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Assela Pathirana
UNESCO-IHE Institute for Water Education
T: +31 (0)15 215 1854
Westvest 7, 2611 AX Delft, The Netherlands

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About Assela Pathirana

Assela Pathirana started this site as a part of Mare-Asia Project (2014-2016). The project has been successfully concluded, but the website lives on! Assela is Associate Professor on Integrated Urban Water Cycle Development at the flood resilience core group of UNESCO-IHE.

Impressions of Hands-on Learning and Action Alliances during 3rd Asia-Netherlands Water Learning Week

MARE-Asia team conducted a hands-on training on Learning and Action Alliances during 3rd Asia-Netherlands Water Learning Week. After the workshop we conducted a survey among the participants in order to understand how the LAA methodology fits in their local context. Out of the twelve participants eight responded to the survey. They were: 3 [...]

By | June 21st, 2014|events, Journal, Uncategorized|0 Comments

3 Day Design Workshop : Developing climate adaptation and green infrastructure in medium-sized cities across multiple scales

    Design Workshop, Can Tho City, Vietnam, 23 - 25 July, 2014. While many climate related hazards and impacts seem to concentrate in mega cities, major crises are to be expected in many of the world's small and medium sized cities (SMSCs), who collectively host more than 70% of the world’s total urban population. Facing [...]

By | June 15th, 2014|CanTho July 2014, Uncategorized|9 Comments

3rd Asia-Netherlands Water Learning Week

MARE-Asia at Asia Netherlands Water Learning Week Asian Development Bank and UNESCO-IHE Institute for Water Education are organizing the 3rd Asia-Netherlands Water Learning Week. The theme is "Partnerships for Green Growth and Water Security". Participants will contribute project case studies from Asia and the Netherlands and learn together in an intensive program how to leverage results [...]

By | May 22nd, 2014|events, Journal|0 Comments