PRoACC
Post-Doctoral Research Programme on Adaptation to Climate Change

Participating Partners and IHE Delft Core Groups

The programme cooperates with local / regional organisations to ensure that results contribute to Mekong basin planning and climate change initiatives, like the Mekong River Commission (MRC) in Vientiane Lao PDR, and the Changjiang Water Resources Commission (CWRC), in Wuhan, China. Other partners and research groups are encouraged to join the programme.

Enhancing the adaptive capacity and livelihoods of poor people to cope with climate change

Researcher: Dr. Hao Li
Institute: Changjiang River Scientific Research Institute, China

Researcher: Mr. Kesa Ly
Institute:Royal University of Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Researcher: Dr. Yazhen Gong
Institute: Renmin University, China

IHE Delft coordinator: Prof. dr. Charlotte de Fraiture, Professor of Hydraulic Engineering for Land and Water Development
Regional coordinator: Dr. Hao Li, Changjiang River Scientific Research Institute, China

 
 

Managing sediments and nutrients across scales and climate change adaptation

 
Researcher: Mr. Ngoc An Trieu
Institute: Water Resources University of Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
 
Researcher: Ms. Manisha Mahardjan
Institute: Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand
 
Researcher; Dr. Khanh Linh Hoang
Institute: Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology, Vietnam
 
IHE Delft coordinator: Dr. Shreedhar Maskey, Senior Lecturer in Hydrology
Regional coordinator: Dr. Kittiwet Kuntiyawichai, Khon Kaen University, Thailand
 

 

Urbanizing areas in the Mekong delta and climate change adaptation

Researcher: Dr. Chau Nguyen Xuan Quang
Institute: Vietnam National University of Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
 
Researcher: Dr. Nguyen Hong Quan
Institute: Vietnam National University of Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
 
IHE Delft coordinator: Dr. Assela Pathirana, Senior Lecturer in Urban Drainage and Sewerage
Regional coordinator: Dr. Ho Long Phi, Vietnam National University of Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Local support: Mr. Ky Quang Vinh, Can Tho City Government, Climate Change Adaptation Department
 
 

Transboundary cooperation for sustainable water management and climate change adaptation

 
Researcher: Dr. Ngo Le An
Institute: Hanoi Water Resources University, Vietnam
 
Researcher: Dr. Seak Sophat
Institute: Royal University of Phnom Penh, Cambodia
 
Researcher: Dr. Mak Sithirith
Institute: Royal University of Phnom Penh, Cambodia
 
IHE Delft coordinator: Dr. Yong Jiang, Senior Lecturer in Water Resources Economics
Regional coorinator: Dr. Ngo Le An, Hanoi Water Resources University, Vietnam
 
 

Programme management

Programme director: Prof. Dr, Stefan Uhlenbrook (IHE Delft)
Programme manager: Dr. Jaap Evers (IHE Delft)
Regional management support: Dr. 
Kittiwet Kuntiyawichai (Khon Kaen University)
Research uptake support: Dr. Uta Wehn (IHE Delft)

 

PRoACC-1 partners and IHE Delft core groups can be found here.