We put water at the center of development
The Global Water Partnership is a network of 3000+ water organisations that promotes the effective, efficient, and sustainable management of water resources around the world.
We provide a platform where water actors at global, regional, national, and local levels can share water insights, access technical assistance and policy guidance for the smart management of water resources.
We strengthen management and governance processes by ensuring our 3000+ partners are networked and share data.Learn more
A multi-stakeholder action network, GWP leverages global policy frameworks to shape new ways of managing water.Learn more
We are advancing the sound governance and management of water resources by supporting the preparedness of institutions.Learn more
Our team of global communications officers facilitates cross-network activities and learning.Learn more
Top 30 Finalists for Water Changemaker Innovation Awards Unveiled; Innovations to Drive Climate Resilience
The Water Changemaker Innovation Awards 2023 is proud to announce the top 30 finalists selected from a pool of innovative and impactful projects dedicated to addressing water-related challenges worldwide. The finalists were announced during an event held on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly in New York on 22 September 2023.Learn more
Multi-stakeholder regional dialogues: Key ingredients for success
Jointly hosted by GWP and IW:Learn, the session focuses on the potential of regional dialogues to advance transboundary cooperation and explores practical challenges.Learn more
2023 SDG Summit: A call to action from the Transboundary Water Cooperation Coalition
On the occasion of the 2023 SDG Summit in New York, 18-19 September, the Transboundary Water Cooperation Coalition calls Member States and all relevant stakeholders to act to protect and better manage transboundary waters in all basins and connected coastal systems worldwide.Learn more
Meet the winners: overcoming gender-related challenges in the water sector in Pan Africa
We are happy to announce the 5 winners of the gender case study competition, launched in June by GWP and the #IWRMActionHub. The case studies demonstrate how gender equality and inclusion have been improved in water management and climate resilience actions in the Pan African region.Learn more
Side Event: How IWRM Adapt Climate Change & Economic Development
September 11, we had the first side-event of the 18th World Water Congress on "How IWRM Adapt to Climate Change and Economic Development" in Beijing, China.Learn more
Integrated Water Resources Management
GWP works with countries and partners to implement integrated water resources management (IWRM) at all levels in support of SDG 6.5.
GWP introduces water-specific insights into national dialogues, planning, and investments associated with climate resilience-related development priorities.
GWP works across sectors and administrative borders to identify solutions that can promote sustainable transboundary water resources management.
Our vision is a water secure world.
From 2014 to 2019 GWP’s Country and Regional Water Partnerships supported over 80 countries in managing their water resources, manifested in more than 200 water governance outcomes.
1.5 € Billion
From 2010 to 2020, GWP supported water resources and climate resilience investments worth more than 1.5 € billion.
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Become our partner and engage with over 3000 organisations committed to building a water secure world.