation management Water use in food value chains Modelling and remote sensing for modernization and operation of irrigation schemes Monitor and control systems for improved operation and maintenance of irrigation schemes Improving surface irrigation under water...
Malaysia – ASEAN Senior Officials on the Environment (ASOEN) Meeting, 7-11 September 2015

Malaysia – ASEAN Senior Officials on the Environment (ASOEN) Meeting, 7-11 September 2015

Malaysia is hosting the ASEAN Senior Officials on the Environment (ASOEN) Meeting from 7-11 September 2015. The Meeting is held back-to-back with the 17th Meeting of the Governing Board of ASEAN Centre for Biodiversity (ACBGB) and a few other meetings such as the 9th ASEAN-Japan Dialogue on Environmental Cooperation (AJDEC), 12th ASEAN Plus Three Senior Officials Meeting on Environment (ASEAN Plus Three SOME) and the EAS Officials Meeting (EAS-OM) for the Preparation of the 5th EAS Environment Ministers Meeting (EAS...