Lu Guihua Met with President of International Commission on Large Dams
On November 14, Lu Guihua, Vice Minister of Water Resources of China, met with Michael F. Rogers, President of International Commission on Large Dams, during the 8th International Seminar on Roller Compacted Concrete Dams
It is emphasized that, the construction of water resources and hydropower projects has played a significant role in flood control, water supply, irrigation, power generation, navigation and ecological protection, and water supply, in particular, has made great contribution to the realization of overall objective of “poverty alleviation” in China, according to Vice Minister Lu. China is willing to share its experiences with the International Commission on Large Dams, and strengthen hydropower cooperation.
Mr. Rogers highly appraised the achievements made by China, as it has always put the people at the center, and paid great attention to harmonious coexistence of human and nature during hydropower development. Meanwhile, he made an introduction on the current initiation of Universal Declaration of Dam Safety by the International Commission on Large Dams, and expected to further strengthen cooperation with the Ministry of Water Resources of China.