Glossary

Terms and definitions beginning with the letter "G":

Geographic information system (GIS)
GIS integrates hardware, software, and data for capturing, managing, analyzing, and displaying all forms of geographically referenced information.
Green water
The precipitation on land that does not run off or recharge the groundwater but is stored in the soil or temporarily stays on top of the soil or vegetation
Grey water
Wastewater other than sewage, such as sink drainage or washing machine discharge
GWPO
Global Water Partnership Organization. The intergovernmental organisation established in Sweden that comprises the global secretriat, its Steering Committee, and the Technical Committee.
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