Projects in the Region

Ongoing ProjectsCompleted Projects
(15 ongoing projects listed)

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Groundwater Management in the Dry Zone
November 25, 2019 to December 31, 2022
Myanmar
SUMERNET Hydrorights
April 9, 2020 to December 31, 2022
Lao People's Democratic Republic
Fish Agri-Food Systems
January 1, 2017 to December 31, 2022
Cambodia, Myanmar
SUMERNET 4 Collaborative Research Grant on Groundwater in the Mekong
April 20, 2020 to June 30, 2022
Cambodia, Lao People's Democratic Republic
AGRUMIG
February 1, 2019 to January 30, 2022
Ethiopia, Kyrgyz Republic, Morocco, Moldova, Nepal, Thailand, Tajikistan
http://agrumig.iwmi.org/
Environmental Sustainability of Solar Water Pumping in Sub-Saharan Africa
September 21, 2020 to January 31, 2021
Lao People's Democratic Republic
Hydropower Development Assessment in Lao Year 2
April 1, 2020 to December 31, 2020
Lao People's Democratic Republic
Modelling AMR in Water
January 1, 2019 to November 30, 2020
Bangladesh, Egypt, Kenya, Sri Lanka, VietNam
Expanding opportunities to use groundwater for poverty alleviation and climate change adaption in Laos
June 1, 2019 to June 30, 2020 (Extended to December 31, 2020)
Lao People's Democratic Republic
Myanmar: rural landscape transformation
January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 (Extended to December 31, 2020)
Myanmar
The environment in water planning
January 1, 2017 to December 31, 2017 (Extended to December 31, 2020)
Lao People's Democratic Republic, South Africa
Linking land tenure security with state transformation processes in Asia
January 1, 2017 to December 31, 2017 (Extended to December 31, 2020)
Lao People's Democratic Republic, Myanmar, Nepal
(70 completed projects listed)

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Rehabilitation of Pyawt Ywar Pump Irrigation Project
December 6, 2016 to April 30, 2019 (Extended to May 31, 2019)
Myanmar
Lao PDR Irrigation Subsector Review
July 2, 2018 to January 30, 2019 (Extended to December 31, 2019)
Lao People's Democratic Republic
Climate-smart villages in Southeast Asia
January 1, 2015 to December 31, 2018
Cambodia, Lao People's Democratic Republic, VietNam
Lacombe, Guillaume
Climate-smart villages in Southeast Asia
April 1, 2015 to December 31, 2018
Cambodia, Lao People's Democratic Republic, VietNam
Lacombe, Guillaume
Sustainable Rural Infrastructure and Watershed Management: Flood and drought risk assessment to ensure resilience to climate change
February 2, 2018 to October 1, 2018 (Extended to December 31, 2019)
Lao People's Democratic Republic
The Energy-Water Nexus in Lao PDR: Demonstrating Integrated Water Resources Management in the Hydropower Sector
October 6, 2017 to June 30, 2018 (Extended to November 30, 2018)
Lao People's Democratic Republic
Lacombe, Guillaume
State of land and water resources in Asia
April 30, 2017 to January 31, 2018 (Extended to May 31, 2018)
Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan
Understanding the ecosystem services of flood pulsed systems
January 1, 2017 to December 31, 2017 (Extended to December 31, 2019)
Kenya, Myanmar
Demonstrating and promoting an innovative landscape-based solution for flood capture and subsurface storage
January 1, 2017 to December 31, 2017 (Extended to December 31, 2018)
Global, India, VietNam
Informing Change in the Indus Basin
October 1, 2015 to December 31, 2017 (Extended to December 22, 2018)
Afghanistan, China, India, Pakistan
Healthy Rivers - Salween
January 1, 2015 to December 31, 2017 (Extended to March 31, 2018)
Myanmar
Healthy Rivers - Ayeyarwady
January 1, 2015 to December 31, 2017 (Extended to March 31, 2018)
Myanmar
Creating wetlands to improve reservoir fisheries
January 1, 2014 to December 31, 2017 (Extended to December 31, 2015)
Lao People's Democratic Republic
Ayeyarwady State of Basin Assessment
May 3, 2017 to November 2, 2017 (Extended to January 31, 2018)
Myanmar
Makin, Ian
Nexus Trade-offs in 3S River Basins
December 1, 2016 to September 30, 2017
Lao People's Democratic Republic
Hydrological assessment of the RAMSAR-designated wetlands in Laos
December 14, 2016 to August 11, 2017
