representatives from Centre for Training and International Cooperation,
Institute for Water and Environment, Centre for Water Resources Software, and
Planning Department also attended the meeting.
the meeting, Ms. Natalia Limones Rodriguez had briefly introduced the basic
content of the project "Technical Support for Ninh Thuan Water
Sector", as well as the desired tasks of the World Bank during
WB has identified the issue of water management in Ninh Thuan province, in
particular the lack of hydrology information of the rivers system and
irrigation system led to difficulties in the operation and management of
irrigation systems in the context of drought and climate change conditions.
technical assistance team of the World Bank for Ninh Thuan province this time
will enhance water monitoring systems, selection and design of hydrological
monitoring stations systems. Which is expected to have 30-50 stations of
discharge and water levels in rivers and irrigation systems, integrated
measured information system by sensors will be transmitted directly to the
server of province, in order to operate and manage water resources system of
province; measurement of all data related to the amount of inflow and water
consumption; financial and economic analysis of water use in the Ninh Thuan
basin; set up an water systems analyze software in Ninh Thuan province.
results of this study not only support province to respond on drought issue,
but also flooding problems. Therefore, the World Bank hopes to get the full
basic data of both past and future to help provinces make the right decisions
for the planning of water resources management as well as socio- economy
development of the province.
WB representatives proposed VAWR to provide researchers to work on design and
hydrological system, information technology, water resources and agricultural-
economics information analysis system.
behalf of the Vietnam Academy for Water Resources, Assoc. Prof. Nguyen Tung
Phong, deputy director introduce briefly on the organizational structure,
functions, duties and the research fields of the Academy; The researches has
been implementing in the province and discuss with the experts to meet the
request of the delegation as well as wishes of the Vietnam Academy for Water
Resources to achieve the highest efficiency of the project.