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.

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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


< 2011.12:NEWS and EVENTS Monthly Archive >

9th JRRN Mini-Seminar on Characteristics of river environment and river restoration in China (Dec 22, 2011: Tokyo)

Prof. Jianhua Li


- Lecturer:  Prof. Jianhua Li (Tongji University, China)

The9th JRRN River Environment Mini Lecture was held on December 22, 2011.

First, an overview of economic growth and environmental issues across China was provided, and then an explanation of the actual condition of water environment pollution and impact on the ecosystem were given. In addition, a detailed explanation of the following was given: efforts to improve the deteriorated water environment in China, specific case examples of river restoration, and the direction for nature restoration by river projects based on the 12th five-year plan.

>>Record of a lecture (Language: Japanese only)