Dr. Siwei Zoe Tan

Research themes
  • Governance
  • Water resources
  • Health and sanitation
  • Institutions
Research countries
  • Singapore
  • Uzbekistan
  • Vietnam
Research topic
Health and sanitation in Uzbekistan; Legal geography of environmental regulations; Industrialisation and water in the Vietnamese Mekong Delta
Research projects

HEALTHCAP Health Research Capacity and Water-Related Diseases: Improving Risk Assessment Strategies for Public Health Care in Uzbekistan

WISDOM Water Related Information System for the Sustainable Development of the Mekong Delta, Vietnam


Dr rer nat. Development Geography, University of Bonn

MSc Environmental Technology and International Affairs, Vienna University of Technology and Diplomatic Academy of Vienna

LLB Bachelor of Laws with Honours, National University of Singapore

Research affiliation

- Health and water-related diseases in Uzbekistan

- Socio-spatiality of industrial wastewater management in the Vietnamese Mekong Delta

- Sustainability of Vietnamese industrial policy


Siwei Tan. 2016. Space and Environment in the Industrialising Mekong Delta. LIT Verlag. Berlin-Münster-Wien-Zürich-London. Further Information


Tan, S. 2015. Wastewater Management in the Industrial Zones of the Vietnamese Mekong Delta: A Socio-spatial Analysis of Environmental Management in a Transition Economy. Doictoral thesis at Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Science, University of Bonn. Download [DOCX | 10.76KB]
Further Information


Tan, S. 2012. Reconsidering the Vietnamese development vision of "industrialisation and modernisation by 2020". ZEF Working Paper Series, 102. Download [PDF | 1.46MB]
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Siwei Zoe Tan

Senior Researcher