Efficient water management requires new knowledge and implementable solutions, as well as synthesis of current experiences from different parts of the world. The primary objective of the Centre is generation of new knowledge, synthesis and application of existing knowledge, and dissemination of these information.

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Interdisciplinary Journal on all aspects of water development and management in both developed and developing Countries, published by Routlege.

How to Keep the Taps Running »
An op ed by Cecilia Tortajada and Asit K. Biswas on droughts, published by Straits Times, March 10, 2014
An Editor's Choice Collection of top articles »
Editors Asit Biswas and Cecilia Tortajada have put together a fantastic collection of their top articles from the International Journal of Water Resources Development
Water Security for Policy Makers and Practitioners Short Course »
19-23 May 2014, DEVCo, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK.
New Book »
Creating Shared Value: Impacts of Nestlé in Moga, India, by Asit K. Biswas, Cecilia Tortajada, Andrea Biswas-Tortajada, Yugal K. Joshi, with Aishvarya Gupta, Springer, 2014
IWRA World Congress Save the Date»
Edinburgh, Scotland, 25-29 May 2015

AGRIWATERPEDIA is an open-source knowledge platform. It seeks to engage those who work in agricultural water management to enhance their capacity to implement innovative solutions. AGRIWATERPEDIA has decided to launch a competition to increase the leverage of knowledge in this area and to invite contributors to enhance the existing knowledge platform.
More information on the competition »
Agriwaterpedia website »

Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy »
National University of Singapore
Last Update: April, 2014