TICA research has been finalized in 6 months (September 2015 – March 2016) by Southeast Asia Institute for Water Resources and Environment with four following training packages as the outcome, namely Training for raising the general awareness on the three fields and domestic study tour; Training on general technique and application of planning software in integrated water resources management; Training on service organization, planning and management of inundation delta areas in water resources management; and Training on Climate change. The Non-Objection Letter to the contractor selection plan of all these packages was issued by Enabel Office (BTC) in December 2017.
Representing the Project Investor, Mr. Pham Ngoc Minh, Vice Director and Mrs. Pham Thi Minh Thu, Vice Director organized a negotiation with the representatives of the consultancy units, including Mr. Le Huu Hieu, Vice Director of Irrigation Construction Consultancy Centre and Mr. Dang Ngoc Vinh, Vice Director of Center for Sustainable Development of Water Resources and Climate Change Adaptation for contract finalization and getting agreements on assignments and works on January 30, 2018.These are also the two bidding winners of the four above-mentioned training packages.
The objective of the bidding package is to develop a combined training and awareness raising communication material set through proposed workshops / training courses towards providing the provincial staff with basic knowledge of climate change as well as their impacts on socio-economic development of the province. This will contribute to further provision of adaptation measures, skills, and tools needed, especially for water resources management and urban development in Ninh Thuan province. The implementation of the contract is planned to commence in early March.