People's Republic of China
Professor Level Senior Engineer, GIWP, Ministry of Water Resources (MWR), China
Lili Yu is Professor Level Senior Engineer in GIWP at the MWR, China. She has a PhD in Water Resources Engineering from the University of Florida (US). Her fields of expertise include groundwater planning, groundwater assessment and strategic studies. As a technical director leader, she has completed a number of national and regional level projects, including national groundwater utilization and protection planning, national groundwater resources assessment, groundwater management regulation-related standards at national level, etc. She is an active participant in the international water resources community, serving as a committee member of International Water Resources Association (IWRA).
The conference debates and results will contribute to achieving the objectives of the thematic areas – “Groundwater in a Changing Environment” and “Education Key to Water Security” – of the 8th phase of the UNESCO IHP programme on “Water Security: Responses to Local, Regional, and Global Challenges.