This PDA will consolidate advances in river basin management by expanding the network of stakeholders actively engaged in decision making and increasing community involvement in water resources management.
Completed in February 2010, this PDA helped
Read the final report [ PDF ].
In 2008, a PDA tested an adaptive management approach to implementing integrated water resources management (IWRM) in Thailand’s Yom River Basin, one of the 25 IWRM target basins of ADB’s Water Financing Program. The PDA introduced IWRM concepts and approaches to key stakeholders and developed a Yom River Network of national and local government agencies and community organizations.
This after-care PDA will build upon the work of the 2008 project to consolidate advances in integrated water resources management, and strengthen and expand the Yom River Network. It will also create a Yom River information center for use by agencies and communities.
|Site||Yom River Basin, Thailand|
|ADB officer||Ian Makin|
|Partner||Thailand Water Resources Association and the Department of Water Resources of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment|