UNESCO: WWAP - World Water Assessment Programme

Purpose, objectives, key priorities

WWAP monitors freshwater issues in order to provide recommendations, develop case studies, enhance assessment capacity at a national level and inform the decision-making process. Its primary product, the World Water Development Report (WWDR), is a periodic, comprehensive review providing an authoritative picture of the state of the world’s freshwater resources.

Related sub-programmes

not specified 

Funding schemes and instruments

Project funding 

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Rules for application, financial rules



ICPDR International Commission for the Protection of the Danube River; Danube River Basin case study     


World Water Assessment Programme (WWAP)
UNESCO - Division of Water Sciences
1, rue Miollis
75015 Paris 
Fax : +33.(0)
E-mail: wwap@unesco.org