"Management of flood Risk Land Use" Workshop

04 Feb 2013

Under the Auspices and presence of H.E. Dr. Hussein Al Hajj Hassan, Minister of Agriculture and Mr. Robert Watkins, UNDP Resident Representative, the Flood Risks Management and water Harvesting in Baalback –El-Hermel project is honored to invite you to participate in the workshop titled “Raise Awareness of the local communities and authorities on the Management of flood Risk Land Use” that will take place on Saturday 2 February 2013 at 10:00am at “Kanaan ” Hotel in Baalback.  

The project is funded by the Spanish government through the Lebanese early recovery Fund. 

Workshop Program Day: February 2 at 10:00am 

10:00 -10:30 Registrations 

10:30 – 11:15 Welcome notes 

- UNDP Resident Representative, Mr. Robert Watkins 

- Minister of Agriculture, Dr. Hussein Al Hajj Hassan 

11:15 – 11:25 Presentation on “the approach of the Ministry of Agriculture on Flood Risks Management”, Eng. Anwar Kozah - MoA 

11:25 – 11:35 Presentation on “Role of the local authorities on Flood Risks Management”, Eng. Antonio Youssef-UNDP 

11:35 – 11:45 Presentation on “How to Manage Flood Risks at Local level”, Eng. Farid Karam-ELARD 

11:45 – 13:00 Discussion and Suggestions 

13:00 Lunch  

Contact Information

Communication.lb@undp.org

Tel: 961-1-962511

UNDP - Lebanon

www.undp.org.lb

Downtown-Riad El-Solh Street

Arab African International Bank Bldg

P.O.Box 11-3216 Beirut-Lebanon