The President of Water Watch Penang, Prof Dr. Chan Ngai Weng, will be celebrating the World Water Day by becoming one of the panellists to discuss about ‘what water means to people, its true value and how we can better protect this vital resource’. Registration link is provided below.
“This is a day dedicated to solidarity – when diverse communities around the world come together with one voice to say that rivers matter. That communities having access to clean and flowing water matters. That everyone should have a say in decisions that affect their water and their lives. That it’s our time to stand up for these rights, now more than ever” (Source: https://www.internationalrivers.org/)
In addition to learning about river and water quality monitoring, the interns of Water Watch Penang had the opportunity to learn about drone operation. To keep up with the IR4.0, the current graduates are expected to be well equipped and enhance with extra technical skills and knowledge.
The President of Water Watch Penang, Prof. Dr. Chan Ngai Weng will be delivering a webinar talk on the “Role of Sustainable Urban Drainage System in Adapting to Climate Change” on the 10th of March 2021, at 3.00pm to 5.00pm.
The fees with approved CPD hours are as follows:
a) IEM Students: Free of Charge b) IEM Members: RM15.00 c) Non-IEM Members: RM70.00
The Phase 1 Training of Trainers on Water Genius Programme has successfully took off from the month of September to November 2020. In partnership with Salcon Engineering Berhad and supported by Cap-Net, MyCDNet, Suruhanjaya Perkhidmatan Air Negara, and Ministry of Education of Malaysia the objectives of this Water Genius Challenge are: