Asian River Restoration Network (ARRN)

The Asian River Restoration Network was established in Nov. 2006 to support the exchange of information relating to environmental restoration of rivers and watersheds. JRRN has a role of ARRN secretariat currently.

Go to ARRN website

Contact us (Secretariat)

Lofty Chuoh Bldg., 7th Flr.

17-24, Shinkawa 1cho-me, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 104-0033, JAPAN

Foundation for Riverfront Improvement and Restoration
Tel: +81-3-6228-3860
Fax: +81-3-3523-0640


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Supporting World Bank’s Technical Training Program on river restoration (May.30, 2011: Tokyo)

at World Bank Tokyo Office

TV monitor connected with trainees

The World Bank and the Lee Kuan Yew School in Singapore held the second annual local leadership training program “The Decisions, Actions and Results Program (“DARE”)” which provides leadership skills in managing major local government initiatives focusing on urban/river water front transformation.
JRRN secretariat presented Japan’s river restoration cases in the training on 30 May 2011.

-Dr. Kim Woonsoo (Korea) - The Cheonggyecheon river case
-Mr. Toru Hashimoto (Japan) - Yokohama Minato Mirai Waterfront (PDF 11.5MB)
-Kevin Whittle (UK) - London Thames River
-Mr. Masafumi Ito (Japan: JRRN) - Murasakigawa river in Kitakyushu City (PDF 990KB)
-Mr. Akira Wada (Japan: JRRN) - Sumidagawa River in Tokyo (PDF 570KB)