Lao People's Democratic Republic
Lacombe, Guillaume
Achieving SDGs on Socially Inclusive and Sustainable Water through Fiscal and Pricing Reforms in Vietnam and the Philippines
January 31, 2017 to May 31, 2017 (Extended to November 15, 2017)
Philippines, VietNam
Horbulyk, Ted
The Groundwater Solutions Initiative for Policy and Practice (GRIPP)
January 1, 2016 to December 31, 2016 (Extended to December 31, 2017)
India, Sri Lanka, Myanmar, Malawi, Tunisia, South Africa
Groundwater in Cambodia
May 1, 2014 to December 31, 2016 (Extended to December 31, 2014)
Cambodia
Johnston, Robyn
Water Accounting Thailand
March 3, 2016 to December 31, 2016
Thailand
Private sectors characterization in the Mekong
May 28, 2014 to April 30, 2016 (Extended to April 30, 2017)
Cambodia, Lao People's Democratic Republic
Enhancing the resilience and productivity of rainfed dominated systems in Lao PDR through sustainable groundwater use
August 1, 2012 to January 31, 2016 (Extended to December 31, 2016)
Lao People's Democratic Republic
Vulnerability and robustness of irrigation systems
May 1, 2013 to August 31, 2015 (Extended to August 31, 2016)
Nepal, Thailand
Bastakoti, Ram
Water Availability and Agricultural Adaptation Options of the Koshi Basin under Global Environmental Change
February 1, 2013 to December 31, 2014 (Extended to October 31, 2015)
China, India, Nepal
Composting Case Studies
June 1, 2014 to October 31, 2014 (Extended to December 31, 2014)
Cameroon, East Africa, Ghana, Global, India, Cambodia
Natural and Built Infrastructure: ecosystems and flow
February 15, 2013 to April 30, 2014 (Extended to October 31, 2014)
Lao People's Democratic Republic
Smart Information and Communication Technology for weather and water information.
February 11, 2011 to March 30, 2014 (Extended to September 30, 2014)
China, Egypt, Ethiopia, India, Mali, Sudan
Role of Groundwater in Food Security
November 15, 2013 to December 31, 2013 (Extended to April 30, 2017)
China, India, Jordan, Jordan, Jordan, Jordan, Jordan, Tunisia, Tunisia, Tunisia, Tunisia, Tunisia
CRP 1.3 AAS Development, Design, and Coordination
January 1, 2013 to December 31, 2013 (Extended to December 31, 2016)
Bangladesh, Cambodia, Lao People's Democratic Republic, Nepal, Philippines, Solomon Islands, VietNam, Zambia
Safe Use of Wastewater in Agriculture
March 1, 2013 to December 31, 2013 (Extended to December 31, 2015)
Indonesia, India, Iran, Morocco, Peru, South Africa
www.ais.unwater.org/wastewater
Improving livelihoods through Water Storage Infrastructure (WSI) development in Southeast Asia
April 1, 2010 to December 31, 2013 (Extended to March 9, 2014)
Cambodia, Lao People's Democratic Republic, VietNam
Support to Wetlands
January 1, 2006 to December 31, 2013
Ethiopia, Lao People's Democratic Republic, Sri Lanka
Economic incentives for sustainable land and water management in South and Southeast Asia
April 1, 2010 to March 31, 2013 (Extended to March 31, 2014)
Cambodia, Lao People's Democratic Republic, Nepal, Thailand, VietNam
ftp://ftp.lk.iwmi.org (publications)
Investing in Water Management to Improve Productivity of Rice-Based Farming Systems in Cambodia
May 1, 2012 to February 28, 2013 (Extended to March 31, 2013)
Cambodia
Johnston, Robyn
Water Use in Coffee production in Vietnam
July 1, 2011 to December 31, 2012
VietNam
The feasibility of water transfers from the Nam Ngum Basin in Lao PDR to Northeastern Thailand
August 1, 2010 to July 31, 2012
Lao People's Democratic Republic
Lacombe, Guillaume
Developing research options to mainstream climate adaptation into farming systems in Cambodia, Laos, Bangladesh and India
July 1, 2010 to June 30, 2012
Bangladesh, India, Cambodia, Lao People's Democratic Republic
Lacombe, Guillaume
Revitalizing irrigation and agricultural water governance in Asia to meet Millennium Goals
January 1, 2011 to April 30, 2012 (Extended to March 31, 2013)
China, Indonesia, India, Malaysia, Pakistan, Thailand, Uzbekistan, VietNam
Prathapar, Sanmugam
Evaluation of participatory irrigation management in Southeast Asia
July 1, 2009 to March 31, 2012
Lao People's Democratic Republic
Samad, M.
