Chinaporn Meechaiya

Hydrologist/ Water and Water related Disaster Thematic Lead

Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC)

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Chinaporn works as Hydrologist and Water and Water related Disasters thematic lead in Climate Resilience department and SERVIR-Mekong programs at Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC). Chinaporn has experience in hydrology/hydraulics, urban design/urban planning, Remote Sensing and specializes in flood risk management and flood early warning system. She has worked on projects with consultancies in Lower Mekong Regions, Hong Kong, the Netherlands, Nepal and Sri Lanka.

Chinaporn holds a Bachelor of Architecture, Urban design and Urban Planning, Chulalongkorn University and Erasmus Mundus Master of Science in Water Science and Engineering with a specialization in Flood Risk Management, UNESCO-IHE Institute for Water Education, Delft, the Netherlands. She also holds a Master of Science in Hydro – Science and
Engineering, Technical University of Dresden, Germany and Master of Science in Flood Risk Management, Technical University of Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain. Currently, she is pursuing a PhD focusing on Big Earth Data to enhance Flood Resilience in Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation (ITC) at University of Twente, the Netherlands.

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