About Our Programs

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Researchers make measurements at observation wells at a field research site in Oman.

MENA NWC is an alliance of research and educational centers, governments, the private sector, and civil society organizations in the Middle East and North Africa that are working together to:

(1) address present and future water challenges by creating knowledge and advancing implementation;

(2) stimulate economic growth by engaging with businesses and developing products and services; and

(3) foster meaningful and sustainable development.   

The Network is incorporated as a non-profit in Washington, D.C., USA.

MENA NWC is working to achieve its mission through an integrated set of programs:

A collaborative research program forges meaningful partnerships and develops and disseminates policy tools and technical and management interventions.

A regional capacity development program strengthens technical, financial, managerial and leadership skills.

A knowledge sharing program encourages long-distance collaboration and exchanges regional know-how to improve water resources planning and management.

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