ASSIST’s Vanessa Hans attended the Water Challenge Forum: Promoting Water Initiatives for a Sustainable Economy held at the Marriott Manila Hotel in Metro Manila, Philippines on 8 November 2013.
The Water Challenge Forum was hosted by the European Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines (ECCP). Hon. Rogelio Singson, Secretary of the Department of Public Works and Highways is one of the speakers. The forum gathered water policymakers, water suppliers and distributors, water technology and service providers, international and local business organizations, academe and other water stakeholders to exchange information, discuss the priorities of the water sector and provide recommendations on how to address the water challenges.