Activities and plan for working group on hydrological services 2013 2016
Sponsored Links
This presentation is the property of its rightful owner.
1 / 5

Activities and Plan for Working Group on Hydrological Services (2013-2016) PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 109 Views
  • Uploaded on
  • Presentation posted in: General

Working Group, Implementation and Coordination Team, and Task Team Chairs ’ Meeting on Implementation and Development of Strategic and Operating Plan in Regional Association II (Asia) (Doha, Qatar, 27-28 May 2014). Activities and Plan for Working Group on Hydrological Services (2013-2016).

Download Presentation

Activities and Plan for Working Group on Hydrological Services (2013-2016)

An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Presentation Transcript


Working Group, Implementation and Coordination Team, and Task Team Chairs’ Meeting on Implementation and Development of Strategic and Operating Plan in Regional Association II (Asia)

(Doha, Qatar, 27-28 May 2014)

Activities and Plan for Working Group on Hydrological Services (2013-2016)

Presenter: Sung Kim, Chairperson, WGHS RA II, skim@kict.re.kr

Korea Institute of Construction Technology

Republic of Korea


Structureof Working Group on Hydrological Services (WGHS)

  • Vice Chairperson: Mr Muhammad Riaz (Parkistan)

  • Theme I: Water Resources Assessment

    - Ms GAO Ge (China) / - Ms Hwirin Kim (ROK)

  • Theme II: Flood Forecasting

    - Dr Sergey Borshch (Russia)

  • Theme III: Hydrological Aspects of Drought

    - Ms Irina Dergacheva (Uzbekistan)

  • Theme IV: Hydrological Responses to Climate Variability and Change and Promotion of the Use of Climate Information by Water Managers

    - Mr WANG Guoqing (China) / - Dr Thuc Tran (Vietnam)

  • Efforts to find two more Theme Leaders (for Hydrometry and Sediment) with recommendations from MG-7 have been unsuccessful.


WGHS Workshop

  • WMO RA-II Working Group on Hydrological Services (WGHS) Workshop for Developing Work Plans for 2013 to 2016 Period was planned for November 13-15, 2013 in Seoul, Republic of Korea, with financial supports from WMO, but it was cancelled and postponed to 2014.

  • With financial supports by ROK, the workshop schedule is being arranged from September to November with Theme Leaders and WMO experts.

  • Development of Dynamic Water Resources Assessment System has been launched by ROK, and a pilot system is expected by 2016.


Participation of 7th World Water Forum

  • Sung Kim (as Chairperson of WGHS of WMO RA-II) attended the 2nd Consultation Meeting (27-28 February 2014, Gyeongju, ROK) for 7th World Water Forum (12-17 April 2015, Daegu-Gyeongbuk, ROK) to propose a regional session for Water Resources Assessment during WWF7 with collaboration of Han River Flood Control Office, Ministry of Land Transport Management.

  • Regional proposals including one by WGHS will be discussed during the Asia Pacific Water Forum, June 5 2015 Singapore, and they will be finalized by July.

  • If the proposal is accepted by the WWF7 Organizer, the 2nd Workshop for WGHS will be organized during the WWF7 period (April 2015) in ROK.


Proposal for future plan


  • Login