Who We Are

IWRA is a non-profit, non-governmental, educational organisation established in 1971. It provides a global, knowledge based forum for bridging disciplines and geographies by connecting professionals, students, individuals, corporations and  institutions who are concerned with the sustainable use of the world’s water resources.


The goal of IWRA is to improve and expand the understanding of water issues through education, research and information exchange among countries and across disciplines.

IWRA seeks  to  continually improve  water resource  decision-making  by  improving our  collective understanding of the physical, ecological, chemical, institutional, social, and economic aspects of water.

IWRA is deeply committed to the sound management of water resources through:

For more information, please download the IWRA brochure and poster below: 



IWRA Brochure cover                            

     IWRA Brochure                                    IWRA Poster
       (2016 update)                                      (2016 update)

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