Technical Session: Drought Risk Management and Water Security on the Occasion of the seventh WWF
Date: 12-17 April 2015
Venue: Daegu & Gyeongbuk, South Korea
Participating Countries/Organizations: China, France, Iran, South Korea, and The Netherlands
Number of Participants: 30
Number of Female Participants: 10 (34%)
The Session invited water-related government officials and experts from the three countries in collaboration with the three Ministries. Session speakers introduced government policies and practices, and exchanged their view on the future trilateral cooperation on water resources. Mr. SHIN Hyunsuk shared a Korean development history on water resources management that South Korea had been overcome over time through development of water management policies against water crises due to climate change and urbanization.