FDE2002 Report

 FDE2002 (Forum on Desalination using Renewable Energy) was held in Palau at Palau Pacific Community College on Oct. 15-16, 2002. About 200 participants  and 9 countries delegations attended this forum. In this forum, there were 1 special lecture, 4 invited lectures speech and discussion about  water and energy problems on pacific region islands countries. On final day, region's leaders sign 'Palau Declaration' which is a cooperative effort among participating countries aimed at initiating certain environmental, water and energy issues.

Contents (Dec. 22 update)

1. Program

2. Aim of FDE2002 in Palau

2.  Preface for FDE2002 (Kuniwo Nakamura, Chairman of Executive Committee)

3. The Road to the 3rd World Water Forum in Kyoto, 2003 (PDF) (Hiroshi SASAKI, FDE2002 Special Committee) 

4. Special Lecture (PDF) (Haruo Uehara, President of Saga University, Japan)

5. The Project for Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion (OTEC) and its Multi-purpose Utilization in the Republic of Palau (PDF) (Gregorio Decherong)

6.Contributed Paper and Reference

7. Investigation Report on South Pacific Region (By FDE2002 Special Committee Staffs)

8. Photo Gallery