Constraints and opportunities for agricultural water management in rainfed production systems in the Greater Mekong Subregion
November 15, 2010 to August 31, 2011 (Extended to March 1, 2012)
Lao People's Democratic Republic
Johnston, Robyn
Wastewater and excreta re-use
January 29, 2010 to June 30, 2010 (Extended to July 31, 2010)
Cameroon, East Africa, Ghana, Global, India, Cambodia
Decision making for fishery water allocation
January 20, 2008 to April 19, 2010 (Extended to June 25, 2010)
Cambodia
Poverty alleviaton through increased productivity of Jasmine rice production systems in Northeast Thailand
March 1, 2008 to February 28, 2010 (Extended to December 31, 2010)
Thailand
Noble, A.
Asian Water Security Outlook 2010
September 25, 2009 to February 28, 2010
China, India, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Uzbekistan
Water, environment and resilience in the Mekong River Basin
June 1, 2008 to December 31, 2009 (Extended to March 31, 2010)
Cambodia, Lao People's Democratic Republic, VietNam
http://www.mpowernetwork.org/
Review of irrigation management transfer reform in Asia
November 25, 2008 to July 31, 2009 (Extended to October 30, 2009)
Bangladesh, China
Mukherji, AditiX
Sustainable wetland management in China
July 1, 2008 to June 30, 2009 (Extended to April 15, 2010)
China
Multiple-Use water Services (MUS)
June 15, 2004 to May 1, 2009
Bolivia, Colombia, Ethiopia, India, Nepal, Thailand, South Africa, Zimbabwe
www.musgroup.net
Effects of climate change the Mekong River Basin
February 25, 2008 to March 31, 2009
Lao People's Democratic Republic
http://www.mrcmekong.org
The Management of Soil Erosion Consortium (MSEC)
January 1, 2006 to December 31, 2008 (Extended to December 31, 2009)
Lao People's Democratic Republic, Thailand, VietNam
http://www.irdlaos.org/activites/erosion.htm
Valentin, C.
Best Practices and Lessons Learned: Poverty-Environment Issues in Wetland
January 1, 2007 to December 31, 2008 (Extended to September 30, 2009)
Indonesia, Kenya, Sri Lanka, Mali, Malawi, Zambia
Groundwater Governance in Asia: Capacity Building through Action Research in the Indo-Gangetic (IGB) and Yellow River (YRB) Basins
September 1, 2005 to November 30, 2008 (Extended to March 1, 2009)
Bangladesh, China, India, Nepal, Pakistan
Vietnam river system modelling for improved coastal resource management
June 1, 2004 to December 31, 2007 (Extended to January 1, 2000)
Bangladesh, VietNam
Heavy Metals (Cd, Zn) in Irrigated Agriculture in South Asia
April 1, 2005 to December 1, 2007
Thailand
Simmons, R.
Sandy Soil Remediation in NE Thailand
January 1, 2005 to December 31, 2006
Thailand
Noble, A.